UCJIOPBP40 Italian regions

Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava
Summer 2024
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Mgr. Jaroslava Malá (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Jaroslava Malá
Institute of Foreign Languages - Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The course is a free continuation of the knowledge acquired in the course Geography of Tourism, which further develops it. The main part of the course will be devoted to the expansion of professional vocabulary together with the introduction of individual Italian regions with their most famous and lesser-known tourist destinations.
Learning outcomes
Student after graduation:
- will know in detail the geography of Italy
- can characterize all Italian regions
  • 1. La posizione turistica dell’Italia.
  • 2. Le regioni italiane.
  • 3. Le regioni delle Alpi. Configurazione verticale.
  • 4. Liguria e Veneto. Configurazione orizzontale – mari, coste, spiagge.
  • 5. Piemonte e Lombardia. Configurazione orizzontale – laghi, fiumi.
  • 6. Lazio, Vaticano. Religione, santuari.
  • 7. Emilia Romagna. Agricoltura, gastronomia.
  • 8. Toscana e Umbria. Storia, arte, musei.
  • 9. Marche, Abruzzo, Molise. Le terme.
  • 10. Basilicata, Puglia, Calabria. Parchi naturali.
  • 11. Sardegna e Sicilia. Le feste, il folklore.
  • 12. Revisione generale
  • 13. Test
    required literature
  • Voltolina, M., Balboni, P. Geografia d’Italia per stranieri.Perugia: Guerra Edizioni, 2005.
Teaching methods
reading, class discussion, homework
Assessment methods
compulsory participation in the seminar (min. 70%), seminar work or paper, final test consisting of 30 questions, 65% of correct answers is needed to pass
Language of instruction
The course is also listed under the following terms Summer 2021, Summer 2022, Summer 2023.
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