Astronomy and Satellite Positioning
Astronomical positioning: Introduction to relative movements of earth, sun and stars; astronomical co-ordinate systems. Azimuth determination from sun observations and star observations in detail. Latitude and longitude determination in principle, with emphasis on error minimisation. Satellite positioning: Theory and practice of precise positioning using GPS series satellites.
|Faculty||Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment|
|School||School of Engineering|
Semester 1 - 2016
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
|Assumed Knowledge||Content covered in courses SURV2180, SURV2340, and SURV3510.|
|Timetable||2016 Course Timetables for SURV4410|