Applied Geography (2014/2015)

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. IB dal Nov 17, 2014 al Jan 18, 2015.

Lesson timetable

Sem. IB
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.6  
Tuesday 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.6  

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
The globalization and the spatial disparities
The location of economic activities
The city: functions and urban land use
Human action and natural environment
Territorial policies
Case studies


Libri di testo
Dematteis G., Lanza C., Nano F., Vanolo A., Geografia dell’economia mondiale, Utet, Torino, 2010

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination