This course introduces the student to the topic of geodetic positioning. Topics covered include fundamental geodetic concepts, coordinate systems and coordinate transformations, the Earth's gravity field, vertical datums, geoid models and height systems, horizontal geodetic datums, reference systems and reference frames, datum and coordinate system transformations, direct and inverse computations on a sphere, an ellipsoid and in three-dimensions, and an introduction to space based positioning techniques.
Successful completion of a 2 year Geomatics Diploma Program or Equivalencies approval from Program Head
Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2019 term.
Tue Sep 03 - Tue Dec 17 15 Weeks
|Sep 03 - Dec 17||Online|
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