BELARUSIAN STATE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY Forestry Faculty DEPARTMENT OF LANDSCAPE DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE (Department of LDA) Head of the Department, Ph. D (Biology), Assistant Professor, Tamara Burganskaya
В Specialization “Planting of Greenery in Inhabited Places” was found in the framework of specialty “Forestry” at the Forestry Faculty of the Belarusian Technological Institute in 1968 with professor Boris Zhilkin initiative. Since 1988, students have been admitted to the specialization “Landscape Architecture” in the specialty “Forestry and Landscape Gardening“. In 1992, the specialization “Landscape Architecture” was assigned to the Department of Forest Protection, which was renamed into the Department of Forest Protection and Landscape Design. In 1994, the first admission of students for the specialty “Landscape Architecture” was conducted. The Department of Landscape Design and Architecture was formed in 2009 as a result of reorganization of the Department of Forest Protection and Landscape Design (order № 966 from 25. 09. 2009 г. ). § Students of the first graduating class of the specialty “Landscape Architecture" during the training practice on landscape architecture in the Loshitsa manor and park complex, 1996
Department of Landscape Design and Architecture carries out the training of specialists of the highest qualification in the specialty “Landscape Architecture” Specializations: «Construction and Maintenance of Landscape Structures» Our specialists are able at a high professional level : to develop landscape design projects; to reconstruct or restore monuments of landscape art; to decorate the interior of the office, production or living spaces; to maintain the viability and increase the sustainability of green plantations in difficult environment, to carry out revegetation of disturbed landscapes; to organize the cultivation of ornamental wood and flower plants in the open and protected ground The qualification “Landscape Architecture Engineer” provides the graduates with the possibility to work as landscape designers, heads of improvement afforestation and greenery departments, engineers, specialists in improvement activities, agronomists in various property management organizations, lecturers of specialized disciplines (subjects) at colleges and higher schools, etc.
Area of application of professional knowledge of a specialist in landscape architecture • • design institutes and bureaus; landscaping agencies; forestry; historical park complexes; botanical gardens; construction organizations; research organizations and institutes; • planting of greenery organizations of regional, municipal or local importance; • enterprises of housing and communal services; • floricultural and plant growing enterprises and nurseries; • educational institutions (colleges, technical schools, lyceums, universities); • management field.
Subjects 29 SUBJECTS ARE ASSIGNED TO THE DEPARTMENT THEY ARE TOUGHT AT 3 FACULTIES OF BSTU (Forestry, Forestry Engineering and Wood Technology, Extramural) 4 SPECIALITIES OF GRADUATE PROGRAMME: 1 -75 02 01 “Landscape Architecture” (specialization 1 -75 02 01 02 ”Construction and Maintenance of Landscape Structures» ) : • Territorial Landscaping • Descriptive Geometry and Architectural Graphics • Decorative Dendrology • Small Garden Design • Floriculture • Basics of Fruit and Vegetable Production • Garden Architectural Forms • Ornamental Plants Nurseries • Standarts in Landscape Construction • Construction and Maintenance of Landscape Structures • Computer Technology in Landscape Design • Floral Design • History and Theory of Landscape Art • Urban Open Spaces Systems 1 -75 01 01 “Forestry” : Basics of Garden Maintenance 1 -89 02 02 “Tourism and Nature Management” : Landscape Planning and Organization of Territories for Ecological Tourism 1 -46 01 02 “Technology of Wood Working Production” (с specialization 1 -46 01 02 02 “Technology and Design of Furniture”) : Drawing and Perspective
Учебные дисциплины 2 SPECIALITIES OF MASTER’S DEGREE PROGRAMME: 1 -75 80 05 «Landscaping of Residential Areas» (scientific master’s studies): • Innovative Technologies in Landscape Architecture and Garden Maintenance • Perspective Directions of Landscape Design and Construction • Modern Methods of Plant Use in Landscape Architecture and Design • Modern Technology in Ornamental Horticulture 1 -75 81 01 “Landscape Design and Construction” (practical master’s studies): • Lawns and Alternative Cover in Landscape Construction • Intensive Management of the Sector of Gardening and Ornamental Plant Growing • Information Technology in Landscape Design and Construction • Perspective Directions of Landscape Architecture and Design • Ornamental Design of Open Spaces and Interiors • Scientific Restoration and Reconstruction of Landscape Structures
v Main educational publications of the Department’s teaching stuff in 2012 -2017
Descriptive Geometry and Architectural Graphics room
Decorative plant cultivation laboratory
The BSTU Botanical Garden is the main base of the department for doing practical and research work by students of the speciality “Landscape Architecture”
The BSTU Botanical Garden
The BSTU Botanical Garden
Educational practical work The department conducts educational practical work in 7 disciplines for students of 2 specialties : • • 1 -75 02 01 “Landscape Architecture” – Floriculture, Decorative Dendrology, Ornamental Plants Nurseries, Landscape Art, Landscape Architecture, Construction and Maintenance of Landscape Structures. 1 -89 02 02 “Tourism and Nature Management” – Complex Accomplishment of Territories for Ecological Tourism. During the practice period in the Forestry Experimental Station in Negoreloe, the students of the specialty “Landscape Architecture” perform all kinds of works on creating and maintaining the planting of ornamental plants in the parterre part of the botanical garden
Scientific research work at the department is conducted in the following main areas : – development of perspective range and technologies for growing of ornamental floral and woody plants; – scientific substantiation and improvement of methods and means of landscape organization of populated areas, criteria for assessing the state of green plantations; – landscape analysis of territories and organization of works on the maintenance of landscaping objects.
