Course: Political Geography

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Course title Political Geography
Course code KGEO/P402
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Skokan Ladislav, doc. RNDr. CSc.
Course content

Learning activities and teaching methods
Learning outcomes
The domain of political geography. Geopolitics; its history. Basic theories. Formation of world?s geopolitical order. World political geography; its conceptions and ideas. Limology. Cross-border regions, euroregions. Federalism. Classification of federations. Problem of administrative territorial division. Political and economic map of the world.


Assessment methods and criteria
Recommended literature
  • BAAR, V., RUMPEL, P., ŠINDLER, P. (1996): Politická geografie. Ostravská univerzita, Ostrava..
  • SKOKAN, L. Politickogeografický a geopolitický úvod do regionální geografie. Pedagogická fakulta UJEP. Ústí nad Labem 2001. 232 s..

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Central-European Geography (A13) Geography courses 2 Summer