Applied Physical Geography

Applied Physical Geography

Lectures: 30

Seminars: 15

Tutorials: 30

ECTS credit: 6

Lecturer(s): asist. Stefanovski Sašo, izr. prof. dr. Repe Blaž, prof. dr. Stepišnik Uroš

• theoretical background of the physico-geographical research methods,
• problem of space and time in physical geography,
• basic physical and chemical characteristics of materials,
• field research methods in physical geography and their quantification,
• remote sensing methods in physical geography and their interpretation,
• methods of elaboration of digital elevation models and their application,
• the usage of geographical information systems in physical geography,
• modelling of processes in physical geography, their application and interpretation of the systems,
• methods of absolute and relative dating,
• valorization of physico-geographical data for spatial planning, environmental impact assessment, protection of natural heritage, etc.