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Chair: Distinguished Professor Mark D. Schwartz Bolton 490 229-3740

Please note: The College of Letters and Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2 (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact a fee specialist at (414) 229-3796.

Click on section number/link for any special information/fees/requirements for that class. Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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GEOG-110: The World: Peoples and Regions (3 units; U ; SS)

Introduction to regional cultural geography through a study of representative and significant areas of the earth.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 201 20789 - 09/04-12/13 Kim, Minji ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
SS   3 LEC 402 20176 10:00 AM-10:50 AM TR 09/04-12/13 Sziarto, Kristin AUP 170 PDF
SS     DIS 601 20177 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 09/04-12/13 Lim, So Hyung BOL 262  
SS     DIS 602 20178 1:00 PM-1:50 PM T 09/04-12/13 Marseille, Muriel BOL 262  
SS     DIS 603 20179 2:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/04-12/13 Marseille, Muriel BOL 262  
SS     DIS 604 20180 9:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/04-12/13 Lim, So Hyung BOL 262  
SS     DIS 605 20181 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/04-12/13 Lim, So Hyung BOL 262  
SS     DIS 606 20182 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 09/04-12/13 Lim, So Hyung BOL 262  
SS     DIS 607 20183 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 09/04-12/13 Marseille, Muriel BOL 262  
SS     DIS 608 20718 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/04-12/13 Marseille, Muriel BOL 262  

GEOG-114: Geography of Race in the United States (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Contemporary geographic issues of segregation, assimilation, belonging, and exclusion facing African-American, white, Asian, Latino, Native American and either groups in the U.S. 2 hrs lec, 1 hr dis.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 201 20783 - 09/04-12/13 Merkle, Katlyn ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
CD,SS   3 LEC 402 20184 1:00 PM-1:50 PM TR 09/04-12/13 Bonds, Anne BOL B46  
CD,SS     DIS 601 20540 2:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/04-12/13 Ryniker, Sarah BOL 277  
CD,SS     DIS 602 20541 3:00 PM-3:50 PM T 09/04-12/13 Ryniker, Sarah BOL 262  
CD,SS     DIS 603 20542 1:00 PM-1:50 PM W 09/04-12/13 Ryniker, Sarah BOL 262  
CD,SS     DIS 604 20543 2:00 PM-2:50 PM R 09/04-12/13 Ryniker, Sarah BOL 262  
CD,SS     DIS 605 24613 3:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/04-12/13 Ryniker, Sarah BOL 262  

GEOG 115(315): Globalization and Economic Development (3 units; U ; SS)

Geographic perspectives on world economy: geographic organization of contemporary production and consumption around the world; historical development of capitalist economy; economic geography of globalization processes.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 25446 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/04-12/13 Yoon, Hyejin BOL 410D PDF

GEOG-120: Our Physical Environment (3 units; U ; NS+)

Characteristics and significance of world land form, climate, soils, vegetation, and mineral and water resources. 2 hrs lec, 2 hrs lab/dis.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students w/cr in Geog 121(ER), 122(ER). Required all-day field trip for which fee is assessed. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   3 LEC 201 20792 - 09/04-12/13 Debiasse, Kimberly ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
NS+   3 LEC 402 20185 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 09/04-12/13 Choi, Woonsup LAP N101 PDF
NS+     LAB 801 20186 11:00 AM-12:50 PM M 09/04-12/13 Zhao, Bailu BOL 277  
NS+     LAB 802 20187 10:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/04-12/13 Zhao, Bailu BOL 277  
NS+     LAB 803 20188 8:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/04-12/13 Zhao, Bailu BOL 277  
NS+     LAB 804 20189 10:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/04-12/13 Pan, Feng BOL 277  
NS+     LAB 805 20190 1:00 PM-2:50 PM R 09/04-12/13 Pan, Feng BOL 277  

GEOG-125: Introduction to Environmental Geography (3 units; U ; NS)

