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290035 VO Human Use of Natural Resources and Human-Environment Interactions (2019W)

2.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 29 - Geographie

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Details

max. 250 participants
Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Monday 07.10. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 14.10. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 21.10. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 28.10. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 04.11. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 11.11. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 25.11. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 02.12. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 09.12. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 16.12. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 13.01. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Monday 20.01. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Aims/content:
-to gain knowledge of the origin, allocation and global distribution of natural resources and their importance for society
-to be able to critically reflect the human use of natural resources in the context of Global Environmental Change (incl. climate change and geohazards)
Method: lecture

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Written exam

Examination topics

Course contents

Reading list

GOUDIE, A. (2018): The human impact on the natural environment: past, present and future. Wiley-Blackwell.
GOUDIE, A., VILES, H. (1997): The Earth transformed: An introduction to human impacts on the environment. Wiley-Blackwell.
WINIWARTER, V., KNOLL, M. (2007): Umweltgeschichte. Eine Einführung. UTB.
HERRMANN, B. (2013): Umweltgeschichte. Eine Einführung in Grundbegriffe. Springer.
STRAHLER, A., STRAHLER, A. (2009): Physische Geographie. 4. Auflage. UTB.
KING, M. et al. (2007): Our changing planet. The view from space. Cambridge University Press.
DIKAU, R., WEICHSELGARTNER, J. (2005): Der unruhige Planet. Primus.
FELGENTREFF, C., GLADE, T. (2008): Naturrisiken und Sozialkatastrophen. Spektrum.

Association in the course directory

(L2-a-zLV) (BA UF GW 13)

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