Course Descriptions

GEOG 1301 – Introduction to Physical Geography (3-3-0)

This course introduces the student to an area of study that brings together and interrelates the important elements of the physical environment of humans. The nature and characteristics of the physical environment, their development and distribution are emphasized.

Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00

Skills: G Course Type: T

* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014

GEOG 1302 – Human Geography (3-3-0)

This course examines the relationships between people and the places and spaces in which they live using a variety of scales ranging from the local to the global.

Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00

Skills: G Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014

GEOG 1303 – World and Regional Geography (3-3-0)

This course focuses on the culture and physical environments of the world’s geographic regions. It is both a survey course and an introduction to the discipline of geography.

Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00

Skills: G Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 5/23/2014

GEOG 2470 – Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) (4-3-3)

GIS (Geographic Information Systems) is a computer-based tool that uses spatial (geographic) data to analyze and solve real-world problems. This course is designed to introduce the student to the basic principles and techniques of GIS. The lab material will emphasize GIS data collection, entry, storage, analysis, and output using ArcGIS.

Course Fee: $50.00 Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00

Skills: G Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 2/27/2014