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  Jan 23, 2018
 
 
    
2017-2018 General Catalog

Geography, B.A.


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Geography, B.A.


CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

SEMESTER 1: “C” or better in ENGL 1001 .
SEMESTER 2: GEOG 1001  or GEOG 1003 .
SEMESTER 3: GEOG 2050  or GEOG 2051 ; First Course in Foreign Language Sequence; Admission to the College.
SEMESTER 4: GEOG 2010  or GEOG 2040 ; Second Course in Foreign Language Sequence.
SEMESTER 5: ENGL 2000 .

Consult “Degree Requirements of the College ” in this section of the catalog for specific instructions regarding electives and the “General Education Requirements ” section of the catalog.

Total Semester Hours: 16


Semester 2


Total Semester Hours: 13


Semester 3


Total Semester Hours: 16-15


Semester 4


Total Semester Hours: 15-16


Semester 5


 CRITICAL: ENGL 2000 .

  • General Education Course - Arts (3)
  • GEOG Elective: Regional Group (3)2
  • Approved Electives (9)

Total Semester Hours: 15


Semester 6


  • GEOG Elective: Mapping Sciences (3)1
  • GEOG Elective: Systematic Group (3)3
  • General Education Course - Humanities (other than foreign language) (3)
  • Approved Electives (6)

Total Semester Hours: 15


Semester 7


  • Upper Division Geography Elective (3)
  • Approved Electives (12)

Total Semester Hours: 15


Semester 8


  • GEOG Elective: Systematic Group (3)3
  • Approved Electives (12)

Total Semester Hours: 15


120 Total Sem. Hrs.


- MAPPING SCIENCES: GEOG 4020 , GEOG 4041 , GEOG 4044 , GEOG 4045 , GEOG 4046 GEOG 4047 , GEOG 4048 

- REGIONAL GROUP: ANTH 4051 ; GEOG 3001 , GEOG 4002 , GEOG 4031 , GEOG 4037 GEOG 4052 , or other approved regional course.

3 - SYSTEMATIC GROUP: GEOG 2080 GEOG 3070 GEOG 4012 GEOG 4061 GEOG 4073 , GEOG 4074 GEOG 4077 , GEOG 4078 , GEOG 4079 GEOG 4080 , GEOG 4086 GEOG 4087 , GEOG 4090 , or other approved systematic geography course

Area of Concentration


Disaster Science and Management


CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

SEMESTER 1: “C” or better in ENGL 1001 .
SEMESTER 2: GEOG 1001  or GEOG 1003 .
SEMESTER 3: GEOG 2050  or GEOG 2051 ; First Course in Foreign Language Sequence; Admission to the College.
SEMESTER 4: GEOG 2010 /GEOG 2040 ; Second Course in Foreign Language Sequence.
SEMESTER 5: ENGL 2000 .

Total Semester Hours: 16

Semester 2

Total Semester Hours: 13

Semester 3

Total Semester Hours: 16-15

Semester 4

Total Semester Hours: 15-16

Semester 5

Critical: ENGL 2000 .

 

  • General Education Course - Arts  (3)
  • Geography Elective: Regional Group (3)2
  • DSM Course* (3)
  • Approved Electives (6)
Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 6

  • DSM Course*: One of the three Mapping Sciences (3)
  • Geography Electives: Systematic Group (3)3
  • General Education Course- Humanities (Other Than Foreign Language) (3)
  • Approved Electives (6)
Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 7

  • Upper Division Geography Elective (3)
  • DSM Course* (3)
  • Approved Electives (9)
Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 8

  • Geography Electives: Systematic Group (3)3
  • DSM Course* (3)
  • Approved Electives (9)
Total Semester Hours: 15

120 Total Sem. Hrs.

GEOG ELECTIVES:

1- MAPPING SCIENCES: GEOG 4020 GEOG 4044  , GEOG 4045  , GEOG 4046  , GEOG 4047  , GEOG 4048 .

- REGIONAL GROUP: ANTH 4051  ; GEOG 3001  ,GEOG 4002  , GEOG 4031  , GEOG 4037  , GEOG 4052  , or other approved regional course.

