Geography of environment and landscape (i+p) (2014/2015)

Course code
4S02127
Credits
12
Coordinator
Maria Pappalardo
Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
I MODULO PARTE (I) 6 M-GGR/01-GEOGRAPHY Semestrino IIA Maria Pappalardo
II MODULO PARTE (P) 6 M-GGR/01-GEOGRAPHY Semestrino IIB Maria Pappalardo

Learning outcomes

Module: I MODULO PARTE (I)
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To educate students to the complexity of the relationship between man and environment, and outline the role of the territory in the production of sustainability.
The attention will be focus on the environmental problem and will be discussed the issues on self-sustainability, combining them with the role played by local communities, both in the developed countries than in developing ones.



Module: II MODULO PARTE (P)
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To educate students to the complexity of the relationship between man and environment, and outline the role of the territory in the production of sustainability.
The attention will be focus on the environmental problem and will be discussed the issues on self-sustainability, combining them with the role played by local communities, both in the developed countries than in developing ones.

Syllabus

Module: I MODULO PARTE (I)
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Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of Geography.

Contents of the course:
Environment and landscape in the geographical tradition; definition of the concepts; the relationship between man and environment; environmental protection; natural and humanized environment; sustainable development; the geographical landscape; the representation and interpretation of the landscape, case sudies.

Text books:
For the students attending, besides lecture notes and material provided by the professor, the following texts:
TURRI E., Il paesaggio degli uomini: la natura, la cultura, la storia, Bologna, Zanichelli, 2003.
TOSCO C., Il paesaggio come storia, Il Mulino, Bologna, 2007.
TINACCI MOSSELLO M., Politica dell’ambiente. Analisi, azioni, progetti, Il Mulino, Bologna, 2008.
LEMMI E., Dallo “spazio consumato” ai luoghi ritrovati, Angeli, Milano, 2009.

For students not attending an interview with the professor is necessary in order to agree the program.
N.B., Photocopies are not allowed to the exams.

Teaching methods: Lectures, pratical lessons and conferences.



Module: II MODULO PARTE (P)
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Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of Geography.

Contents of the course:
Environment and landscape in the geographical tradition; definition of the concepts; the relationship between man and environment; environmental protection; natural and humanized environment; sustainable development; the geographical landscape; the representation and interpretation of the landscape, case sudies.

Text books:
For the students attending, besides lecture notes and material provided by the professor, the following texts:
TURRI E., Il paesaggio degli uomini: la natura, la cultura, la storia, Bologna, Zanichelli, 2003.
TOSCO C., Il paesaggio come storia, Il Mulino, Bologna, 2007.
TINACCI MOSSELLO M., Politica dell’ambiente. Analisi, azioni, progetti, Il Mulino, Bologna, 2008.
LEMMI E., Dallo “spazio consumato” ai luoghi ritrovati, Angeli, Milano, 2009.

For students not attending an interview with the professor is necessary in order to agree the program.
N.B., Photocopies are not allowed to the exams.

Teaching methods: Lectures, pratical lessons and conferences.

Assessment methods and criteria

Module: I MODULO PARTE (I)
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The grading will be based on an oral interview. The attending students have the opportunity to choose the exam in written form.


Module: II MODULO PARTE (P)
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The grading will be based on an oral interview. The attending students have the opportunity to choose the exam in written form.