Geography of population (p) (2007/2008)

Course not running

Course code
4S01970
Name of lecturer
Maria Pappalardo
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Other available courses
Academic sector
M-GGR/01 - GEOGRAPHY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
II semestre dal Feb 18, 2008 al May 31, 2008.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

the course aims to provide basic knowledge of geography of populations leading to the comprehension of the dynamics and structure of population. The course will provide as well a historical overview of the evolution of the different worldly demographic systems, along with a comparison of the relationship among economy, society and social organization both in Advanced and in developing countries.

Syllabus

Contents of the course: elements of geography of population; the worldly increasing of population; population- economy- society.

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam