Land Surveying

Letterkenny Institute of Technology


Course Name Land Surveying
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code 90669 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Single Subject Certificate Letterkenny Institute of Technology None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment January (annually)
Application Date Application Requirements
To apply for any short course please download an application form from the LYIT website.

Please return the completed application form to:
Registry Office
Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Port Road
Co Donegal
F92 FC93
Duration 4hrs x 12 weeks
Course Fee The fee for this course is €200.
Entry Requirements The module is at level 6 on the National Framework of Qualifications. A background in construction or an engineering related discipline is desirable.
Course Content Is this course for me?
This module aims to introduce students to the basic principles of land surveying and to develop skills required to take linear and level measurements and to represent the results on scale drawings. Various techniques for area and volume calculations are covered alone with an introduction to theodolite and total station surveying.
Careers or Further Progression Follow-on Courses
◾The module may be combined with a Measurement & Construction module offered in Semester One to form a Certificate in Construction Economics and Surveying (10 Credits). The module is offered on 5 Civil Engineering and Construction entry level programmes. Check out these courses on
Further Enquiries Anne Boner
Head of Department
T: +353 (0)74 918 6403
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