Minor in Geomatics Engineering

Students minoring in Geomatics Engineering will complete a minimum of 19 credits with a grade of "C" or better in each course. Of the 19 credits, a minimum of 15 must be earned at FAU. Selected courses must be checked for the proper requirements. The minor is available to all full-time FAU students pursuing a declared major.

Required Courses (7 credits) - To be Taken First
Intro. to Geomatics Engineering see note 1 SUR 2034 3
Plane Surveying and
Plane Surveying Lab see note 2
SUR 2101
SUR 2101L
3
1


Additional Course Selection for a Minimum of 12 Credits
Photogrammetry and
Photogrammetry Lab see note 3
SUR 3331
SUR 3331L
2
1
Surveying Data Analysis see note 3 SUR 3643 3
Automated Surveying & Mapping and
Automated Surveying & Mapping Lab see notes 3 & 6
SUR 3141
SUR 3141L
3
1
Land Subdivision and Platting and
Land Subdivision and Platting Lab see note 3
SUR 3463
SUR 3463L
2
1
Eng. and Construction Surveying and
Eng. and Construction Surveying Lab see note 4
SUR 3205
SUR 3205L
3
1
Introduction to Geodesy see note 4 SUR 3530 3
Positioning with GPS5 and
Positioning with GPS Lab see note 5
SUR 4531
SUR 4531L
2
1
Legal Aspects of Surveying see note 3 SUR 4403 3


Notes:

  1. SUR 2104C, Fundamentals of Surveying, may be substituted.
  2. Requires MAC 2281, Calculus for Engineers 1 or MAC 2311, Calculus w/Analytical Geometry I.
  3. Requires SUR 2101/SUR 2101L, Plane Surveying/Plane Surveying Lab, as prerequisites.
  4. Requires SUR 3643, Surveying Data Analysis, as a prerequisite.
  5. Requires SUR 3530, Introduction to Geodesy, as a prerequisite.
  6. Requires MAP 3305, Engineering Mathematics and STA 4032, Probability and Statistics for Engineers.