Basics of General Geography
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Course code
MLG6001.LT
old course code
MLG6001
Course title in Estonian
Maateaduse alused
Course title in English
Basics of General Geography
ECTS credits
4.0
Assessment form
Examination
lecturer of 2022/2023 Autumn semester
lecturer not assigned
lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
General subject. To provide the students with an understanding of the origin and development of the planet. Our location in space and the main characteristics of Earth.
Brief description of the course
The location of Earth in space and the solar system, the development and main parameters of planet Earth. Regularities in the geospherical concept. The detailed study of Earth geospheres: atmosphere, hydrosphere, lithosphere, pedosphere, biosphere - their definitions, characteristics and peculiarities. Interactions between the geospheres and their unity.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- has knowledges about Earth systemical structure; the hierarchy of the system;
- has ability to analyze individual parts of geosphere and their structure;
- has knowledge about the legitimacy of geosphere;
- has capability to understand the concept and wholeness of landscape sphere.
Teacher
Kaija Käärt, MSc
Study programmes containing that course
Integrated Natural Sciences (MLLB/22.LT)
Integrated Natural Sciences (MLLB/21.LT)
Integrated Natural Sciences (MLLB/20.LT)
Integrated Natural Sciences (MLLB/19.LT)
Biology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLBB/19.LT)
Biology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLBB/18.LT)
Integrated Natural Sciences (MLLB/18.LT)
Integrated Natural Sciences (MLLB/17.LT)
Biology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLBB/17.LT)
Biology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLBB/16.LT)
Integrated Natural Sciences (MLLB/16.LT)
Integrated Natural Sciences (MLLB/00.LT)
Education (KAPB/15.HR)
Integrated Natural Sciences (MLLB/15.LT)
Biology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLBB/15.LT)
Public and Business Management (RKHKB/14.YK)
Geoecology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLGB/14.LT)
Biology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLBB/14.LT)
Geoecology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLGB/15.LT)
Geoecology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLGB/13.LT)
Public and Business Management (RKHKB/13.YK)
Biology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLBB/13.LT)
Public and Business Management (RKHKB/12.YK)
Geoecology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLGB/12.LT)
Biology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLBB/12.LT)
Biology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLBB/11.LT)
Physics (with Minor Field of Study) (MLFB/11.LT)
Public and Business Management (RKHKB/11.YK)
Environmental Management (MLKSB/11.LT)
Geoecology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLGB/11.LT)
Mathematics, Mathematical Economics and Data Analysis (MLMB/11.DT)
Physics (with Minor Field of Study) (MLFB/10.LT)
Biology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLBB/10.LT)
Geoecology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLGB/10.LT)
Mathematics, Mathematical Economics and Data Analysis (MLMB/10.DT)
Environmental Management (MLKSB/10.LT)
Computer Science (IFIFB/09.DT)
Geoecology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLGB/09.LT)
Physics (with Minor Field of Study) (MLFB/09.LT)
Biology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLBB/09.LT)
Environmental Management (MLKSB/09.LT)
Mathematics, Mathematical Economics and Data Analysis (MLMB/09.DT)
Environmental Management (MLKSB/08.LT)
Physics (with Minor Field of Study) (MLFB/08.LT)
Geoecology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLGB/08.LT)
Computer Science (IFIFB/08.DT)
Biology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLBB/08.LT)
Computer Science (IFIFB/00.DT)
Biology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLBB/00.LT)
Geoecology (with Minor Field of Study) (MLGB/00.LT)
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