Course Details

Structural and Industry Geodesy

Academic Year 2024/25

NEB028 course is part of 1 study plan

NPC-SIK Summer Semester 1st year

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Language of instruction



2 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment

course-unit credit

Offered to foreign students

Not to offer

Course on BUT site


13 weeks, 1 hours/week, elective


1. Basic terms of structural geodesy. Measurement errors, accuracy measures of 1D and 2D quantities. 2. Fundamentals of setting out accuracy analyses. Precise methods of angle and distance measurements. 3. Precise levelling. Setting out of angles, distances, and heights. 4. Basic methods of horizontal and vertical setting out. 5. Setting out drawings. Setting out control networks. Geodesy in designing and realization of structures. 6. Deformation measurements of structures. 7. Progresive geodetic measuring technologies (Global satellite navigation systems, Laser sscanning, Photogrammetry).


13 weeks, 1 hours/week, compulsory


1. Introduction, measures of precision, confidence intervals. 2. Accuracy analyses calculations of measurement and setting out. 3 Precise measurement of angles, parallactic method of distance measurement. 4. Precise leveling. 5. Indirect surveying of inaccessible distance. 6. GNSS measurement. 7. Check of fulfilling the credit conditions, final test, granting of credits.