Land Use and Land Management

Module Name

Land Use and Land Management

Identification code




Courses embedded



Term 2




Dr. Vasyanovich A.V.

Tuition language


Programme involvement

Compulsory MSc Environmental Management and Audit

Teaching form,

contact time per week

class size

Lectures: 18 h, seminars: 18 h



Workload overall

Contact time



ECTS credit points


Preconditions prescribed

It is necessary to have knowledge in the area of soil science, economics and agricultural production organization, land, civil, economic and administrative law, land relations, geography, geodesy, etc.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge of methods of agricultural arrangement of the areas; principles of land surveying design; skills in creating of documentation in the field of land use and land management; information of state land services and other organizations providing the operations with plots of land.


Basic features of land as natural resource, economic asset and real estate; normative legal acts, regulating issues of land use and land management in Russia; types and degrees of responsibility for breaking land laws; experience of land use and land management in our country and abroad; purpose, content and methods of nature use; order of state cadastral land record keeping; methods of cadastral land estimation and its order; principles of making and implementation of management decisions in the field of nature use and nature management for performing of real estate operations; government control, record keeping, design, efficient use and protection of land; land management and land monitoring; development and functioning of land market; review of area features of land use and land management.


Test (100%)

Teaching media

Powerpoint – presentations, handouts.


Sulin M.A. Principles of Land Management: Textbook for higher educational establishments. – M.: Lan’, 2002.

Sulin M.A. Land Management: Textbook for higher educational establishments. – M.: Lan’, 2009.

Dubyonok N.N., Shulyak A.S. Land Management and Principles of Geodesy: Textbook. – 2007.