Introduces fundamental concepts of surveying with applications for applied waste management and contaminated sites. Topics include an introduction to the survey methodology, survey instrumentation, methods for determining horizontal positions and elevations, including position determination using GPS satellite technology. This course will introduce the learner to some of the sampling techniques and analytical methods used to determine common pollutants in groundwater, sediment and soil. Major industrial pollution issues, typical chemical species, and environmental partitioning are discussed during the lecture periods. Field and lab safety, the use of field equipment in accordance with proper procedures are covered in the laboratory periods. The sampling exercises include: soil and ground water sampling techniques as they would pertain to using a drill rig, backhoe and hand augers; ground water sampling from existing installations, development and testing of monitoring wells. Pre-Requisite(s): EENG 7445, EENG 7415 and EENG 7425 Co-Requisite (can be taken as Pre-Requisite or concurrently): EENG 8405
Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2020 term.
Thu Sep 10 - Thu Dec 17 15 Weeks
|Sep 10 - Dec 17||Thu||14:30 - 17:30||BBY Online Delivery|
TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim
1 seat remaining as of Aug 10, 2020 9:06 pm (PDT). Availability may change at any time.
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Effective as of Fall 2019
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