Cartography and GNSS

Help file (text)   Sample Exams (a US based course, with slightly different focus.  Look at Exams 1 and 2 for 2014/2015/2017)


Week

Monday

Topic

 

Readings

1 10/30

History of Map and Map Elements
Map Conventions
 
11/6

Holiday

   
2 11/13

Earth shape and datums Morocco Grids and Datums
3 11/20
Map Projections
Grids and graticules
Projections, Coordinates, and Graticules
4 11/27
Relief representation  
5 12/4
Data entry: Digitization, scanning, and vectorizing Scan & Register & Digitize
6 12/11
GNSS and GPS, GPS errors, accuracy  
7 12/18
GPS and field data collection GPS and Field Data Collection
8 12/25
No class  
1/1

Holiday
   
9 1/8
GPS and plate tectonics GPS plate motions
10 1/15
Exam