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MASTER’S (SECOND DEGREE) PROGRAMME



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MASTER’S (SECOND DEGREE) PROGRAMME

Specialization COURSES

The total of 120 hours in a given field of specialization; the choice determined by the MA seminar



Organization unit:

Department OF Economic Geography



Course of study (specialization):

Geography

Specialty:

SOCIO-ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY



Course title:

COMPUTER CARTOGRAPHY



Code/course no.:


Studies year:

I

ECTS credits:

1.5

Semester:

2

Hours:

Language of instruction:

Polish


Total:







including:

stationary studies

extramural studies

Status of the course:

obligatory for specialization



lectures







exercises

15




laboratories







seminars







project







Name of course leader / leaders:

Dr Iwona Kantor-Pietraga



Prerequisites:

Cartography and topography, GIS



Assumptions and objectives of the course:

Skills in creation, preparation and analysis of maps and diagrams of geographical processes and phenomena.



The form and terms of assessment of the course:

Practical credit – computer drills



Registration for the course / additional notes:

Yes

Content:

Introduction and general characteristic of MapInfo software. MapInfo tools. Opening, deleting and saving files. Work with windows (of table, map, diagram, distribution). Map as layers. Selecting objects using selectors and questions. Map labelling. Automatic labelling of files and creation of labels for selected objects on the map. Including symbols and text (work in cosmetic layer). Drawing on a man and its edition. Defining the style of a line. Drawing using a broken line. Creating objects on the map. Creating thematic maps. Modification of thematic maps. Determination of an appropriate scale for a map. Construction of cartograms and cartodiagrams for a selected geographical phenomena and their analysis. Work with distributions. Putting objects in distribution. Saving work fields. Creation of diagrams for selected cases. Change of option for given types of diagrams. Geographical analysis.




List of bibliography:

Basic reading:

  1. MapInfo Professional, Przewodnik użytkownika, 2005, MapInfo Corporation Troy, New York.

  2. MapInfo Professional, Opis funkcji, 2005, MapInfo Corporation Troy, New York.

  3. MapInfo Professional, Twoja kolej, 2005, MapInfo Corporation Troy, New York

Additional reading:

  1. Bartnicka M., Bartnicki S., 1992, System informacji przestrzennej MapInfo V.2.0. Wersja spolszczona. Podręcznik użytkownika, Imagis, Warszawa.

  2. Bartnicka M., Bartnicki S., 1993, System informacji przestrzennej MapInfo for Windows. Podręcznik użytkownika, Imagis, Warszawa.




Organization unit:

Department OF Economic Geography



Course of study (specialization):

Geography

Specialty:

SOCIO-ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY



Course title:

METHODS OF FIELD INVESTIGATIONS IN SOCIAL-ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY



Code/course no.:


Studies year:

II

ECTS credits:

3

Semester:

3

Hours:

Language of instruction:

Polish


Total:

15

15

including:

stationary studies

extramural studies

Status of the course:

obligatory for specialization



lectures

15

15

exercises







laboratories







seminars







project







Name of course leader / leaders:

Prof. dr hab. Jerzy Runge



Prerequisites:

Mathematics and statistics



Assumptions and objectives of the course:

Students are able to choose a proper investigation method to a given geographical problem, and apply it basing on empirical data and interpret the obtained results.



The form and terms of assessment of the course:

test


Registration for the course / additional notes:

yes

Content:

Methodology in geographical investigations. Investigation method and scientific method. Scheme of research procedure. Scientific theories and laws in geography. Methods of social investigations. Formulating research aims and assumptions. Access to statistical data in state and regional statistical offices, administration offices and firms. Ground use analysis as a method of investigation of spatial structure of an area. Methods of field investigations in industry geography. Methods of field investigations in agriculture geography. Agricultural census as a basic information base. Methods of field investigations in transport, communication and service geography. Investigation methods on services including tourism.



List of bibliography:

Basic reading:

  1. Berezowski S., 1987, Metody badań w geografii ekonomicznej, WsiP, Warszawa.

  2. Greogory S., 1976, Metody statystyki w geografii, PWN, Warszawa.

  3. Norcliffe G.B., 1986, Statystyka dla geografów, PWN Warszawa.

  4. Runge J., 2007, Metody badań terenowych w geografii społeczno-ekonomicznej, wybrane narzędzia badawcze. UŚ.



Additional reading:

  1. Jażdżewska I., 2003, Statystyka dla geografów, Wydawnictwo UŁ, Łódź.

  2. Ostasiewicz S., Rusnak Z., Siedlecka U., 1999, Statystyka elementy teorii i zadania, Wydawnictwo AE im. Oskara Langego we Wrocławiu, Wrocław.

