Applied Geography (2013/2014)

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 IIA dal Feb 24, 2014 al Apr 20, 2014.

Lesson timetable

Sem IIA
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.3  
Wednesday 2:00 PM - 3:40 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.3  
Thursday 2:00 PM - 3:40 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.3  

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to provide a series of theoretical and methodological tools to analyse different territorial systems. The theoretical analysis will be supported by a number of case studies.

Syllabus

Applied Geography versus Economic Geography
Globalization and spatial disparities
The location of economic activities
The city: functions and urban land use
Human action and natural environment
Territorial policies
Case studies



BIBLIOGRAFIA
Appunti e materiali scaricabili dalla piattaforma e-learning
Dematteis G., Lanza C., Nano F., Vanolo A., Geografia dell’economia mondiale, UTET, Torino, 2010 (capitoli 1,2,3,7,8,9,10).


Studenti non frequentanti:
Dematteis G., Lanza C., Nano F., Vanolo A., Geografia dell’economia mondiale, UTET, Torino, 2010

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination with open questions on specific topics