Upon completion of this class, the learner should be able to:
•Formulate an understanding of the history of aerial photography and mapping.
•Demonstrate a working knowledge of the marriage of technologies that birthed drone aerial surveying.
•Recognize the difference between fixed-wing and rotor drones.
•Describe alternative drone platforms and their uses.
•Demonstrate a firm grasp of what data aerial drones can collect.
•Apply the understanding of the data accuracy achievable.
•Express a knowledge of developing technologies in the realm of drones and surveying.