Introduction to territory study (i) (2010/2011)

Course code
4S02200
Name of lecturer
Sandra Vantini
Coordinator
Sandra Vantini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
12
Academic sector
M-GGR/01 - GEOGRAPHY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Secondo semestre dal Feb 28, 2011 al Jun 4, 2011.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The course aims at providing basic knowledge for understanding and reading of the terrestrial landscape and for the use of cartography

Syllabus

- identify different types of natural and anthropogenic landscape
- to analyze the relationship between man and environment, population-resources
- to define the concepts of risk, development, underdevelopment, sustainable development
- to check the distribution of population
- to consider the organization of rural areas, the spatial structure of industry, urban areas
- to introduce the history and methods of cartography
- the complexity and the evolution of human geography

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam