|SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR||M-GGR/02|
The course is dedicated to the study of the territory. In particular, explains how the distribution of resources and population on earth affect socio-economic and environmental development.
At the end of the course, the student will be able to:
The course consists of lectures, for a total of 54 hours ( 9 CFU) , aimed at presenting and studying the main notions of economic, enviromental and political geography through the use of practical examples.
The materials used during the lessons will be uploaded to AulaWeb together with other materials (reports, links to databases, etc.) aimed at defining the quantitative aspects of the phenomena studied.
Occasionally, researchers or experts in the discipline (Italian and foreign) may also be invited to hold seminars to study specific aspects of the problems dealt with.
The program is divided into three parts:
FIRST PART - Tools and models to interpret the demographic and migratory dynamics. The role of languages and religions to ensure socio-demographic balance.
SECOND PART - The concept of state and nation and the importance of land and maritime borders to legitimize the very existence of the state. Role and position of capital cities.
THIRD ART - Evolution of production sectors, transport and communication networks.
Greiner, A., Dematteis, G. e Lanza, C. Geografia Umana, Un approccio visuale, UTET, 2019 (Terza edizione a cura di Alberto Vanolo). EXCEPT CHPTER: 1, 2, 5.
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Materials uploaded to AulaWeb.
Office hours: Tutoring: On TUESDAY from 3 to 5 pm at the teacher's office at the DISPO – Albergo dei Poveri, Piazzale Brignole, 2 canc., Central Tower, 4th floor, room 4/38. However, as the health situation does not allow for face-to-face reception, the reception is held on the same day and at the same time on the TEAMS channel "Mangano_Ricevimento", code: g3272ro. In order to avoid overlaps and waits, please notify in advance by email email@example.com in order to agree on a punctual time. Nevertheless, it is possible to arrange an appointment even outside the indicated day and time upon request via email.
All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.
The exam is written.
The written exam will allow to evaluate
- mastery and deepening of knowledge
-the ability to use the skills developed
Evaluation criteria are
- the correct use of the appropriate vocabulary
-the ability of critical analysis even on possible cases discussed
Students with “Special Needs”: the compensatory/dispensative tools recognized by the Department coordinator, Prof.ssa Sara Dickinson, and by the University Service for students with special needs are applied.