GEOG272 - Physical Geography

General

Prefix
GEOG
Course Number
272
Course ID
00164517
Course Level
Undergraduate
Instruction Mode
Lec/Lab
Department(s)
Geography & Planning
Description
Geographical description of spatial characteristics associated with the Earth's hydrosphere, biosphere, atmosphere, and lithosphere.
Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

No Requisites

Credits

Min
3
Max
3
Repeatable
No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course
Yes
MN Goal Designation(s)
03
Cultural Diversity
No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome
Students will describe concepts, principles, and theories of physical geography.
Outcome
Students will test hypotheses, analyze and interpret data, draw inferences and conclusions, and identify further questions for investigation in this class.
Outcome
Students will recognize the human nature of the scientific enterprise and will evaluate societal issues from a science perspective, question the evidence presented, and make informed judgements about these issues (e.g., climate change of water pollution issues).
Outcome
Students will use the scientific method to carry out experiments.

Dependencies

No dependencies