Undergraduate Programmes

Program Structure

The survey department looks out for distinctive students who exhibit energy, curiosity and a love of learning in their classes and lives. Academic excellence is the primary criterion for admission. The Bachelor of Science in Surveying is 4-Year program. The program is divided into two semesters per year. There is an examination at the end of each semester accounting for 60% of the Program Assessment. Course work (tests, assignments and practicals) contribute 40% of the assessment.

The Degree of Bachelor of Science in Surveying is awarded to a candidate who obtains a minimum of 154 credit units, gained from 42 Course Units. Of these, 40 shall be core course units and 2 shall be elective as indicated in the Table below.

  • Year
  • One
  • Two
  • Three
  • Four
  • Total Courses
  • Core
  • 13
  • 20
  • 9
  • 6
  • 40
  • Electives
  • 0
  • 0
  • 2
  • 2
  • 2
  • Cores and Electives
  • All Core Courses; No Electives
  • All Courses; No Electives
  • Core Courses; One Elective
  • Core Courses; One Elective
  • Core Courses; Two Electives


YEAR 1

  • Course Unit
  • SUV1101
  • TEC1101
  • EMT1102
  • SUV1102
  • SUV1103
  • SUV1104
  • SUV1201
  • SUV1202
  • SUV1203
  • SUV1204
  • SUV1205
  • SUV1206
  • SUV1301
  • Course
  • Principles of Surveying
  • Communication Skills for Technology
  • Survey Mathematics I
  • Physics of Surveyors
  • Plan Drawing
  • Natural Environment Studies
  • Introduction to Advanced Surveying
  • Measurement Science
  • Land Economy I
  • Economics for Surveyors
  • Computer Studies for Surveyors I
  • Engineering Surveying
  • Survey Camp
  • Core/Elective
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Credit Units
  • 4
  • 4
  • 4
  • 4
  • 4
  • 4
  • 4
  • 4
  • 3
  • 3
  • 4
  • 3
  • 4


YEAR 2

  • Course Unit
  • SUV2101
  • TEC2101
  • EMT2102
  • SUV2102
  • SUV2103
  • SUV2104
  • SUV2201
  • SUV2202
  • SUV2203
  • SUV2204
  • SUV2205
  • SUV2301
  • Course
  • Cartography
  • Sociology for Technology
  • Survey Mathematics II
  • Building Economics I
  • Land Economy II
  • Map Projections
  • Principles of Landscape Design
  • Photogrammetry I
  • Hydrographic Surveying
  • Computer Studies for Surveyors II
  • Land Law for Surveyors
  • Field Training for Surveyors I
  • Core/Elective
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Credit Units
  • 3
  • 4
  • 4
  • 3
  • 3
  • 4
  • 4
  • 4
  • 3
  • 4
  • 4
  • 2


YEAR 3

  • Course Unit
  • EMT3101
  • SUV3101
  • SUV3102
  • SUV3103
  • SUV3104
  • SUV3105
  • SUV3201
  • SUV3202
  • SUV3203
  • SUV3204
  • SUV3205
  • SUV3206
  • SUV3301
  • Course
  • Survey Mathematics III
  • Survey Adjustments I
  • Land Registration
  • Photogrammetry II
  • Physical Geodesy
  • Research Methods for Surveyors
  • Geographical Information Systems
  • Survey Adjustments II
  • Geometrical Geodesy
  • Building Economics II
  • Land Economy III
  • Remote Sensing
  • Field Training for Surveyors II
  • Core/Elective
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Elective
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Core
  • Credit Units
  • 4
  • 4
  • 3
  • 4
  • 3
  • 3
  • 4
  • 4
  • 3
  • 3
  • 3
  • 3
  • 3


YEAR 4

  • Course Unit
  • SUV4101
  • SUV4102
  • SUV4103
  • SUV4104
  • SUV4105
  • SUV4201
  • SUV4202
  • SUV4203
  • Course
  • Land Development
  • Cadastral Surveying
  • Professional Practice for Surveyors
  • Geodetic Astronomy
  • Survey Project
  • Business Management for Surveyors
  • Satellite Geodesy
  • Survey Project
  • Core/Elective
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Elective
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Core
  • Credit Units
  • 4
  • 4
  • 4
  • 3
  • 3
  • 4
  • 4
  • 3