Geography Courses

GEOG 200. Principles of Geography Credit 3(3-0)
This course surveys the physical characteristics of the earth’s surface including landforms, climates, vegetation and soils. The emphasis is on global variations and interactions among these physical characteristics. (F;S)

GEOG 210. World Regional Geography Credit 3(3-0)
This course is a survey of the geographic character of the major culture regions of the world. Contemporary cultural characteristics are examined within the framework of both environmental relationships and historical development. (F;S)

GEOG 319. Regional Geography of the United States and Canada Credit 3(3-0)
This course is a study of geographic regions of the United States and Canada. (DEMAND)

GEOG 322. Economic Geography Credit 3(3-0)
This course is a geographical survey of major economic activity with emphasis on global patterns of production and exchange of commodities that are strategic in sustaining the world’s population and modern economic development. (DEMAND)

Undergraduate and Graduate

GEOG 640. Topics in Geography of the United States and Canada Credit 3(3-0)
Selected topics in cultural geography of the United States and Canada are studied intensively. Emphasis is placed upon individual reading and research and group discussion. (DEMAND)

GEOG 641. Topics in World Geography Credit 3(3-0)
Selected topics in geography are studied intensively. Concern is for cultural characteristics and their interrelationships with each other and with habitat. Emphasis is upon reading, research, and discussion.(DEMAND)