Geography of Estonia
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Eesti loodusgeograafia
Course title in English
Geography of Estonia
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2023/2024 Spring semester
Reimo Rivis (language of instruction:Estonian)
lecturer of 2024/2025 Autumn semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
Course aims
Focus subject. To provide an overview of Estonian physical geography.
Brief description of the course
Natural and geopolitical aspects of the Estonian geographical position. The Baltic Sea, the geological development and structure of the Estonian region, the surface layer. Climate and characteristics of inland waters. Soils and flora.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- has knowledges about Estonian landscape situation and crotchet;
- knows of important natureobjects and recognising them in the map of Estonia.
Kaija Käärt, MSc, lektor