Introduction to environmental geography and related environmental problems aimed at understanding of the earth's systems in our daily encounter with them.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   3 LEC 201 20539 - 09/04-12/13 Viel, Jana ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
NS   3 LEC 402 20191 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MW 09/04-12/13 Donnelly, Alison END 103  
This course has a required service learning component.
NS     DIS 601 20192 10:00 AM-10:50 AM M 09/04-12/13 Rehberg, Chloe BOL 262  
NS     DIS 602 20193 11:00 AM-11:50 AM M 09/04-12/13 Rehberg, Chloe BOL 262  
NS     DIS 603 20194 9:00 AM-9:50 AM T 09/04-12/13 Rehberg, Chloe BOL 262  
NS     DIS 604 21571 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/04-12/13 Rehberg, Chloe BOL 262  
NS     DIS 605 20790 10:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/04-12/13 Rehberg, Chloe BOL 262  

GEOG-128: Introduction to Caves and Caving (3 units; U ; NS)

An introduction to the science of speleology, to the underground world of caves, and to the techniques and history of caving.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   3 LEC 201 21572 - 09/04-12/13 Hanes, Jonathan ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

GEOG-140: Our Urban Environment: Introduction to Urban Geography (3 units; U ; SS)

Site and situation, central functions, spatial patterns of socio-economic and demographic characteristics of urban population. Spatial patterns of urban economy.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 20195 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 09/04-12/13 McCarthy, Linda BOL B60 PDF

GEOG-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 17048 - 09/04-12/13   ROOM TBA  

GEOG-215: Introduction to Geographic Information Science (3 units; U )

Geographic objects, their representation and analysis. Topics include special nature of spatial data; concepts of space, mapping, spatial relationships; and use of geographic information systems. 2 hrs lec, 2 hrs lab.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 20196 - 09/04-12/13 Ghose, Rina ONLINE WEB Word
For online course instruction, all students must have access to a personal computer that is capable of supporting GIS software.
GIS software packages are designed for PC Windows environment. Therefore, students are required to use either a Windows PC or be familiar with running Windows in a Mac computer.
We recommend using Windows 10 as the operating system.

Other hardware requirements are as follows:

CPU speed: 2.2 GHz minimum; Hyper-threading (HHT) or Multi-core recommended
Platform: x86 or x64 with SSE2 extensions
Memory/RAM: 2 GB minimum
Display properties: 24-bit color depth
Screen resolution: 1024x768 recommended minimum at normal size (96 dpi) Swap space: 500 MB minimum Diskspace (for runtime only): 2 GB, but additional space is often required Video/Graphics Adapter: 64 MB RAM minimum; 256 MB RAM recommended. NVIDIA, ATI, and Intel chipsets supported. 24-bit capable graphics accelerator
Windows: OpenGL version 2.0 runtime minimum is required, and Shader Model 3.0 or higher is recommended.

For detailed system requirements, see:
www.esri.com

Students registered in this course will be informed via email about how to access and download the ArcGIS software for the course.

Students enrolled in the online course are required to be comfortable in downloading and using unfamiliar GIS software. You will receive help from the Teaching Assistant in terms of laboratory assignments. Also, directions for using the software are available in one of the required texts.
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
    3 LEC 402 21051 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 09/04-12/13 Genzmer, Donna BOL B87 PDF
      LAB 801 20197 11:00 AM-12:50 PM M 09/04-12/13 Schuelke, Nicholas BOL 289  
      LAB 802 20887 1:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/04-12/13 Schuelke, Nicholas BOL 289  
      LAB 803 20798 11:00 AM-12:50 PM W 09/04-12/13 Schuelke, Nicholas BOL 289  
      LAB 901 20888 - 09/04-12/13 Filbin, Ryan ONLINE WEB  
      LAB 902 21052 - 09/04-12/13 Filbin, Ryan ONLINE WEB  
      LAB 903 21053 - 09/04-12/13 Filbin, Ryan ONLINE WEB  

GEOG-247: Quantitative Analysis in Geography (3 units; U ; QLB)

Application of quantitative measures to geographic problems. Topics include descriptive statistics, statistical inference, and bivariate relationships. 2 hrs lec, 2 hrs lab.

