The course aims to offer to the Students the knowledge of the main geological features and geological evolution of the Italian peninsula framed within the geology of Europe and Mediterranean area.
The Northern Apennines, the Southern Alps and the Po Plain will be particularly addressed.
At the end of the course, the Student will have to:
1) acquire the knowledge and understanding of the main steps of the geological evolution of the italian peninsula in the frame of the Mediterannean region;
2) make judgements of the geological framework in which a specific area is inserted and the relationships of this specific area with the surrounding area by integrating a personal or guided research of geological bibliography;
3) be able to communicate the acquired knowledge by realizing a oral presentation.