GEOG369 - Geography of East Asia

General

Prefix
GEOG
Course Number
369
Course ID
00014203
Course Level
Undergraduate
Instruction Mode
Lecture
Department(s)
Geography & Planning
Description
Physical, historical, cultural, economic, and political geography of East Asia and its component countries of China and Taiwan, Japan, Korea. Regional.
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
Identify and assess major physical and human characteristics of the geography of East Asia, including: i) Physical geography and landforms; ii) Distribution of population; iii) Political divisions, organization and institutions; iv) Economic factors; and v) Cultural/social features.
Outcome
Research an important historical or contemporary issue/event/process in East Asia, applying concepts presented in class and/or the course reading materials.
Outcome
Examine the interrelationships among physical and human processes that shape the geographic characteristics of East Asia.

Dependencies

No dependencies