Notes:
Prereq: Math 105(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
QLB   3 LEC 401 21054 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/04-12/13 Yoon, Hyejin BOL B92 PDF
QLB     LAB 801 20694 3:00 PM-4:15 PM W 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  
QLB     LAB 802 20884 10:00 AM-11:15 AM F 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  

GEOG-289: Internship in Geography, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of geography in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: intro course in Geog; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 18466 - 09/04-12/13 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 18467 - 09/04-12/13 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 18468 - 09/04-12/13 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 18469 - 09/04-12/13 Fredlund, Glen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 18470 - 09/04-12/13 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 18471 - 09/04-12/13 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 18472 - 09/04-12/13 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 18473 - 09/04-12/13 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 18474 - 09/04-12/13 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 18476 - 09/04-12/13 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 18475 - 09/04-12/13 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 18477 - 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 18478 - 09/04-12/13 Yoon, Hyejin ROOM TBA  

GEOG-296: UROP Apprenticeship (1 - 3 units; U )

Undergraduate research participation in a project developed with a supervising member of the faculty or staff.

Notes:
One credit for 45 hrs research. May be retaken to 9 cr max in any combination of UROP apprenticeship courses. Not open to jrs & srs. Prereq: acceptance into UROP; prior or conc reg in UROP seminar.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 17049 - 09/04-12/13   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

GEOG-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 18634 - 09/04-12/13   OFF CAMPUS  

GEOG-306: Natural Hazards (3 units; U ; NS)

An introduction to processes and conditions responsible for natural hazards, reasons for geographic patterns of hazards' occurrence, and modes of adjustment to natural hazards.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; a physical geog course recom.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   3 LEC 201 21573 - 09/04-12/13 Debiasse, Kimberly ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

GEOG-309: Nationalities and Nations of the World (3 units; U )

Nationalities, nations and changing borders of countries. Emigration and immigration. Cultural diffusion, languages and folk and popular culture.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; 100-level course in Geog or Ethnic recom.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 20399 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/04-12/13 Sziarto, Kristin BOL B52 PDF

GEOG-310: General Climatology (3 units; U )

Global patterns of climate and the processes that shape them. Climatic elements, upper-atmospheric waves, internet data, Midwest climate, climate classification, and climate change.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Geog 120(R), Atm Sci 100(R), or Atm Sci 240(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 20464 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/04-12/13 Schwartz, Mark BOL B95 PDF

GEOG-350: Conservation of Natural Resources (3 units; U ; SS)

Analysis of environmental ethics; the positive and negative consequences of resource development with emphasis on strategies designed to resolve environmental conflicts.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st or a geog course.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 20198 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/04-12/13 Fredlund, Glen MIT 191 Word

GEOG-415: Hydrogeography (3 units; U/G )

Role of water in geographic systems. Interaction of water with physical and human systems, key hydrological processes, spatial and temporal variations of water, data collection, modeling.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, Geog 120(P) or 125(P), & Geog 215(P); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 24615 1:00 PM-3:40 PM M 09/10-12/13 Choi, Woonsup LUB S165 PDF
Consent required to audit.

