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CEG3706 : Photogrammetry and Laser Scanning II

Semester 2 Credit Value: 10
ECTS Credits: 5.0


To develop the core principles and mathematics of photogrammetry and laser scanning.

Outline Of Syllabus

The theoretical basis of photogrammetric computer vision will be studied in lectures and practicals. Principles of digital image measurement will provide a background on automated techniques in photogrammetry and laser scanning. The course will conclude with a review of ongoing research and development in the photogrammetry and laser scanning sciences.

Teaching Methods

Teaching Activities
Category Activity Number Length Student Hours Comment
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesLecture11:001:00Concluding / revision lecture
Structured Guided LearningLecture materials180:206:00Non-synchronous pre-recorded lectures
Guided Independent StudyAssessment preparation and completion121:0012:00Practical follow up and reporting
Guided Independent StudyAssessment preparation and completion12:002:00Exam
Guided Independent StudyAssessment preparation and completion200:3010:00Exam revision
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesLecture11:001:00Introductory lecture
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesPractical13:003:00Photogrammetry practical - PiP
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesPractical33:009:00Laser scanning practical - PiP
Guided Independent StudyDirected research and reading201:0020:00Review of lecture slides / recordings - Canvas
Guided Independent StudyDirected research and reading361:0036:00Recommended reading
Teaching Rationale And Relationship

Students will gain an appreciation of the scientific principles of photogrammetry and laser scanning through the lecture programme and develop skills in data measurement and analysis through practical sessions.

Students should consult their individual timetable for up-to-date delivery information.

Assessment Methods

The format of resits will be determined by the Board of Examiners

Description Length Semester When Set Percentage Comment
Written Examination1202A70Unseen written examination
Other Assessment
Description Semester When Set Percentage Comment
Practical/lab report2M10N/A
Practical/lab report2A10N/A
Practical/lab report2M10N/A
Assessment Rationale And Relationship

Understanding will be assessed through examination whilst students ability to perform data measurement, processing and analysis will be assessed through reports on practical work.

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