Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2019Year School/Graduate School School of Science
Lecture Code HM580000 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 測量学
Subject Name
(Katakana)
ソクリョウガク
Subject Name in
English
Surveying
Instructor NAKAKUKI TOMOEKI
Instructor
(Katakana)
ナカクキ トモエキ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Inte
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Lecture 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 2 : Undergraduate Low-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 25 : Earth and Planetary Science
Eligible Students  
Keywords Geodetic surveying, Earth's figure, GPS, Seafloor positioning, Crustal deformation, Huge earthquake 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
Geodesy and surveying are one of the most fundamental field of earth planetary science 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
Earth and Planetary Systems Science
(Abilities and Skills)
・To acquire the ability to apply and develop the basic knowledge of earth and planetary science by organizing it. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Leaning the fundamentals of geodesy/surveying, and GPS/seafloor positioning as applications, and understanging huge earthquake and tsunami through crustal deformation. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Triangulation/Trilateration
lesson2 Leveling and Elevation
lesson3 Geodetic datum and Earth's figure
lesson4 Gravity and Earth's rotation
lesson5 Tide
lesson6 The era of Columbus
lesson7 Onboard measuring instrument
lesson8 Space geodesy
lesson9 Global Positioning System
lesson10 Acoustic ranging
lesson11 Seafloor positioning
lesson12 Earthquake and fault
lesson13 Crustal deformation
lesson14 Huge earthquake
lesson15 Tanami early warning 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
Reference documents will be given in each lecture. 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
PC projector (PowerPoint) 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Review the knowledges learned in the class trying to explain them by your words. 
Requirements  
Grading Method Small tests 
Message  
Other   
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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