3 - SYSTEMATIC GROUP: GEOG 2080 GEOG 3070  , GEOG 4012  , GEOG 4061  , GEOG 4073  , GEOG 4074  , GEOG 4077  , GEOG 4078  , GEOG 4079  , GEOG 4080  , GEOG 4086  , GEOG 4087  , GEOG 4090  , or other approved systematic geography course

*DSM Courses: GEOG 2200  , GEOG 2210  , GEOG 4200  ; and one of the three mapping sciences classes (GEOG 4044  , GEOG 4045  , GEOG 4047 )

Environmental Studies


CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

SEMESTER 1: “C” or better in ENGL 1001 .
SEMESTER 2: GEOG 1001  or GEOG 1003  
SEMESTER 3: GEOG 2050  or GEOG 2051 ; First Course in Foreign Language Sequence; Admission to the College.
SEMESTER 4: GEOG 2010 /GEOG 2040 ; Second Course in Foreign Language Sequence.
SEMESTER 5: ENGL 2000 .

Total Semester Hours: 16

Semester 2

Total Semester Hours: 13

Semester 3

Total Semester Hours: 16-15

Semester 4

Total Semester Hours: 15-16

Semester 5

Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 6

Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 7

Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 8

  • Approved ES Elective (3)
  • Approved Electives (12)
Total Semester Hours: 15

120 Total Sem. Hrs.

GEOG ELECTIVES:

1- MAPPING SCIENCES: GEOG 4020 GEOG 4044 GEOG 4045 GEOG 4046 GEOG 4047 GEOG 4048 .

- REGIONAL GROUP: ANTH 4051 , GEOG 3001 GEOG 4002 GEOG 4031 GEOG 4037 GEOG 4052 , or other approved regional course.

3 - SYSTEMATIC GROUP: GEOG 4012 GEOG 4061 GEOG 4073 GEOG 4074 GEOG 4077 GEOG 4078 GEOG 4079 GEOG 4080 GEOG 4086 GEOG 4087 GEOG 4090 , or other approved systematic geography course

 

ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES (ES) COURSES:

Required Core Course: GEOG 2080  

Required Fundamental Courses:GEOG 4078 GEOG 4086  

Electives (6 hours, at least 3 hours in GEOG): ANTH 2050 ECON 4320 EMS 2011 EMS 3040 GEOG 3070 GEOG 4029 PHIL 2021 , or other approved course.

Geographic Information Science


CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

SEMESTER 1: “C” or better in ENGL 1001 .
SEMESTER 2: GEOG 1001  or GEOG 1003 .
SEMESTER 3: GEOG 2050  or GEOG 2051 ; First Course in Foreign Language Sequence; Admission to the College.
SEMESTER 4: GEOG 2010 /GEOG 2040 ; Second Course in Foreign Language Sequence.
SEMESTER 5: ENGL 2000 .

Total Semester Hours: 16

Semester 2

Total Semester Hours: 13

Semester 3

Total Semester Hours: 16-15

Semester 4

Total Semester Hours: 15-16

Semester 5

Critical: ENGL 2000 .

 

  • General Education Course - Arts  (3)
  • Geography Elective: Regional Group (3)2
  • Geography Elective: Mapping Sciences (3)1
  • Approved Electives (6)
Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 6

  • Geography Electives: Mapping Sciences (6)1
  • Geography Electives: Systematic Group (3)3
  • General Education Course- Humanities (Other Than Foreign Language) (3)
  • Approved Electives (3)
Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 7

  • Upper Division Geography Elective (3)
  • Geography Elective: Mapping Sciences (3)1
  • Approved Electives (9)
Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 8

  • Geography Electives: Systematic Group (3)3
  • Approved Electives (12)
Total Semester Hours: 15

120 Total Sem. Hrs.

GEOG ELECTIVES:

1- MAPPING SCIENCES: GEOG 4020 GEOG 4044 GEOG 4045 GEOG 4046 GEOG 4047 GEOG 4048 .

- REGIONAL GROUP: ANTH 4051 ; GEOG 3001  ,GEOG 4002 GEOG 4031  ,GEOG 4037 GEOG 4052  , or other approved regional course.

3 - SYSTEMATIC GROUP: GEOG 2080 GEOG 3070 GEOG 4012 GEOG 4061 GEOG 4073  ,GEOG 4074 GEOG 4077 GEOG 4078 GEOG 4079  ,GEOG 4080 GEOG 4086 GEOG 4087  ,GEOG 4090  or other approved systematic geography course

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