BS (Hons) Geography

Requirements for Major

A minimum of 48 credits to a maximum of 54 credits with 24 credits in upper division courses.
The core courses include

GEOG 210: Earth’s Physical Realms (3 credits)
GEOG 220: Human Domains of Geography (3 credits)

GEOG 274: Fundamentals of Cartography and Field Surveying

GEOG 301: Workshop on Geographical Thought and Concepts (2 credits)

GEOG 311: Principles of Atmospheric and Hydrospheric Dynamics (3 credits)
GEOG 313: Geodynamics and Geomorphology (3 credits)
GEOG 471: Qualitative and Quantitative Techniques in Geography (4 credits)
GEOG 499: Directed Project (6 credits)

Minimum seven (7) electives in the upper division from Physical Geography and Geographical Techniques and Methods

Requirements for Minor

A course work of 18-24 credits with at least nine (9) credits in lower division courses including core courses

GEOG 210: Earth’s Physical Realms (3 credits)
GEOG 220: Human Domains of Geography (3 credits)
GEOG 270: Maps and their Interpretation (3 credits)

and a minimum of two (2) electives in upper division courses.

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Admission requirements

Road map for students majoring in BS Geography