Course title
H09340004
Survey Instrument Design
Course description
This course covers several 3D measurement principles in surveying. It also includes basic error theory in measurements. Through designs of surveying instruments, students can understand the above-mentioned contents.
Purpose of class
The purpose of this course is to propose surveying methodologies improved through the designs of surveying instruments.
Goals and objectives
1. Can explain about fundamental algorithms of 3D measurement in surveying
2. Can design survey instruments
3. Can evaluate measurement accuracy of survey instruments
Language
English
Class schedule

Class schedule HW assignments (Including preparation and review of the class.) Amount of Time Required
1. 1st day [1]: Guidance and introduction of 3D measurement methodologies Prepare for experiments 100minutes
2. 1st day [2]: Brain storming on 3D measurements Prepare for experiments 100minutes
3. 1st day [3]: Design of survey instruments Prepare for experiments 100minutes
4. 2nd day [1]: Data acquisition Prepare for experiments 100minutes
5. 2nd day [2]: Accuracy evaluation Prepare for experiments 100minutes
6. 2nd day [3]: Report preparation Prepare for experiments 100minutes
7. 3rd day: Presentations and discussions Prepare for the examination 100minutes
Total. - - 700minutes
Relationship between 'Goals and Objectives' and 'Course Outcomes'

Class participation, Team work and Companionship Final reports Total.
1. 20% 20% 40%
2. 20% 20% 40%
3. 10% 10% 20%
Total. 50% 50% -
Evaluation method and criteria
The final grade will be composed of “Class participation, Team work and Companionship (50%),” and, ”Final reports (50%)”

Emphasis in the Report submission and evaluation (the Final Exam) will be placed upon
Identification of the proper instrument to be used in a given situation
Accuracy in measurement of quantities from these instruments
Representation of datasheets and maps/models

Evaluation:
S = 100% - 90%, A = 89% - 80%, B = 79% - 70%, C = 69% - 60%, D < 60%
Textbooks and reference materials
ISBN：978-4-06-154774-2

Prerequisites
None
Office hours and How to contact professors for questions
• Tuesday, 12:30-13:00, Surveying room 4106 (Omiya campus)
• Wednesday, 12:30-13:00, Nakagawa Lab, 09A32 (Toyosu campus)
Regionally-oriented
Non-regionally-oriented course
Development of social and professional independence
• Course that cultivates an ability for utilizing knowledge
Active-learning course
Most classes are interactive
Course by professor with work experience
Work experience Work experience and relevance to the course content if applicable
Applicable Lecture by Surveyor
Education related SDGs:the Sustainable Development Goals
• 9.INDUSTRY, INNOVATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE
• 11.SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND COMMUNITIES
• 12.RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION & PRODUCTION