Urban, commercial and transportation geography [Cognomi M-Z] (2013/2014)

Course code
4S02447
Name of lecturer
Emanuela Gamberoni
Coordinator
Emanuela Gamberoni
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-GGR/01 - GEOGRAPHY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
II semestre dal Feb 24, 2014 al May 31, 2014.

Lesson timetable

II semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.4 from Feb 28, 2014  to May 31, 2014
Friday 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.4 from Feb 28, 2014  to May 31, 2014

Learning outcomes

Students will learn the bases of urban, commercial and transport geography. They will know West Africa as case-study.

Syllabus

- Cities, urbanization, the urban population
- Transports and communications
- Trade exchanges
- West Africa and its dynamics: case-study

BIBLIOGRAFY
- Dematteis G., Lanza C., Le città del mondo. Una geografia urbana, UTET, Torino, 2011.
- Gamberoni E., Pistocchi F., L’Africa occidentale. Ritratto di un’Africa che cambia, Bologna, Pàtron, 2013.


MODALITÀ D'ESAME
Written examination.

Assessment methods and criteria

written examination