Course description

The beginners course in surveying. This course includes the very basics of surveying concepts and methods of measurement, using such equipment as tapes, rods, compass and hand held clinometers. The course is just to kick start the student in surveying.


  • The purpose of this course is to introduce the student to what is meant by surveying, both theoretically and in practice.
  • Grasp the student’s interest in achieving by doing.
  • Help the students to get to know each other and to work as a team.
Attachment Name Attachment Type
CES1101 Preliminary Surveying I DOC PDF PS