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Option Geography Option  

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This option is offered within the following major(s):
Earth Sciences - College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences





Requirements (29–30)

ANTH 110. *Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
   or PS 204. *Introduction to Comparative Politics (3)
   or SOC 204. *Introduction to Sociology (3)
BI 213. Principles of Biology (4)
CS 161. Introduction to Computer Science I (4)
   or EECS 161. Introduction to Programming I (4) [To be terminated spring 2014]
GEO 296. Introduction to Geographic Field Research (3)
GEO 301. Map and Image Interpretation (4)
GEO 323. ^Climatology (4)
   or GEO 330. *^Geography of International Development and Globalization (3)
GEO 360. Cartography (4)
ST 202. Principles of Statistics (4)
   or ST 352. Introduction to Statistical Methods (4)

Electives (32)

Choose from the four lists below, including at least one course in Physical Geography; one course in Geography of Resources, Planning, Hazards; one course in GIScience; and one course in Regional Geography/Globalization:

Physical Geography

GEO 322. Surface Processes (4)
GEO 323. ^Climatology (4)
GEO 324. Geography of Life: Species Distributions and Conservation (4)
GEO 432. Applied Geomorphology (3)
GEO 483. Snow Hydrology (3)
GEO 484. Introduction to Biogeochemistry (3)
GEO 486. Quaternary Paleoclimatology (3)
GEO 487. Hydrogeology (4)

Geography of Resources, Planning, Hazards

GEO 335. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3)
GEO 420. Geography of Resource Use (3)
GEO 423. Land Use in the American West (3)
GEO 424. International Water Resources Management (3)
GEO 425. Water Resources Management in the United States (3)
GEO 426. Global Resources and Development (3)
GEO 451. Environmental Site Planning (3)
OC 333. Oceans, Coasts and People (3)

GIScience

FE 208. Forest Surveying (4)
GEO 444. Remote Sensing (4)
GEO 445. Computer-Assisted Cartography (3)
GEO 460. Multimedia Cartography (4)
GEO 465. Geographic Information Systems and Science (4)
GEO 466. Digital Image Processing (3)
GEO 480. Advanced GIS Applications in the Geosciences (4)

Regional Geography/Globalization

GEO 325. *Geography of Africa (3)
GEO 326. *Geography of Europe (3)
GEO 327. *Geography of Asia (3)
GEO 328. *Geography of Latin America (3)
GEO 329. *Geography of the United States and Canada (3)
GEO 330. *^Geography of International Development and Globalization (3)
GEO 350. *Population Geography (3)

Option Total=61–62

 
Footnotes:

* Baccalaureate Core Course
^ Writing Intensive Courses (WIC)


Option Code: 263




 
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