M-GGR/01 - 6 CFU - 2° Semester

Teaching Staff


Learning Objectives

The course aims:

Course Structure

The course will take place through traditional classroom lectures, in which will be used power point prepared by the lecturer.

Detailed Course Content

Theories, concepts and tools of human geography; relationships between the environment, society and places ; themes and problems on globalization; themes and problems on cities and urban spaces; migratory movements; economic sectors: agriculture, industry, tertiary; sustenible development; territorial education; landscapes and cultural heritages of Etna.

Textbook Information

1) ALYSON G., DEMATTEIS G., LANZA C., Geografia umana. Un approccio visuale, UTET, 2016, pp. 2 – 423.

2) CANNIZZARO S. (A CURA DI ), Ecomuseo dell’Etna tra natura, mito e cultura, Bologna, Pàtron, 2020, pp. 1-196.


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All the books listed in the programs can be consulted in the Library.

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