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Geography Curriculum

2015-2017 Bulletin Year

Geography courses at UW Oshkosh

Geography Curriculum (48 credits)

 

 

REQUIRED CORE COURSES (27 credits)

102 World Regional Geography (3)

202 Human Geography (3)

121 Physical Geography: Weather & Climate (4)

221 Physical Geography: Landforms & Soils (4)

215 Map Reading and Analysis (3)

391 GIS I: Mapping and Visualization (4)

451/461 Advanced Human/Physical (3)

490 Geography Senior Seminar (3) 

 

21 credits of elective courses from at least two of following groups:

 

HUMAN GEOGRAPHY

213 Population Geography (3)

311 Economic Geography (3)

316 Ethnic Landscapes of America (3)

321 Political Geography (3)

324 Urban Geography (3)

333 Gender, Place, & Culture (3)

451 Advanced Topics in Human Geography (3)

 

REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY

313 Wisconsin (3)

317 United States and Canada (3)

319 Latin America (3)

331 Europe (3)

353 Sub-Saharan Africa (3)

354 Middle East & North Africa (3)

 

OTHER

444 Internship in Geography (1-6)

446 Independent Study (1-3)

 

PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY

211 Geographies of Climate Change (3)

304 Soils (3)

332 Introduction to River Systems (3)

335 Climatology (3)

363 Biogeography (3)

461 Advanced Topics in Physical Geography (3)

 

HUMAN-ENVIRONMENT INTERACTION

314 Environmental Conservation (3)

364 Water Resource Management (3)

377 Population and Environment (3)

414 Natural Resource Management (3)

419 Natural Hazards (3)

 

GEOGRAPHIC TECHNIQUES

371 Cartography (4)

382 Remote Sensing of the Environment (3)

471 GIS II: Fundamentals of GIS (4)

472 GIS III: Advanced GIS (4)

 

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