Geographical Methods of Scientific Research

Geographical Methods of Scientific Research

Study Cycle: 2

Lectures: 30

Seminars: 15

Tutorials: 0

ECTS credit: 3

Lecturer(s): izr. prof. dr. Krevs Marko, red. prof. dr. Ogrin Darko

Content

Geographical definition of the purpose, objectives and working hypotheses of scientific research. Selected procedures in geographical scientific methodology, analysis, synthesis, induction and deduction. Ways and stages of building scientific knowledge in geography: collecting materials, observation, description, explanation. Selected methods and techniques of physical-geographical, human-geographical and regional-geographical research. Models, modeling and geographic modeling approached to studying a landscape, a region, geographical environment.