Introduction to Global Geography (Diversity)

General

Prefix

GEOG

Course Number

111

Course Level

Undergraduate

Instruction Mode

Lecture

College/School

College of Science and Engineering

Description

Global geographic thinking; understanding of global patterns.

Credits

Min

3

Max

3

Repeatable

No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course

Yes

MN Goal Designation(s)

08

Cultural Diversity

Yes

Learning Outcomes

Outcome

Describe major physical and human geographic characteristics of world regions and/or states. 

Outcome

Identify and describe physical and human geographic factors which influence world regions and/or states in their historical and contemporary contexts. 

Outcome

Analyze specific global and regional problems or issues, considering the impact of physical and/or human geographic factors and potential mitigation. 

Outcome

Understand the role of globalization in shaping the physical and human geographies of world regions and/or states, considering the responsibility individual states and their citizens assume in that process.