geo215 | undergraduate

Geography

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This course will examine the key concepts of geography and the interactions between human life and the environment. Topics will include population, urbanization, economic and cultural landscapes, physical landscapes, and world climate.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks This course is available to take individually or To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Climate and Physical Landscapes

    • Analyze the relationship between climate and physical landscapes.
    • Demonstrate effective use of maps and spatial information.

    Biological Landscapes and Food Resources

    • Analyze the relationship among climate, biological landscapes, and agriculture.
    • Describe the various types of agriculture.
    • Evaluate the importance of agriculture and potential competing land uses.

    Natural Resources and Economic Growth

    • Define global warming.
    • Analyze distribution of natural resources needed for economic growth.
    • Explain how geographical knowledge can assist in future planning.

    Geography

    • Define geography.
    • Describe real-life applications of geographical knowledge.
    • Identify the four subfields of geography.

    Population and Urbanization

    • Describe population and migration trends.
    • Identify key needs of an urban society.
    • Analyze factors that influence population distribution.
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