Course Description:

This course discusses the Earth as a natural system. It introduces students to the different aspects that constitute this natural system e.g. the Earth’s structure and the atmosphere. It also introduces students to the Geoharzards that take place on the Earth and how they can be monitored and mitigated using Geomatics tools.

Course Objectives:

To introduce students to:

  • The environment in which the land surveyor takes measurements
  • The role Geomatics plays in Environmental monitoring and management
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LSG 1205 Geo hazards and Environmental Studies DOC PDF PS