World Economic and Political Geography
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Maailma majandus- ja poliitiline geograafia
Course title in English
World Economic and Political Geography
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2022/2023 Autumn semester
lecturer not assigned
lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
To give an overview of the main theoretical approaches to the political and economic geography of the world. To develop skills of written expression by preparing an essay related to topics studied.
Brief description of the course
General overview of political geography and geopolitics from 1875 to 1945, political geography of the Cold War, contemporary approaches to political and economic geography as well as overview of theoretical and applied approaches to world economic geography, demographic trends.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
Lectures and seminars. Defense of a term paper.
Maj. kand. Kalev Kukk