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GEOG 478. Topics in Human Geography

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Description: Selected contemporary issues in human geography. May be repeated with different subjects to a maximum of 6 credits
Semester Offered: DEMAND


GEOG 486. Political Geography

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Geographic concepts applied to the analysis of political organization and behavior.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


GEOG 492. Water Resources

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Major problems in the development and management of water resources: supply, distribution, quality, pollution, floods and variability; case-studies in selected regions.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


GEOG 493. Gender, Space and Society: Global Perspectives

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Relationships among gender, geography and society at seven key scales--the body, home, workplace, the environment, city, nation and the global.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


GEOG 501. Credit By Arrangement

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Credit By Arrangement.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


GEOG 506. Thematic Cartography

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Statistical mapping of spatial data, advanced manual and computer techniques. Topical.
Prerequisites: GEOG 316 or consent of instructor
Semester Offered: Fall


GEOG 507. Map Design and Presentation

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Advanced color desktop computer mapping techniques, such as multimedia and web-based cartography. Topical.
Prerequisites: GEOG 506
Semester Offered: Spring


GEOG 516. Techniques in GIS

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Standard techniques in geographic information systems. Topical.
Prerequisites: GEOG 316 or consent of instructor
Semester Offered: Spring


GEOG 550. Digital Image Processing

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Characteristics and qualities of nonconventional remote sensing imagery as it applies to inventory and assessment of environmental phenomena. Topical.
Prerequisites: GEOG 350 or consent of instructor
Semester Offered: Spring


GEOG 554. Regional Planning

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Comparative regional planning. Economic distribution and ideological differences. Topical.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


GEOG 562. Concepts in Spatial Analysis

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Spatial, network and surface analysis. Topical.
Prerequisites: GEOG 416/516
Semester Offered: Fall


GEOG 571. Historical Geography

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Historical-geographical development of North America through concepts of modernity and modernization; imperialism and colonialism; race, class and gender; science and exploration; migration and settlement; industrialization, urbanization, and the modern capitalist state. Topical.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


GEOG 572. Geomorphology

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: The configuration of the earth's surface and physical processes that have brought the surface to its present condition. Topical.
Semester Offered: Fall


GEOG 573. Biogeography

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Spatial distribution of species and communities, their relations with the environment, historical changes, and conservation. Topical.
Semester Offered: Spring


GEOG 574. Topics in Physical Geography

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Selected contemporary issues in physical geography. May be repeated with different subjects to a maximum of 6 credits.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


GEOG 576. Topics in GIS

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GEOG 578. Topics in Human Geography

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GEOG 586. Political Geography

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Geographic concepts applied to the analysis of political organization and behavior.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


GEOG 588. Type B Workshop

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Area limited and specific subjects selected before workshop is announced. These workshops are designed to meet the needs of graduate students for continuing education or enrichment. Workshops numbered 588 may be included as a part of the graduate degree only with the specific approval of the adviser and the graduate dean. This approval may be obtained either by inclusion of the course at the time of program approval or through the petition process.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


GEOG 592. Water Resources

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Major problems in the development and management of water resources: supply, distribution, quality, pollution, floods and variability; case-studies in selected regions.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


GEOG 593. Gender, Space and Society: Global Perspectives

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Relationships among gender, geography and society at seven key scales--the body, home, workplace, the environment, city, nation and the global.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


GEOG 596. Tourism and the Environment

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Tourism and its relationship to the physical and cultural character of place. Sustainable development, particularly when expressed as eco-tourism.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


GEOG 597. Tourism Planning and Policy

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Advanced planning principles and policy formulation frameworks/strategies applicable to tourism development at different scales--site, destination and regional. Case studies of applied tourism planning and policies in different countries.
Prerequisites: GEOG 290
Semester Offered: Spring


GEOG 600. Special Problems

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Independent study for advanced students wishing to work out a special problem in the major area of concentration.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


GEOG 601. Research in Geography

Credits: 1-6 View Details
Description: A seminar or conference course. Credits and meetings by arrangement. May be repeated to a max. of 6 credits.
Semester Offered: Fall






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