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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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GEOG 101 - World Regional Geography

An introduction to the dynamic landscapes of the world’s major regions, examining socioeconomic, political, demographic, cultural and environmental patterns, processes, and issues. SB-Perspectives on World Cultures. Course will be offered every year (Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer).

Credits: (5)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Recognize the key factors shaping contemporary demographic, environmental, social, cultural, political, and economic issues in major world regions.
  • Apply course concepts and disciplinary language to interpret how ethnic diversity, social inequality, and similar dimensions of difference are manifest in economic and political systems in major world regions.
  • Propose ways in which the student can participate meaningfully and ethically in the economy, politics, and the environment at the global scale.
  • Use the concepts of geography generally and ideas taught in world regional geography in particular to analyze development problems.
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