Applied Geography (2010/2011)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S00768
Name of lecturer
Paola Savi
Coordinator
Paola Savi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-GGR/02 - ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL GEOGRAPHY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. 2A dal Feb 21, 2011 al Apr 10, 2011.

Lesson timetable

Sem. 2A
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.6  
Tuesday 2:00 PM - 3:40 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.6  
Thursday 9:20 AM - 11:00 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.3  

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to provide the theoretical and methodological tools to analyse the different territorial systems where students will work.
The analysis of case studies is a fondamental part of the course.

Syllabus

Methods of geoeconomic analysis
The location of economic activities
The city: functions and urban land use
Territorial disparities and spatial segregation
Human activity and the environment
Territorial competitiveness and local policies
Case studies analysis

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination