Photogrammetry 1

10 Units

Brief history of photography and photogrammetry; geometry of a single image; relative and absolute orientation; analytical and digital plotters; camera and lens calibrations.

Faculty Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
School School of Engineering
Availability Semester 1 - 2014 (Callaghan Campus)
Semester 1 - 2015 (Callaghan Campus)

Exposure of surveying/engineering students to another rigorous form of measurement and subsequent analysis whilst learning life-long skills in photogrammetric processes.


Brief history of photography and photogrammetry. Geometry of a single image. Relative and absolute orientation, analytical and digital plotters. Camera and lens calibrations. Mapping from aerial photographs. Close range photogrammetry.

Replacing Course(s) N/A.
Transition N/A.
Industrial Experience 0
Assumed Knowledge Content covered in courses SURV1110 Surveying 1, SURV1120 Surveying 2, SURV2130 Surveying 3, SURV2180 Electronic Surveying, SURV2340 Survey Computing, SURV3350 Analysis of Observations.
Modes of Delivery Internal Mode
Teaching Methods Lecture
Assessment Items
  • Other: (please specify) - A combination of formal examination, written assignments, and other examinations. NOTE: Any modification to the above assessment arrangement will appear on the course outline normally issued in Week 1.
Contact Hours
  • Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
  • Tutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
  • Laboratory: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Compulsory Components None listed
Course Materials None listed
Timetable 2015 Course Timetables for SURV3610

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