GEOG-441: Geography of Cities and Metropolitan Areas (3 units; U/G )

Extent, localization, and geographic relations of land uses, facilities, and internal circulation, with particular reference to large North American cities.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st & intro course in geog or acceptable course in an urban related field, e.g. Econ, UrbPlan, Urb Std; or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 24616 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/04-12/13 Bonds, Anne BOL B56  

GEOG-450: Climates of the Past and Climate Change (3 units; U/G )

Climatic history of the earth and climate models. Milankovitch theory, quaternary climates, temporal-spatial scales of change, general circulation, and earth system models.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, Geog 120(P) or Atm Sci 100(P) or 240(P), & Geog 310(R); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 24617 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/04-12/13 Donnelly, Alison BOL B95  

GEOG-464: Environmental Problems (3 units; U/G )

General discussion and case studies of geographical contexts and historical roots of modern environmental problems. History of human concern over adverse environmental impacts.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st & an intro course in a life science or environmental science.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 20885 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/04-12/13 Holifield, Ryan AUP 191 PDF

GEOG-475: Geography of Soils (3 units; U/G )

Systematic and regional study of soils, interrelationships of soils with the physical and cultural landscape. 2 hrs lec, 2 hrs lab.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Geog 120(P), 121(P), or 125(P) or equiv.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 401 21064 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/04-12/13 Fredlund, Glen LAP 252 PDF
      LAB 801 21065 3:30 PM-5:20 PM R 09/04-12/13 Fredlund, Glen LAP 252  

GEOG-489: Internship in Geography, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of advanced principles of geography in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 300-level or above course in Geog; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 18479 - 09/04-12/13 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 18480 - 09/04-12/13 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 18481 - 09/04-12/13 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 18482 - 09/04-12/13 Fredlund, Glen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 18483 - 09/04-12/13 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 18484 - 09/04-12/13 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 18485 - 09/04-12/13 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 18486 - 09/04-12/13 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 18487 - 09/04-12/13 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 18489 - 09/04-12/13 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 18488 - 09/04-12/13 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 18490 - 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 18491 - 09/04-12/13 Yoon, Hyejin ROOM TBA  

GEOG-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 18635 - 09/04-12/13   OFF CAMPUS  

GEOG-525: Geographic Information Science (4 units; U )

Geographic and information theoretical foundations of geographic information science (GIS). Use of macro languages in a software project to expand GIS functionality. 3 hrs lec, 2 hrs lab.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, & Geog 215(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 21057 2:00 PM-4:40 PM T 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang BOL 281 PDF
      LAB 801 21058 1:00 PM-2:50 PM W 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  
      LAB 802 21059 2:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  

GEOG-540: Globalization and the City (3 units; U/G )

Spatial aspects of globalization and their impact on the city. Topics include emergence of global cities, impacts on urban development, and global era urban strategies.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 22309 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/10-12/13 McCarthy, Linda BOL B64 PDF

GEOG-547: Spatial Analysis (4 units; U )

Advanced analysis techniques, including multivariate relationships and spatial modeling.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Geog 247(P) or dept-approved equiv.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 20465 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/04-12/13 Choi, Woonsup BOL 281 PDF
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 20752 3:00 PM-4:50 PM T 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802 20886 10:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.

GEOG-625: Intermediate Geographic Information Science (4 units; U )

Concepts and techniques of geographic information science (GIS), with emphasis on GIS-based spatial analysis, associated applications, and technology. 3 hrs lec, 2 hrs lab.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st: Geog 525(P) or UrbPlan 591(P) or 791(P); or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 20977 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang AUP 104 PDF
      LAB 801 20700 9:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  
      LAB 802 20804 12:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  

GEOG-696: Independent Work in Physical Geography (1 - 3 units; U )

Independent reading or project on a physical geography topic under the supervision of a geography faculty member.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 17050 - 09/04-12/13 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 17052 - 09/04-12/13 Fredlund, Glen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 17051 - 09/04-12/13 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  

GEOG-698: GIS/Cartography Internship (1 - 6 units; U )

Practical GIS/cartography experience with government agency or private firm under supervision of working expert and faculty member. Intern's contract specifies duties and duration.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Geog 215(P); writ cons instr & dept chair.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 19755 - 09/04-12/13 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 20332 - 09/04-12/13 Fredlund, Glen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 20439 - 09/04-12/13 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 20440 - 09/04-12/13 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 21012 - 09/04-12/13 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 23676 - 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  

