Jun 08, 2023
GEOG 201 - World Regional Geography Credits: 5
Study of the world’s regional structure; analysis and interpretation of the world’s cultural, economic, and resource patterns.
Enrollment Requirement: Eligible for ENGL& 101 .
Satisfies Requirement: Social Science
Students who successfully complete this class will be able to:
- Use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information.
- Use mental maps to organize information about people, places, and environments.
- Analyze the spatial organization of people, places, and environments on Earth’s surface.
- Analyze the physical and human characteristics of places.
- Analyze how people create regions to interpret Earth’s complexity.
- Analyze how culture and experience influence people’s perception of places and regions.
- Analyze the characteristics, distribution, and migration of human populations on Earth’s surface.
- Analyze the patterns and networks of economic interdependence on Earth’s surface.
- Analyze how forces of cooperation and conflict among people influence the division and control of Earth’s surface.
- Analyze how human actions modify the physical environment.
- Analyze the changes that occur in the meaning, use, distribution, and importance of resources.
- Apply geography to interpret the past.
- Apply geography to interpret the present and plan for the future.
- Identify and describe a current geographic problem or inequity at a global or regional scale.
- Identify and describe an individual action one can undertake to solve a current geographic problem or inequity.
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