2020-2021 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

CGEOG 1001 World Geography

Geography is the study of the relationship between humans and the environment - addressing both the impact of the people on the earth, and the influence that the physical environment has had on the development of societies, political systems, and cultures. The course will focus on the human and natural composition of the world's great geographic realms, focusing on their location, their make-up, and their likely future in this changing world. Students will be introduced to the range of topical (systematic) fields of geography, including cultural geography, environmental geography, urban geography, economical geography, political geography, and historical geography.




Fall and Spring