The course Geography has among its specific objectives those of providing a solid basic physical geographic preparation and the knowledge and operational tools useful for the job (also with reference to the registration in the professional register of "Junior Geologist") and for access to master's degrees, in particular those of Ecology and Conservation of Nature and of Science and Technology for the Environment and Resources.
The objectives are achieved through the acquisition of:
- ability to interpret the phenomena concerning the atmosphere and the hydrosphere at different spatial-temporal investigation scales;
- basic knowledge concerning the Earth within the solar system;
- basic knowledge regarding the main morphogenetic domains of the Alpine and Apennine areas;
- ability to use and read topographic maps at different scales.