Practical

Paper Code: 
GEO 603
Credits: 
2
Contact Hours: 
60.00
Max. Marks: 
100.00
Objective: 

Plane Table Survey / Excursion : Introduction to the techniques of field survey in Geography. Importance of Plane Table Surveying, Characteristics. Stages of Surveying Study of the instruments used in the survey.

Basic principles of Surveying:

  1.     Intersection Method
  2.     Radiation Method
  3.     Resection Method

Merits and Demerits of this survey.
Remote Sensing: Introduction to remote sensing. Aerial photography .

Essential Readings: 

1)Digital Remote Sensing              P.Nag and M Kudrat

2)Practical Geography                    R.L Singh

3)Prayogik Bhoogol                        J.P Sharma

Village Survey report.
 

References: 

                                        

1)Elements of Cartography John Wiley and A.Robinson
2)Maps and Diagrams F.J Monkhouse, Methuren Co.Lmtd, London
3)Remote Sensing for Beginners P.K Gupta, Affiliated East West press,Delhi
 4)Statistical Methods in Geographical Studies A. Mahmood, Rajesh  Publications,Delhi
 5) Working with Maps K.K Gupta and V.C Tyagi Survey of India DST, New Delhi