MATH 120 :: Trigonometry for Surveying
Fall 2012 @Hawaii CC

CRN: 17639 (E. HI), 17640 (W. HI)
Credit Hours: 4
Instructor: Marilyn Bader
bader@hawaii.edu
(808) 934-2573 (Ph)
(808) 974-7757 (Fax)
Course URL: https://laulima.hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode: ITV
Dates: 08/20/2012 - 12/12/2012
Schedule:
MWF
8:00am- 9:15am
Origination Site: HawCC
Receive Sites: West Hawaii
Course Prerequisites: PreReq: ā€œCā€ or better in Math 25 or ā€œCā€ or better in Math 26 or placement in Math 120
Course Description: Designed for students in Forest TEAM & related careers. Application of trigonometry to surveying. Topics included are solving right triangles to find angle measures and lengths of sides; specifying directions (finding bearings and azimuths to plot surveys); converting between bearings and azimuths; computing precision; using Law of Sine and Law of Cosine to find the measures of angles and lengths of sides of oblique triangles; computing areas of triangles and other polygonal regions using geometric and trigonometric formulas, computing, correcting and balancing latitude and departure, computing error of closure, and finding the coordinates of the survey.
Textbooks: Revised textbook 04-17-12

Trigonometry for Surveying (REQUIRED)
by: Bergman
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
2007
ISBN: 978-0-39-030958-7
Updated: Wednesday, June 6, 2012 13:46:07