cod. 1005879

Academic year 2017/18
2° year of course - Second semester
CHELLI Alessandro
Academic discipline
Geografia fisica e geomorfologia (GEO/04)
Discipline geomorfologiche e geologiche applicative
Type of training activity
55 hours
of face-to-face activities
6 credits
hub: PARMA
course unit

Learning objectives

The students will learn to perform a geomorphological mapping through field work, map construction and the writing of the explanatory notes.


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Course unit content

The course of Geomorphological mapping furnish the knowledge and methods to perform a geomorphological map.

Full programme

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-D’Orefice M., Graciotti R. (2015) – Rilevamento geomorfologico e cartografia. Realizzazione, lettura, interpretazione. Dario Flaccovio Editore, Palermo, 359 pp. ISBN: 978-88- 579-0402-3
-Dramis F., Bisci C. (1998) -”Cartografia geomorfologica”, Pitagora Ed., Bologna.
-Panizza M. (2016) - Manuale di Geomorfologia applicata. FrancoAngeli Editore, Milano, 534 pp.
-Smith J.S., Paron P., Griffiths J.S (eds) (2011) - Geomorphological mapping methods and applications. J. F. Shroder Jr (series ed.), Developments in Earth Surface Processes 15, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 612 pp. ISBN: 978-0-444-53446-0; ISSN 0928-2025

Teaching methods

lessons (2 CFU), fieldwork (3 CFU), editing of definitive geomorphological map and explanatory notes (1 CFU).

Assessment methods and criteria

The students must to show their work through a syntetic and incisive presentation.

Other information

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