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Area/Catalogue
GEOE 5011

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
105362

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
UniSA STEM

Course aim

To explore cadastral systems and the responsibilities of the cadastral surveyor in land administration.

Course content

Cadastral and land boundary systems. Real property and interests in land. Australian legal system and legislation related to cadastral surveying and land administration. Historical description of land and accessing of land information details. Introduction to valuation. Statutory framework for regional and local planning. Residential land division design. Social housing. Strata and community titles. Urban and rural land division case studies. Business practice for surveyors. Professionalism, ethics and regulation of cadastral surveying practice.

Textbook(s)

Ticehurst, F (ed.) 2007, Hallmann's Legal Aspects of Boundary Surveying as Apply in New South Wales , 2nd edition, release 6, The Institution of Surveyors NSW, New South Wales

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
GEOE 3018 Surveying Processes

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 2 hours x 12 weeks
Workshop 2 hours x 12 weeks
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 2 hours x 12 weeks
Workshop 2 hours x 12 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Presentation 1500 words equivalent 30% N/A
Review 1500 words 30% N/A
Report 1500 words plus plans 40% NA
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Presentation 1500 words equivalent 30% N/A
Review 1500 words 30% N/A
Report 1500 words plus plans 40% NA

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 4C)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note: all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation.

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