Principles and Methods of Geographical Research (2009/2010)

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Course code
4S00816
Name of lecturer
Emanuela Gamberoni
Coordinator
Emanuela Gamberoni
Number of ECTS credits allocated
4
Academic sector
M-GGR/01 - GEOGRAPHY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. 1A dal Oct 1, 2009 al Nov 15, 2009.

Lesson timetable

Sem. 1A
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.6  
Wednesday 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.6  

Learning outcomes

Students will learn to observe and to read the elements of the territory as complex system. They will know geographical paradigms and they will be able to analyse the territory from the geographical point of view. They will consider the contribution of the cartography and charts.

Syllabus

The Geography: from the description to the interpretation of the contemporary world characteristics.
Paradigms and case studies.

Bibliography:
Bartaletti F., Geografia generale. Principi, nozioni, campi di ricerca, Torino, Bollati Boringhieri, 2006.
Vallega A., Le grammatiche della geografia, Bologna, Pàtron, 2004.

Further bibliographical references will be provided during the lessons.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination.