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It is expected that students will spend 2 to 3 hours, minimally, outside of the classroom/laboratory performing course related work such as readings, research, homework assignments, practica, studio work, and other academic work for every hour of instruction spent in the classroom/laboratory.
This course introduces students to geography, including the use of maps and geospatial technology in geography. Major topics include geographic literacy, theories and methods of geography, population and migration, cultural patterns and processes, economic geography, globalization, natural resources, geopolitics, human impact on the environment, and urbanization.
(3 contact hours) [Catalog Entry]
This course provides an introduction to the field of physical geography, including the spatial study of the Earth systems in relation to weather, climate, landforms, vegetation and plant distribution, soils, and human interaction with these systems. (4 contact hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab) (TAG) [Catalog Entry] ADDITIONAL FEES: $35.00
This course examines world regions and their environmental, cultural, social, geopolitical, and economic processes. It views regions and places within the broader context of world change and the interface between globalization and local places. The course is organized around regional themes and students will study all major regions of the world.
(3 contact hours) (TAG) [Catalog Entry]