BH116 - Bachelor of Applied Science (Surveying) (Honours)

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RMIT program code: BH116
Plan name: Bachelor of Applied Science (Surveying) (Honours)
Plan code: BH116
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 084350E

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

For students who commence their study in this program from 1 January 2016 onwards, please note that some courses listed in this structure will have their course marks count toward your program's weighted average mark. Your weighted average mark will determine the honours level of your award once you have completed the program. If a course counts toward your weighted average mark, that fact will be stated in its course guide. In Enrolment Online, after you completed your course enrolment, you will be notified which of the enrolled courses will count toward the weighted average mark.

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  Year Four of Program
 

For more information about the weighted average mark, please click here
 

To graduate you must complete the following:

 

Work experience

In addition to completing the courses in the program, you are required to obtain a minimum of 12 weeks work experience during your program. This is usually undertaken in vacation periods of the program.

 

Students articulating from RMITs School of Vocational Engineering & Heath Sciences with an Advanced Diploma in Surveying or Advanced Diploma in Spatial Information Services  

Students who have completed the Advanced Diploma in Surveying or Advanced Diploma in Spatial Information Services will be eligible for Credit Transfer in accordance with the articulation agreement between the programs.

You are strongly advised to apply for credit transfer during your first week in the program via smgs.students@rmit.edu.au

 

Students transferring from BH117 - Bachelor of Science (Geospatial Science)(Honours)  

 

  • Applications for transfer from BH117 to BH116 will only be considered after successful completion of the first year of BH117 and the course Mathematics for Surveying and Geomatics A.
  • A credit level average (GPA 2) must be obtained. In addition, transfer will only be possible if there are vacancies in program BH116.
  • Students accepted into BH116 will receive credits for all courses common between the two programs and these common courses will be included in the calculation of program Grade Point Average.

 

Students transferring or entering from other Higher Education programs

Students who have partially or fully completed another higher education program may be eligible for some Credit Transfer/Recognition of Prior Learning.

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Year One of Program

Note: You are to enrol in GEOM1033 Semester 2 only. Please do not enrol into GEOM1033 in Semester 1.

 

Program Enrolment Information Sessions

All students are strongly encouraged to attend the Program Enrolment Information Sessions for advice and guidance on appropriate course enrolment. Please refer to your offer letter for details. 

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Mathematics for Surveying and Geomatics A12YesMATH2163City Campus3189
Surveying 112GEOM2088City Campus1539
Scientific Communication12YesONPS2338City Campus1545
Cartography 112YesGEOM2077City Campus1535
Physical Geography12GEOM1022City Campus3142
Spatial Information Science Fundamentals12GEOM1033City Campus27013146
Introduction to Physical Modelling12YesPHYS1080City Campus1202
Applied Geospatial Techniques12YesGEOM2083City Campus3158
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Note: You are to enrol in GEOM1044 in Semester 2 only.

Please do not enrol into GEOM1044 in Semester 1.

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Mathematics for Surveying and Geomatics B12YesMATH2164City Campus3190
Geospatial Physics and Statistics12YesPHYS2088City Campus1215
Surveying 212YesGEOM2089City Campus1540
Cartography 212YesGEOM2079City Campus1536
Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry 112YesGEOM2084City Campus3159
Surveying 312YesGEOM2091City Campus3161
Spatial Information Science Principles12YesGEOM1044City Campus3153
GPS Mapping12YesGEOM2139City Campus3171
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Cadastral Surveying 112YesGEOM2101City Campus1542
Surveying 412YesGEOM2093City Campus1541
Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry 212YesGEOM2086City Campus1538
Engineering Surveying 112YesGEOM2104City Campus3163
Cadastral Surveying 212YesGEOM2102City Campus3162
Geodesy12YesGEOM2119City Campus3167
Research Procedures12GEOM2124City Campus3169
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from the following list of Program Options:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Accounting in Organisations and Society12ACCT1046City Campus18421781
Business Advisory Services12YesACCT1022City Campus18401821
Digital Business Design and Innovation12ISYS1051City Campus19651907
Database Concepts12YesISYS1057City Campus17041658
Introduction to Programming12YesCOSC1519City Campus17201670
Mathematics and Statistics12YesMATH2123City Campus31843136
Project Management Concepts12BUSM3307City Campus13521346
Resource Management12YesENVI1098City Campus1528
Sustainable Futures12ENVI1153City Campus2628 (FF)
 
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Year Four of Program

Complete the following Six (6) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Land Development12GEOM2075City Campus1533
Geospatial Science Major Project A12YesGEOM2114City Campus1543
Engineering Surveying 212YesGEOM1060City Campus1531
Survey Network Design and Analysis12YesGEOM2121City Campus3168
Professional Practice12YesGEOM2116City Campus3166
Geospatial Science Major Project B12YesGEOM2115City Campus3164
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Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from any:

University Elective
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Associate Professor Don Grant

School of Science

Building 12, Level 11, Room 09

360-370 Swanston Street

Melbourne VIC 3000

Tel: +61 3 9925 2424 

Fax: +61 3 9925 2454

Email: donald.grant@rmit.edu.au

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If your program is taught by a Vocational Education (VE) school then please go to the Vocational Education timetabling website.

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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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