Drone Surveying


Learning Objectives

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.