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CET 214 EVIDENCE & PROCEDURES FOR BOUNDARY LOCATION

CET 214 – Evidence and Procedure for Boundary Location

Course Outline

Course Number & Name:  CET 214 Evidence and Procedure for Boundary Location

Credit Hours:  3.0             Contact Hours:  3.0          Lecture:  3.0       Lab:  N/A             Other:  N/A

Prerequisites:  Grade of “C” or better in CET 212

Co-requisites:  None                                                      Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description: This course addresses the concept of evidence relating to boundary locations as discoverable on the ground and through deeds or other written records, and the procedures followed by the land surveyor when conflicts occur between those items of evidence by relating laws and cases.

Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:

  1. explain the surveyor’s role as a gatherer of evidence in the property determination process;
  2. explain the general principles of law used in the retracing of record title lines; and
  3. write a legal description of a boundary survey.