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Course Number: SRVY 1301 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Introduction To Surveying

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: An overview of the surveying profession. The history of surveying and its impact on the world. Review of the mathematics used in surveying. Introduction to basic surveying equipment with emphasis on measurements. Instruction on surveying procedures and the limitation of errors. Calculation to determine precision and error of closure. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 1309 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Surveying Measurement

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: An introductory course covering the equipment and hardware of the profession necessary to measure horizontal and vertical distances, in accordance with prevailing and applicable professional standards, e.g. standards of the National Geodetic Survey, state and local statues and regulations, professional standards, such as the Texas Society of Professional Surveyors. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 1313 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Plane Surveying

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: An introductory overview of surveying equipment and measurement techniques with emphasis on leveling and traversing. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 1315 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Surveying Calculations

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: An introduction to the mathematics used in surveying and mapping, including algebra, plane trigonometry, and plane, solid, and analytical geometry. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: SRVY 1335 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Land Surveying Applications

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: A lab course covering the equipment, techniques and hardware of the profession necessary to measure horizontal and vertical angles and distances used in traversing, according to prevailing and applicable professional standards. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 1341 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Land Surveying

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: A study of the measurement and determination of boundaries, areas, shapes, location through traversing techniques. Instruction in a variety of adjustment methods using programmed and non-programmed hand-held calculators and computers. Methods of traversing and adjustment of errors according to prevailing and applicable professional standards. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 1342 (3 Credit Hours) New course added June 9, 2020
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Global Positioning System Techniques for Surveying and Mapping

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Introduction to the Global Positioning System (GPS) in surveying and mapping activities. Major topics include structuring a GPS system, designing a GPS data collection project, using GPS data collection equipment, collecting and processing GPS data, and correcting data errors. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 1370 (3 Credit Hours) New course added June 9, 2020
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry

This is a Local Need Course.
Course Description: Students will learn the procedures and methods used for deriving metric information from photographs, analog processes for using aerial photographs in production of topographic maps, flight planning, and cost estimation in aerial mapping work. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 1380 (3 Credit Hours) New course added June 9, 2020
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Cooperative Education-Survey Technology/ Surveying

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Career-related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Includes a lecture component. (1 Lec., 20 Ext.)


Course Number: SRVY 1391 (3 Credit Hours) New course added June 9, 2020
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Special Topics in Surveying

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 1491 (4 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year on any campus of Dallas College.

Course Title: Special Topics in Surveying

This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite: SRVY 1419.
Course Description: Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (3 Lec., 3, Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 2305 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): EFC, NLC

Course Title: Geographic Information Systems Applications

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: A hands-on course with computer applications providing additional conceptual understanding of geographic information systems and practical applications using a variety of Geographic Information System software. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 2331 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Geodetic Surveying and Mapping

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: A study of field astronomy, Polaris and solar observations, State Plane Coordinate Systems, and Global Positioning System. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 2335 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Geodetic Surveying and Mapping Application

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Emphasis on the field techniques of making astronomic observations, recovering control monuments, setting control monuments, and the planning and use of Global Positioning System receivers in data collection. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 2339 (3 Credit Hours) New course added June 9, 2020
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Engineering Design Surveying

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: A study of the theory and field methods of surveying alignments, to include highway routes, pipelines, utility and waterway construction, transmission lines and site stakeout, including the study of horizontal curves, vertical curves, areas, and earthwork volumes. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 2341 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Engineering Design Surveying Lab

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: The companion lab for Engineering Design Surveying. Emphasis on field methods of surveying alignments. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: SRVY 2343 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Surveying - Legal Principles I

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: The study of location, conveyance, ownership and transfer of real property under the laws of the State of Texas. Emphasis on the history of disposition of public land, interpreting written descriptions, dignity of calls and evidence, record search of public and private land records and preparation of a deed record sketch. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: SRVY 2344 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Eastfield Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Surveying - Legal Principles II

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: An advanced course in legal principles, retracement and boundary location with application of legal principles and Rules of Construction; writing survey reports and property descriptions; and a review of boundary law cases. (3 Lec.)



ACGM (Lower-Division Academic Course Guide Manual) Courses

Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for general academic transfer among community, state, and technical colleges in Texas; and state public four-year colleges and universities as freshman and sophomore general education courses.


WECM (Workforce Education Course Manual) Courses

Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four-year colleges and universities.