Geography Course Descriptions
Introduction to culture, natural resources and modern geographical problems facing the realms of the Americas, Europe and Southwest Asia/North Africa.
Examination of the characteristics and contemporary issues facing the realms of South Asia, Southeast Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa and the Pacific Nations.
This is a seminar and field course that is designed to provide students with a capstone experience to prepare them for a career or for graduate school. This course builds on foundational courses in geography and environmental studies and places students in hands-on planning and environmental projects. Examples of projects include water quality testing and analysis, land use planning, restoration ecology and wildlife conservation. Projects will be completed in coordination with local, state, or federal agencies, private agencies and/or nonprofit agencies. Students will publish and present their findings in a public setting. Offered spring semester.