UAS 121 - UAS Applications in Surveying

Course Description

The objective of this class is to give the student the background necessary to operate drones for surveying applications. This course3 will cover the following topics: obtaining a FAA Commercial Drone License, operation of a drone system to include data collection for mapping, software training for creation of point clouds, mosaics, topographical maps, and more. Passing the FAA Remote Pilot written examination is a requirement of the class. FAA testing fee is not included in the course fee. Group 2 course.

Credit Hours

3

Contact Hours

4

Lecture Hours

2

Lab Hours

2