Statistical Methods in Surveying and Mapping

2018/2019

Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

Students must have a bachelor degree in Surveying, Planning and Land Management or a bachelor degree with a similar content.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

To give the students thorough knowledge of statistical methods in surveying and mapping.

Students who complete the course module must:

Learning objectives

Knowledge

  • be knowledgeable about statistical concepts and achieve an understanding of the statistical way of thinking.
  • be knowledgeable about the method of least squares applied to reliability assessment blunder detection, and deformation analysis.
  • be knowledgeable about least squares adjustment

Skills

  • be able to master and evaluate statistical methods in relation to surveying and mapping.

Competences

  • be able to master general skills required to solve typical statistical tasks in relation to surveying and mapping.

Type of instruction

The module consists of a number of educational elements that support the achievement of the module objective.



Exam

Exams

Name of examStatistical Methods in Surveying and Mapping
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
ECTS5
Permitted aids
AssessmentPassed/Not Passed
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentStated in the framework provisions.

Facts about the module

Danish titleStatistiske metoder i landmåling og kortlægning
Module codePGLLANK15203
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
SemesterSpring
ECTS5
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module

Organisation

Study BoardStudyboard for Planning, Geography and Surveying
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design
SchoolSchool of Architecture, Design and Planning