Human geographers are concerned with the “who”, “what”, “where”, “why”, “when”, and “how” of humans
their interrelationships and their relationship to the environment.
The central concern of the course is the analysis of the relationship between society, place and space. It focuses on social, economic, political, cultural and human-environment processes and patterns and how they change over space and time. This critical viewpoint is of crucial importance in the generation of a broad and informed understanding of the world.
At the end of the course, students will be able to know and interpret the study of the modification of
the territorial systems of linguistic communities, language as an ethnic characteristic of people, regional
distribution of languages and dialects, changes in the distribution of dialects over time and space, the
processes of acculturation and deculturation, the action of linguistic policy with particular attention to the
problem of minority languages in Europe.
Tourism as social, economic and cultural phenomenon of global scale, it is not possible without a multidisciplinary approaching scale by creating an international competitive touristic offer. On the other hand touristic activities must be reinforced by the specific design and management policies. The aims of this course will underline: the tourism supply chain and the actors could may be involved in the tourism system; the fundamentals of business, economics science in a systemic, multidisciplinary perspective with special emphasis on the management tools; the strategic aspects and tourism policies for the development, promotion and preservation of cultural heritage, underlining the design and management of local tourist systems.