Module –I (10 Hrs)
Concept of Surveying- Definition of surveying, Classification, Principle,
Linear Measurement- Different methods of direct measurement instrument for
chaining, Ranging, Chaining on uneven slopping ground, Errors in Chaining,
Chain Surveying – Chain triangulation, Survey stn., lines, locating ground
features, field work, instruments for setting out basic problems in chaining,
obstacles in chaining
Module –II (10 Hrs)
Compass Surveying – Principles use of Prismatic Compass, Measurement of
bearings, Conversion of bearings, Local attraction, Correction of compass
Plane Table Survey- Principles, Advantages and disadvantages, Equipment,
Accessories and their uses. Methods of plane table survey. Two point and three
Module –III (10 Hrs)
Levelling- Types of levelling and their uses, Permanent adjustment, Curvature
and refraction effects.
Contouring-Characteristics and uses of contours. Methods of contouring.
Module –IV (10 Hrs)
Theodolite Survey – Application in Height and distance measurements.
Permanent adjustment of transit theodolite, methods of repetitions and
Curve Setting – Simple circular curve setting by chain, tape & theodolite
Minor Survey Instruments – Box-sextant, Planimeter, Pantagraph, their working
principles and uses.
1. Surveying & Levelling – Kanetkar & Kulkarni, Vol.-I, Pune Vidyarthi Griha
2. Surveying – Punmia, Vol. – I, Laxmi Publication.
3. Surveying – S.K. Duggal, Tata McGraw Hill