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SSUR 4510 Map Projections and Coordinate Systems (3 credits)

Prerequisite: SUR 2550 w/a grade "C" or better, or permission of instructor

This is an in-depth course addressing the popular conformal map projections employed in surveying and mapping programs. The theories for the Lambert conformal conic, Mercator, transverse Mercator, oblique Mercator and stereographic projections are presented. Designing the projection system, transformation between plane coordinates and geodetic positions and the conversion of survey data to map projection data are emphasized. The use of local conformal map projections will be presented.

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Cost:
Tuition $603 + Fees + Course Materials
Delivery Mode:
Lectures on DVD format
Time Limit :
Six (6) months to complete the course from the date of registration.
Examination:
One (1) final examination. All examinations must be proctored.
Assignment:
One (1) writing assignment - publication review.
Required Material:

Coursepack - Lecture Notes

7-disc DVD set

All course material is ordered through the Auraria Campus Bookstore at: http://www.aurariabooks.com/ePOS?this_category=126&store=461&form=shared3%2fgm%2fmain.html&design=461