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CIV ENGR 251: Engineering Spatial Measurements

  • Catalog Description:
    Introduction to the fundamentals of engineering measurements; units of measurement; significant figures; errors in measurement; measuring devices and their calibration; measurements of distances, angles, elevations and other engineering quantities; construction measurements; reference coordinate systems for point positioning, datums; mapping.
  • Credits: 2
  • Prerequisites: Math 221, ME 170 or cons inst
  • Official Course Description (pdf)

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