REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY (LM)

REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY (LM)

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Code
94766
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
9 credits during the 2nd year of 9917 HISTORICAL SCIENCES (LM-84) GENOVA

9 credits during the nd year of 9265 MODERN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES FOR CULTURAL SERVICES (LM-38) GENOVA

9 credits during the nd year of 9265 MODERN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES FOR CULTURAL SERVICES (LM-37) GENOVA

6 credits during the nd year of 9265 MODERN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES FOR CULTURAL SERVICES (LM-38) GENOVA

6 credits during the nd year of 9265 MODERN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES FOR CULTURAL SERVICES (LM-37) GENOVA

SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
M-GGR/02
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (HISTORICAL SCIENCES)
semester
2° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The course is divided into 3 modules:

- the first concerns the sources, methodologies and tools for the study of the region in chrono-spatial terms

- the second module concerns a case study (from the fluvial region of San Lorenzo to Québec and the Canadian macro-region) considered in its expansion in successive historical periods;

- the third module (Two territorial systems in comparison: Liguria and the Pavese) concerns the comparative chrono-spatial reading of two neighboring regional cases, and is supplemented by educational

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course, carried out through lectures and interactive lectures, seminars and excursions for the direct observation of the phenomena on the ground, intends to pursue the following objectives: - knowledge of the conceptual bases (methods, sources and tools) in the analysis of the phenomena at different regional scales ; - knowledge of the process of construction of some territories throughout history; - analysis and direct interpretation of geographical locations of major historical, cultural and tourist interest.

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Knowing and knowing how to use the sources, methodologies and tools useful for the study of the region, considered with particular regard to the analysis of the processes of territorial transformation over time.

To know and be able to critically interpret the case studies analyzed in the second in the third module, always with regard to the sources, the methodologies and the tools used.

Knowing and knowing how to use the sources, methodologies and tools useful for the study of the region through a methodology based on a systemic approach, but also oriented on the semiotic and geo-philosophical meaning of the places.

PREREQUISITES

Knowledge of the lexicon that underlies geography, acquired in general in the institutional courses of geography carried out in the three-year degree courses.

Teaching methods

Participated lectures (I module – II module)
Participated lectures, supplemented by lectures on the ground (III module)

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

- the first module concerns the sources, methodologies and tools useful for the study of the region, considered with particular regard to the analysis of the processes of territorial transformation over time;

- the second module (from the fluvial region of San Lorenzo al Québec and the Canadian macro-region) is monographic and is dedicated to a case study, considered in its process of multi-scalar expansion, occurred in successive historical periods, analyzed through moments of indirect observation based on bibliographic, statistical, cartographic, literary and iconic sources;

- the third module (Two territorial systems in comparison: Liguria and the Pavese) is also monographic and always concerns the chrono-spatial reading of these two neighboring regional cases, in their diversity, affinity, analyzed not only through moments indirect observation based on bibliographic, statistical, cartographic, literary and iconic sources, but also through educational outlets aimed at the direct observation of the places and symbolic landscapes that contribute to their regional identity.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

The bibliographic references will be indicated during the course of the modules.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: The student reception takes place in the teacher's office at the DAFIST (Department of Antiquities, History, Philosophy) - Section of Modern and Contemporary History, via Balbi, 6 (top floor) in the dates and times indicated in the personal page (Languages) of professor.

Exam Board

GIUSEPPE ROCCA (President)

CARLA PAMPALONI

LUCA LO BASSO

PAOLO CALCAGNO

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Participated lectures (I module – II module)
Participated lectures, supplemented by lectures on the ground (III module)

LESSONS START

Monday 25 February 2019

EXAMS

Exam description

In the official appeals the exam takes place in oral form.

Assessment methods

The assessment of the degree of profit is done by proposing for each module an argument, which the student must develop, linking it, if possible, to other topics of the same module or other modules under examination.
For students attending, there will be tests in progress.