Mining and Minerals Engineering

CSMM104 - Land Management and Law (2011)

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MODULE TITLELand Management and Law CREDIT VALUE30
MODULE CODECSMM104 MODULE CONVENERProf Patrick Foster (Coordinator)
DURATION: TERM 1 2 3
DURATION: WEEKS
Number of Students Taking Module (anticipated)
DESCRIPTION - summary of the module content
AIMS - intentions of the module
To develop an understanding of the principles of land management and law in the UK.
INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOMES (ILOs) (see assessment section below for how ILOs will be assessed)
SYLLABUS PLAN - summary of the structure and academic content of the module
Week 1: Assessment of investment market yields relating to risk. Week 2: Effects of supply and demand on land and buildings. Week 3: Introduction to methods of valuation and construction and use of valuation tables. Week 4: Discounted cash flow and net present value. Week 5: Factors influencing mineral valuations, including contamination issues; redevelopment of mineral land. Week 6: Planning permission and procedures: role of Environmental Impact Assessment. Week 7: Development plans and landscape designation. Sustainable development. Week 8: Introduction to Minerals Planning in the UK. Week 9: Introduction to Law of Property.
LEARNING AND TEACHING
LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS (given in hours of study time)
Scheduled Learning & Teaching Activities Guided Independent Study Placement / Study Abroad
DETAILS OF LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS
ASSESSMENT
FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT - for feedback and development purposes; does not count towards module grade
SUMMATIVE ASSESSMENT (% of credit)
Coursework 50 Written Exams 50 Practical Exams
DETAILS OF SUMMATIVE ASSESSMENT
DETAILS OF RE-ASSESSMENT (where required by referral or deferral)
RE-ASSESSMENT NOTES
RESOURCES
INDICATIVE LEARNING RESOURCES - The following list is offered as an indication of the type & level of
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CREDIT VALUE 30 ECTS VALUE 15
PRE-REQUISITE MODULES None
CO-REQUISITE MODULES None
NQF LEVEL (FHEQ) M (NQF Level 7) AVAILABLE AS DISTANCE LEARNING No
ORIGIN DATE Thursday 15 December 2011 LAST REVISION DATE Thursday 15 December 2011
KEY WORDS SEARCH None Defined