CURRICULAR GUIDE

Surveying and Materials Tech
Certificate of Completion

Curriculum Code: 1011  (Effective Fall 2002 - Summer 2007)

This certificate provides students with basic instruction in surveying and
materials testing used in the civil engineering industry. Students will develop
skills in operating high-tech survey equipment; using computational software; and
determining the properties of density, bituminous, and concrete materials used
in construction. Graduates of this curriculum are prepared for entry level work
in surveying and materials testing.
Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course
prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for
skills assessment and advising information.

Contact the Manufacturing and Land Technologies Department, Gannon Vocational-
Technical Center, Room 1380, telephone number (517) 483-1336.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 17 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
CIVL 101    Civil Drafting                                                   4
CIVL 120    Surveying (See Note 1)                                           4
CIVL 124    Route Survey                                                     4
CIVL 132    Construction Materials (See Note 1)                              5

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   17

1.    Math Level 5 or the completion of MATH 114 with a minimum grade of 3.0 is
      required to enroll in this course.

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred
in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact
an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.
I                 II
CIVL 101          CIVL 124
CIVL 120          CIVL 132