The main results of research projects conducted during 2012– 2017: – Perspective methods of gardening and revitalization of industrial territories in the Republic of Belarus (O. M. Berezko); – Decorative eco gardening (S. A. Prahodski); – Recommendations on perspective methods of creating and using topiary forms of deciduous shrubs in the planting of greenery in the Republic of Belarus (N. A. Makoznak); – Technological regulations on the composition of substrates and the feeding of flowers of single-season and longterm use in flower gardens (T. M. Burganskaya, V. G. Rusalenko); – Database of flower-ornamental plants that are promising for use in greenery of the category "Center“ objects with various functional purposes in Minsk (T. M. Burganskaya); – Recommendations on the composition and coloristic solution of the flower-decorative design of the landscaping objects in the central part of Minsk (N. A. Makoznak, O. M. Berezko, A. D. Telesh); – Recommendations on landscaping of school territories taking into account modern trends in landscape architecture and the specifics of an educational institution (T. M. Burganskaya, L. N. Grigortsevich, N. A. Makoznak, L. S. Pashkevich, S. A. Prachodski, I. K. Zelvovich); – Quality tests of student preparation for design activities (electronic version) (M. V. Sidorenko, G. A. Volchenkova).
The main research results Title PERSPECTIVE METHODS OF GARDENING AND REVITALIZATION OF INDUSTRIAL TERRITORIES IN THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS Description The purpose of the work is to identify promising methods of planting greenery of industrial territories, to identify the range of woody-shrub and grassy plants suitable for planting greenery of industrial and contaminated areas with various types of pollution; Development of general recommendations on the application of perspective gardening methods for various functional zones of industrial enterprises, development of schemes for technical and protective planting of industrial and adjacent areas To date, the development of gardening methods, most appropriate to the complex environmental conditions of industrial zones of industrial enterprises, has been developed, techniques have been developed corresponding to recreational and household areas, and a number of options have been proposed for the decorative design of various sections of the territory Advantages Expansion of the assortment of plants adapted to the conditions of Belarus, resistant to industrial pollution, expansion of borders and methods of their use. Application areas Social effect Cost effectiveness Analogues are absent in the Republic of Belarus Cooperation proposals Contract Contacts Assoc. professor Berezko O. M. , head of the department Burhanskaya T. M. phone +37517 327 15 21, brefil@rambler. ru
The main research results Title DEVELOPMENT OF A DESIGN PROJECT FOR LANDSCAPE ORGANIZATION OF THE “BORISOV EXPERIMENTAL FORESTRY“ TERRITORY Description The aim of the work was to develop a design concept for the landscape organization of the territory of the Borisov Experimental Forestry office. Reconnaissance inspections were carried out on the territory of the design object, an inventory of existing plants was carried out. Three variants of draft proposals for landscape organization of the forestry office were developed: on the basis of the option chosen by the customer, a master plan, a dendrological plan and a landing drawing were developed. Application areas Social effect Technology readiness level The project was introduced into the Borisov Experimental Forestry Cooperation proposals Contract Contacts Assoc. professor Berezko O. M. , head of the department Burhanskaya T. M. phone +375 17 327 15 21, brefil@rambler. ru
The main research results Title DECORATIVE ECO GARDENING Description The technology makes it possible to obtain high-quality planting material of various species and varieties of woody and herbaceous plants with a long decorative period Advantages Expansion of the range of ornamental plants adapted to Belarusand middle band of the CIS(including native species), widening the boundaries and methods of their usage, increasing the greening of cities, improving the ecological situation in settlements Application areas Obtaining planting material of specific and ecologically valuable ornamental woody and herbaceous plants for landscaping purposes Technology readiness level BSTU Botanical garden Cost effectiveness Native plant species in the central CIS are not grown enough Estimated cost Depends on the volume of implementation Cooperation proposals Contract Contacts Assoc. professor Prahodski S. A. , head of the department Burhanskaya T. M. Phone +375 17 327 15 21, kafedralpsps@gmail. com
Title TECHNOLOGICAL REGULATIONS ON THE COMPOSITION OF SUBSTRATES AND THE FEEDING OF FLOWERS OF SINGLE-SEASON AND LONG-TERM USE IN FLOWER GARDENS Description The composition of the substrate for cultivation of open-ground flowers at the green spaces of various functional purposes is proposed, recommendations are given on the fertilization of annual, biennial and perennial flowers with mineral fertilizers that take into account the biological characteristics of plants and the content of the basic elements of mineral nutrition in the substrate Advantages The development takes into account the peculiarities of mineral nutrition of flower-ornamental plants, is focused on the assortment of species and varieties of open-ground flowers, promising for the formation of flower-decorative compositions on the territory of Belarus Application areas Landscape architecture and design (development of architectural and landscape projects); communal services and garden and park construction (planting of greenery and territory accomplishment, care of green spaces) Technology readiness level Applied in production (2 acts of implementation) and the educational process Cost effectiveness The development is aimed at improving the quality of life and aesthetic improvement of the human environment; it has a predominantly social effect Contract Cooperation proposals Implementation of development in regions with similar natural and climatic conditions; conducting joint research with foreign partners Contacts Burganskaya T. M. Department of Landscape Design and Architecture, Belarusian State Technological University, Sverdlova str. , 13 а, 220006 Minsk, Belarus; tel. : +37517 327 15 21, fax: +37517 327 62 17, E-mail: kafedralpsps@belstu. by
