Catalog: 2014–2015 Catalog Year
Analyzes the culture regions of the world including physical settings, peoples, settlements, economic activities, historical and political factions with primary emphasis on the Old World.
Upon successful completion of Geog 106, Introduction to Cultural Geography, students should have a basic understanding of human population, migration patterns, religion, ethnicity, and urbanization processes. Students should also have acquired a basic understanding of the spatial relations between these entities and how these processes are constantly changing.
Linkage of course to educational program mission and at least one educational program outcome.
Geog 106 is a general education class that promotes the development of knowledge, skills, and attitudes that benefit students in their personal and professional endeavors.
GEOG 106 fills a degree requirement for the Associate of Science with Geoscience emphasis. The mission of the Associate of Science-Geoscience emphasis is to provide a strong foundation in earth and physical sciences, and prepare students for transfer into many disciplines, including geology, geography, environmental science, and science teaching.
This course addresses the following Student Learning Objectives of the General Education Mission by ensuring that successful students: