Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9102125402004Land Use PlanningElective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Aim of the lecture is planning of agricultural and non agricultural land use taking consider into requirements of types agricultural land utilisation types.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mustafa BOLCA
Learning Outcomes
1Able to learn the use of new technologies in land use planning
2Able to determination the relationships between soil characteristics and land use planning
3Able to Understanding the basic principles of land-use planning
4Able to learn the necessity of Land use planning in terms of economy and environmental protection
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Description Of Land Use Planning, Agricultural Land Utilisation Types, Soil Taxonomic Units, Relationship Of Soil Properties And Land Use Planning, Types Of Planning Land Use, Land Use Classification System, Suitability Classes For Agricultural Use (Scau), Rational Mapping Unit Indexes (Rmui) Of Mapping Units, Classes Of Approprıateness Of Agrıcultural Usage
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1The purpose and principles of land evaluation
2Land evaluation and land use planning
3Basic concepts in land use planning
4Land suitability classification
5Land evaluation procedures
6Identification of the types of land use
7Identification of land mapping units
8Midterm exam
9Determination land requests of land use types
10Determination of the characteristic and qualities of land
11Comparison land requests of land use types with land characteristics and qualities
12Land suitability classiffication
13The use of İLSEN land evaluation model program in land use planning
14The use of GIS in land use planning
15Final exam
16
Recommended or Required Reading
Lecture notes are supplied by the lecturer
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Discussion10220
Brain Storming515
Self Study148112
Individual Study for Mid term Examination7428
Individual Study for Final Examination7428
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)239
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