Jun 16, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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GEOG 366 - Geography of the Middle East

Examination of the physical and cultural geography, human-environment interactions, landscapes, and regional diversity of the Middle East. Course will be offered on even numbered years (Fall).

Credits: (4)

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

  • Identify and interpret the principal physical, environmental, demographic, cultural, economic and geopolitical characteristics of the Middle East.
  • Identify place names and major physical and cultural features of the Middle East.
  • Describe and interpret issues surrounding the Arab Israeli conflict, including social, political, and economic characteristics.
  • Redraw the maps of the Middle East to reflect knowledge learned about the region using computer mapping programs.
  • Analyze current issues relevant to a Middle Eastern country of their choice, keep a well written journal of these events and be prepared to report on this in class.
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