2024-2025 Catalog 
    Jun 18, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog

SRV 111 Surveying II

Lecture: 2 Lab: 6 Clinic: 0 Credits: 4
This course introduces route surveying and roadway planning and layout. Topics include simple, compound, reverse, spiral, and vertical curves; geometric design and layout; planning of cross-section and grade line; drainage; earthwork calculations; and mass diagrams. Upon completion, students should be able to calculate and lay out highway curves; prepare roadway plans, profiles, and sections; and perform slope staking.

Pre-requisite(s): SRV 110 .
Course is typically offered in Fall.
Course has transfer restrictions - 20 years

Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)
At completion of the course, the student should be able to do the following:

  1. Apply mathematics of horizontal curves to geometric design and layout.
  2. Calculate roadway elevations using vertical curves.
  3. Demonstrate basic staking skills.
  4. Develop a simple roadway plan using CAD.
  5. Prepare horizontal alignments using curve geometry and stationing.
  6. Calculate earthwork quantities.