GEOG432 - Applied Geography Seminar

General

Prefix
GEOG
Course Number
432
Course ID
00001084
Course Level
Undergraduate
Instruction Mode
Field Work
Department(s)
Geography & Planning
Description
Capstone project course for Geography majors. Independent original research culminating in a public presentation and written thesis. Satisfies Upper Writing Division Requirement for GEOG B.A. Prereq.: Geography majors; 390 and consent of instructor.
Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

No Requisites

Credits

Min
3
Max
3
Repeatable
No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course
No
MN Goal Designation(s)
-
Cultural Diversity
No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome
Develop effective and original research question(s) in a study in one of the following areas of geography: i) physical geography; ii) techniques; iii) human-environment interaction; iv) human geography
Outcome
Locate, summarize, critically appraise, and synthesize appropriate scholarly materials in the preparation of a literature review in their chosen area of study.
Outcome
Identify, describe, justify choice of, execute, and evaluate a relevant method to research questions developed for chosen topic of study.
Outcome
Present overall research project orally and in written form consistent with UDWR criteria.

Dependencies

No dependencies