2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

Geography Major, 37 hours: B.S.—Minor Required

CIP: 450701

Requirements

The Northwest Core (48-52 hours)

Required Courses

Geography Major Core Requirements

16

Electives in Regional Geography (3-6):

(Choose one or two)

GEOG 32441Geography of Europe

3

GEOG 32442Geography of Asia

3

GEOG 32443Geography of the Middle East

3

GEOG 32444Geography of Africa

3

GEOG 32445Geography of Latin America

3

Electives in Systematic Geography (15-18):

GEOG 32102People and Cultures of the World

3

GEOG 32207GPS Fundamentals

3

GEOG 32211Special Topics in Geography

1 to 4

GEOG 32302Cadastral Mapping

2

GEOG 32360Dynamic and Synoptic Meteorology

3

GEOG 32361Climatology

3

GEOG 32363Remote Sensing

3

GEOG 32365Geographic Information Systems

3

GEOG 32370Natural Disasters

3

GEOG 32409Independent Study in Geography

1 to 3

GEOG 32415Internship in Geography

1 to 6

GEOG 32465Introduction to Customized GIS

3

GEOG 32501Conservation of Natural Resources

3

GEOG 32510Geographic Education: Themes and Materials

2

GEOG 32511Special Topics in Geography

1 to 4

GEOG 32520Military Geography

3

GEOG 32521Political Geography

3

GEOG 32522Urban Geography

3

GEOG 32562Digital Cartography and Geovisualization

3

GEOG 32563Digital Image Processing

3

GEOG 32565Advanced Geographic Information Systems

3

GEOL 27326Geology of the Natural Parks

3

GEOL 27360Environmental Geology

4

GEOL 27455Geologic Field Methods

3

GEOL 27510Geomorphology

3

GEOL 27515Environmental Regulations

2

GEOG 32211 (6 hours maximum)

GEOG 32102 cannot be used as a Northwest Core requirement course if used as an elective in the B.S. Geography major.

Total Credit Hours: 37