  3. Runge J., 1992, Wybrane zagadnienia analizy przestrzennej w badaniach geograficznych, Skrypt UŚ nr 469.

  4. Sobczyk M., 1994 Statystyka, Wydawnictwo Naukowe PWN Warszawa.




Organization unit:

Department of economic geography



Course of study (specialization):

Geography

Specialty:

SOCIO-ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY



Course title:

METROPOLISES OF EUROPE AND WORLD



Code/course no.:


Studies year:

II

ECTS credits:

1

Semester:

3

Hours:

Language of instruction:

Polish


Total:

10




including:

stationary studies

extramural studies

Status of the course:

obligatory for specialization



lectures

10




exercises







laboratories







seminars







project







Name of course leader / leaders:

Dr Elżbieta Zuzańska-Żyśko



Prerequisites:

Base of socio-economic geography, settlement geography



Assumptions and objectives of the course:

The greater depth the knowledge about metropolises and return on the most important cities the attention on world as place of world economy. The effect of education is skill of classifying the most important metropolises of Europe and world.



The form and terms of assessment of the course:

Test


Registration for the course / additional notes:

Yes


Content:

The metropolises as places of the civilization development. Hierarchy of European metropolises. London and Paris - metropolises of the world rank. American metropolises and megalopolis. Tokyo and Hong Kong – the most important metropolises in Asia. The meaning of metropolis in processes of globalization.



List of bibliography:

Basic reading:

  1. Jałowiecki B., 2007: Globalny świat metropolii, Wyd. Scholar, Warszawa.

  2. Szymańska D., 2007: Urbanizacja na świecie, PWN, Warszawa.

  3. Przewodniki po największych miastach świata.




Additional reading:

  1. Straszewicz L., 1974: Wielkie stolice Europy, PWN, Warszawa.






Organization unit:

Department of economic geography



Course of study (specialization):

Geography

Specialty:

SOCIO-ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY



Course title:

CHANGES IN SOCIO-ECONOMIC STRUCTURES OF SELECTED WORLD’S REGIONS



Code/course no.:


Studies year:

I

ECTS credits:

4

Semester:

1-2

Hours:

Language of instruction:

Polish


Total:

45




including:

stationary studies

extramural studies

Status of the course:

obligatory for specialization



lectures

15




exercises

30




laboratories







seminars







project







Name of course leader / leaders:

Dr Krystyna Magda- Żabińska



Prerequisites:

Political geography, Economic geography



Assumptions and objectives of the course:

The knowledge about the field of changes in social-economic structures of selected world regions and its place in the European system, with special regards of Europe, mutual common economical relations between countries and continents. Influence of the EU in Poland and other countries. The estimation and explaining of the Polish role in social-economical changes in the world.



The form and terms of assessment of the course:

The credit of a course



Registration for the course / additional notes:

Yes

Content:

Concept elements of integration aspects in Europe and in the world in the past centuries. Integration ideas and its developing in the past in Europe, after the second Word War. Rising, development and inner structures of the European Union, programmes. Development of science and a new generation industries in the European programms changes in Western European economics. Problems of cultural and social policy in the European Union. Safety guaranties in EU structures. Regional policy of the EU. Integration of Poland with the EU. Economic conditions of joining the EU by Poland, its explaining. The economical changes in the world. The economic importance of the main powerful countries in the world, the countries of G-8, the new economic forces in the world, especially Asia. The participation of Africa and South America in the world economy. The current spheres of influence and dependances of the main economic powers in the world.



List of bibliography:

Basic reading:

  1. Czerny M., 2005, Globalizacja a rozwoj, PWN Warszawa,

  2. Globalizacja a stosunki miedzynarodowe, 2004, praca zbiorowa pod red. E. Halizaka, R. Kuzniara, J.-Symonidesa, Oficyna Wyd. Branta, Bydgoszcz- Warszwa,

  3. Kompendium wiedzy o UE, 2005, praca zbiorowa pod red. E. Maluszynskiej, B. Gruchman, PWN, Warszawa,

  4. Makowski J., 2008, Geografia UE, PWN, Warszawa,

  5. Współczesna Europa w procesie zmian: wybrane problemy, 2006, red. J. Polakowskiej-Kujawy, Wyd.”Dyfin”, Warszawa

Additional reading:

  1. Brzezinski Z., 198, Wielka szachownica. Glowne cele polityki amerykanskiej, Swiat Ksiazki, Warszawa,

  2. Delpech T., 2008, Powrot barbarzynstaw w XXI wieku, Media Lazar Nadir, Warszawa,

  3. Kaplan R. D., 2008, Polityka wojownikow. Dlaczego przywodztwo potrzebuje poganskich wartosci?, Wyd. Sprawy Polityczne, Elblag,

  4. Sorman G., 2006, Rok Koguta. O Chinach, rewolucji i demokracji, Pruszynski i S-ka, Warszawa

  5. Surdykowski J., 2001, Dokad zmierza Ameryka?, Wyd. Politeja, Warszawa.



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