GEOG-699: Independent Work (1 - 3 units; U )

Independent reading or project. See Advanced Independent Study.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st, 2.5 gpa, & writ cons instr, dept chair & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 17053 - 09/04-12/13 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 17054 - 09/04-12/13 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 17055 - 09/04-12/13 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 17056 - 09/04-12/13 Fredlund, Glen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 17057 - 09/04-12/13 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 17058 - 09/04-12/13 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 17059 - 09/04-12/13 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 17060 - 09/04-12/13 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 17061 - 09/04-12/13 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 17063 - 09/04-12/13 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 17062 - 09/04-12/13 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 17064 - 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 17065 - 09/04-12/13 Yoon, Hyejin ROOM TBA  

GEOG-726: Geographic Information Science (4 units; G )

Geographic and information theoretical foundations of geographic information science (GIS). Use of macro languages in a software project to expand GIS functionality. 3 hrs lec, 2 hrs lab.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students w/ grad cr in Geog 525. Prereq: grad st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 25474 2:00 PM-4:40 PM T 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang BOL 281 PDF
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 25476 1:00 PM-2:50 PM W 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802 25478 2:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.

GEOG-747: Spatial Analysis (4 units; G )

Advanced analysis techniques, including multivariate relationships and spatial modeling.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students w/grad cr in Geog 547. Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 25479 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/04-12/13 Choi, Woonsup BOL 281 PDF
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 25480 3:00 PM-4:50 PM T 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802 25481 10:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.

GEOG-798: GIS/Cartography Internship (1 - 4 units; G )

Practical GIS/cartography experience with government agency or private firm under supervision of working expert and faculty member. Intern's contract specifies duties and duration.

Notes:
May be retaken to 8 cr max. Prereq: grad st; writ cons instr & dept chair

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 4 FLD 001 25862 - 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.

GEOG-826: Intermediate Geographic Information Science (4 units; G )

Concepts and techniques of geographic information science (GIS), with emphasis on GIS-based spatial analysis, associated applications, and technology. 3 hrs lec, 2 hrs lab.

Notes:
Counts as a repeat of Geog 625. Not open for cr to students w/grad cr in Geog 625. Prereq: grad st; Geog 525(P) or Geog 726(P) or UrbPlan 591(P) or UrbPlan 791(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 25483 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang AUP 104 PDF
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 25485 9:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802 25486 12:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/04-12/13   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.

GEOG 834(GEOG 734): GIS and Society (3 units; G )

Interconnected relationship between Geographic Information Science (GIS) and society, including hidden impacts and implications of such a relationship.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 24620 5:00 PM-7:40 PM R 09/04-12/13 Ghose, Rina BOL 487 Word

GEOG-870: Contemporary Geographic Approaches: (3 units; G )

Foundations of geographic inquiry, with emphasis on the roles of sub-disciplines, and generalist/specialist approaches in the development of geographic science.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Contemporary Geographic Approaches
    3 SEM 001 24621 4:30 PM-7:10 PM T 09/04-12/13 Holifield, Ryan BOL 487 PDF

GEOG-888: Candidate for Degree (0 units; G )

Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirements.

Notes:
Fee assessed for 1 cr. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    0 IND 001 17066 - 09/04-12/13 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 002 17067 - 09/04-12/13 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 003 17068 - 09/04-12/13 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 004 17069 - 09/04-12/13 Fredlund, Glen ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 005 17070 - 09/04-12/13 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 006 17071 - 09/04-12/13 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 007 17072 - 09/04-12/13 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 008 17073 - 09/04-12/13 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 009 17074 - 09/04-12/13 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 010 17076 - 09/04-12/13 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 011 17075 - 09/04-12/13 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 012 17077 - 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 013 17078 - 09/04-12/13 Yoon, Hyejin ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

GEOG-889: Internship in Geography (1 - 6 units; G )

