University Catalog 2023-2024

Geography (GEO)

GEO 200  Principles of Geography  (3 credit hours)  

Basic ideas in the field of geography. The scope of geography as an academic field explored. Emphasis placed on mastery of geographic tools, e.g., maps, globes, and media materials and sources. Regional study of contemporary world.

GEP Social Sciences

Typically offered in Spring only

GEO 220/SOC 220  Cultural Geography  (3 credit hours)  

Investigates the world's past and present cultural diversity by studying spatial patterns of population, language, religion, material and non-material culture, technology and livelihoods, communities and settlements and political organization and interaction.

GEP Global Knowledge, GEP Social Sciences

Typically offered in Summer only