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290024 VO Introduction to Population Geography (2021S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 29 - Geographie


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 300 participants
Language: German

Examination dates


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 09.03. 09:15 - 10:45 Digital
Tuesday 16.03. 09:15 - 10:45 Digital
Tuesday 23.03. 09:15 - 10:45 Digital
Tuesday 27.04. 09:15 - 10:45 Digital
Tuesday 04.05. 09:15 - 10:45 Digital
Tuesday 11.05. 09:15 - 10:45 Digital
Tuesday 18.05. 09:15 - 10:45 Digital
Tuesday 01.06. 09:15 - 10:45 Digital
Tuesday 08.06. 09:15 - 10:45 Digital
Tuesday 15.06. 09:15 - 10:45 Digital
Tuesday 22.06. 09:15 - 10:45 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

The lecture "Population Geography" teaches the participants the basics of population geography in a systematic and introductory presentation. The participants should gain a profound knowledge of central population-geographic dynamics, learn to reflect on causes and effects and be enabled to apply this knowledge to current socio-political problems.

Assessment and permitted materials

Multiple Choice Test in Moodle, 90 minutes, 40 multiple choice questions

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

In order to pass the lecture, a positive assessment of the written examination is required (over 50% of the maximum number of points).

Examination topics

Contents conveyed in the lecture (lecture, presentation documents) as well as introductory and further compulsory literature.

Reading list

Wehrhahn, R. und Sandner Le Gall, V. (2016). Bevölkerungsgeographie. WBG:Darmstadt.
Gould, W.T.S. (2009). Population and Development. Routledge: New York.
Weitere Literatur wird im Zuge der Lehrveranstaltung bekanntgegeben

Association in the course directory

(BA GG 3.1) (BA UF GW 14) (BA GG 11.1)

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