Application of advanced principles of geography in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting. Intern's contract specifies duties and duration.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: grad st; Geog 810(P); writ cons instr & dept chair.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 001 17079 - 09/04-12/13 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 002 17080 - 09/04-12/13 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 003 17081 - 09/04-12/13 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 004 17082 - 09/04-12/13 Fredlund, Glen ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 005 17083 - 09/04-12/13 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 006 17084 - 09/04-12/13 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 007 17085 - 09/04-12/13 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 008 17086 - 09/04-12/13 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 009 17087 - 09/04-12/13 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 010 17089 - 09/04-12/13 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 011 17088 - 09/04-12/13 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 012 17090 - 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 013 17091 - 09/04-12/13 Yoon, Hyejin ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

GEOG-890: Research and Master Thesis (1 - 6 units; G )

Research connected with master thesis.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 001 17092 - 09/04-12/13 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002 17093 - 09/04-12/13 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003 17094 - 09/04-12/13 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004 17095 - 09/04-12/13 Fredlund, Glen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005 17096 - 09/04-12/13 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006 17097 - 09/04-12/13 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007 17098 - 09/04-12/13 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 008 17099 - 09/04-12/13 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009 17100 - 09/04-12/13 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010 17102 - 09/04-12/13 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011 17101 - 09/04-12/13 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 012 17103 - 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 013 17104 - 09/04-12/13 Yoon, Hyejin ROOM TBA  

GEOG-990: Research and Doctoral Dissertation (1 - 12 units; G )

Research projects connected with dissertation.

Notes:
Retakable to 12 cr max. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 IND 001 17105 - 09/04-12/13 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 002 17106 - 09/04-12/13 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 003 17107 - 09/04-12/13 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 004 17108 - 09/04-12/13 Fredlund, Glen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 005 17109 - 09/04-12/13 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 006 17110 - 09/04-12/13 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 007 17111 - 09/04-12/13 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 008 17112 - 09/04-12/13 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 009 17113 - 09/04-12/13 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 010 17115 - 09/04-12/13 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 011 17114 - 09/04-12/13 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 012 17116 - 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 013 17117 - 09/04-12/13 Yoon, Hyejin ROOM TBA  

GEOG-999: Independent Work (1 - 6 units; G )

Independent reading or project.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 12 cr max. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 001 17118 - 09/04-12/13 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002 17119 - 09/04-12/13 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003 17120 - 09/04-12/13 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004 17121 - 09/04-12/13 Fredlund, Glen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005 17122 - 09/04-12/13 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006 17123 - 09/04-12/13 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007 17124 - 09/04-12/13 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 008 17125 - 09/04-12/13 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009 17126 - 09/04-12/13 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010 17128 - 09/04-12/13 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011 17127 - 09/04-12/13 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 012 17129 - 09/04-12/13 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 013 17130 - 09/04-12/13 Yoon, Hyejin ROOM TBA  

 
Additional Courses - Geography
 
AFRICOL 301(222): Research Methods in African & African Diaspora Studies (3 units; U )

A survey of research methods and techniques, and the uses of the computer in data gathering and analysis in African & African Diaspora Studies.

Notes:
Prerequisite: junior standing; elementary statistics course; or consent of instructor.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 24951 - 09/04-12/13 Winkler, Erin ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

GEO SCI-409: Process Geomorphology (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Study of geological processes and their effect on the formation and evolution of land forms. Lec, lab, field trips for which fee is assessed.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Geo Sci 100(P), Geog 120(P), or 121(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 401 20833 9:00 AM-10:50 AM M 09/04-12/13 Borucki, Mark LAP 275  
Add'l special course fee up to $300.00 assessed for required field trips.
  (FEE)   LAB 801 20834 9:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/04-12/13 Borucki, Mark LAP 275  
  (FEE)         W   Stewart, Ashley    
  (FEE)   LAB 802 25786 3:00 PM-4:50 PM T 09/04-12/13 Borucki, Mark LAP 275  
  (FEE)         T   Malone, John    

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