Title RECOMMENDATIONS ON PERSPECTIVE METHODS OF CREATING AND USING TOPIARY FORMS OF DECIDUOUS SHRUBS IN THE PLANTING OF GREENERY IN THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS Description The development includes information on common approaches to the formation of sheared compositions of deciduous shrubs in modern landscape architecture and design, an assortment of ornamental deciduous shrubs to create topiary plant forms in the Republic of Belarus, and promising methods for creating and using topiary forms of deciduous shrubs in the landscaping of the Republic of Belarus. Advantages The development takes into account the specifics of the natural and climatic conditions of the Republic of Belarus, is focused on the assortment of species and decorative forms of deciduous shrubs most promising for the formation of topiary compositions on the territory of Belarus. Application areas Landscape architecture and design (development of architectural and landscape projects); communal services and garden and park construction (planting of greenery and territory accomplishment, care of green spaces). Technology readiness level Applied in production (1 act of implementation) and the educational process Cost effectiveness The development is aimed at improving the quality of life and aesthetic improvement of the human environment; it has a predominantly social effect Contract Cooperation proposals Implementation of development in regions with similar natural and climatic conditions; conducting joint research with foreign partners Contacts Burganskaya T. M. , Makoznak N. A. Department of Landscape Design and Architecture, Belarusian State Technological University, Sverdlova str. , 13 а, 220006 Minsk, Belarus; tel. : +37517 327 15 21, fax: +37517 327 62 17, E-mail: kafedralpsps@belstu. by
Number of research results applied in production Use of research results in 2012– 2017 30 Year Applied results 20 production educational process 2012 4 14 2013 5 17 2014 9 10 2015 23 15 25 2016 25 23 15 2017 23 22 Total 89 101 10 0 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Number of research results applied in educational process 20 10 5 0 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Scientific publications of the Department’s teaching stuff in 2012– 2017 Number of publications (pieces) Kind of publication total including Article abroad editions total Proceedings of including the conferences abroad editions total Abstract including abroad editions Publications, indexing in the Scopus, Web of Science Databases Total including abroad editions 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total, pieces 12 15 16 15 8 14 80 – 3 1 5(1)* 3 6 18(1)* 9 9 5 7 12 7 49 6 8 5 6 8 4(1)* 37(1)* 12/1, 2 11 20 15 17 18 93 – – 1 - 2 – – 2 - 2 33 6 35 11 41 7 37 11 37 12 39 10 222 57 * ( ) – including publications in English
Research work of students The number of students, worked on planned budget and contract research 16 14 12 4 10 8 7 with payment 7 without payment 6 3 4 2 2 3 4 4 3 2012 2013 2014 2015 0 10 11 2016 2017
Research work of students Number of scientific works and displays of students, received awards at competitions and exhibitions 30 25 20 15 10 5 0 2 4 14 10 2012 2013 11 1 6 5 10 12 13 2014 2015 2016 other Republican competitions and exhibitions International competitions and exhibitions
EDUCATIONAL SCIENTIFIC AND PRACTICAL CENTRE “GREEN CONSTRUCTION” (DEPARTMENT OF LANDSCAPE DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE, CENTRAL BOTANICAL GARDEN OF NAS OF BELARUS, PCUE “MINSKZELENSTROY”) § Team-work at the Branch Scientific Technical Programme “Introduction and Planting of Greenery” (2011 -2015) § Action as opponents to the dissertations, carried out at the base of the CBG of NAS of Belarus § Review of educational and scientific editions, publications, research returns § Team-work consisting of State Examining Board in the BSTU and the Artistic Council of the CBG of NAS of Belarus § Conducting of educational and practical trainings on the basis the CBG of NAS of Belarus, UE “Minskzelenstroy” and other kind of work.
In 2012, on the bases of the Department of Landscape Design and Architecture Landscape Design Workshop was found, normative base for its activities was developed. The aim of the Landscape Design Workshop is to carry out research, designed, advisory and educational work in the field of landscape design and architecture on principles of self-financing.
Landscape Design Workshop
Landscape Design Workshop
Landscape Design Workshop
Department of Landscape Design and Architecture online (at Facebook) • Since 2012 the Department is online • More then 650 professional participants of the group (students and graduates of the department, specialists in the field of landscape design and architecture) • Weekly renewal • Permanent connection with profile organizations and specialists in the field of landscape design and architecture