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Geography
Chair: Professor Changshan Wu Bolton 482 229-4860

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. 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-105: Introduction to Human Geography (3 units; U ; SS)

How humans interact with and alter the Earth through cultural, political, and economic processes; how these processes are dependent on and affect Earth's natural resources. 2 hrs lec, 1 hr dis.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 201 25504 - 05/31-06/18 Bonds, Anne ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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 202 25505 - 07/25-08/20 Wu, Changshan ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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

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+ (FEE) 3 LEC 201 25506 - 05/31-06/25 Choi, Woonsup ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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 25507 - 07/25-08/20 Holifield, Ryan ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
Retakable 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 22876 - 06/27-08/20 Kenny, Judith 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 25508 - 07/25-08/20 Xu, Zengwang ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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. Retakable 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 23993 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 23984 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 23985 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 23986 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 23987 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 23988 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 23989 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 23990 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 23991 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 23992 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 23994 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 23995 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 23996 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014 23997 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  

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:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 24143 - 06/27-08/20   OFF CAMPUS  
For registration & fee purposes, this section meets during the 8-week session. Contact CIE Overseas Programs, Garland Hall 138, 414-229-4846.

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 251 25509 - 06/27-08/20 Fredlund, Glen ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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. Retakable 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 24007 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 23998 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 23999 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 24000 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 24001 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 24002 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 24006 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 24003 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 24004 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 24005 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 24008 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 24009 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 24010 - 06/27-08/20   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014 24011 - 06/27-08/20   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:
Retakable 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 24144 - 06/27-08/20   OFF CAMPUS  
For registration & fee purposes, this section meets during the 8-week session. Contact CIE Overseas Programs, Garland Hall 138, 414-229-4846.
Tropical Field Course
    3 LEC 102 26025 - 05/31-06/25 Padilla, Nicholas OFF CAMPUS  
Ecuador trip dates: June 3-26, 2016. Addl. prereq.: Junior standing, instructor consent. Contact CIE Study Abroad Office, Garland Hall 138, 414-229-4846.
Amazonian Ethnobotany & Native Medicine
    3 LEC 103 26026 - 05/31-06/25 Padilla, Nicholas OFF CAMPUS  
Ecuador trip dates: June 3-26, 2016. Addl. prereq.: Junior standing, instructor consent. Contact CIE Study Abroad Office, Garland Hall 138, 414-229-4846.

GEOG-650: Geography Field Work (3 units; U/G )

Geographic field techniques and field problems; classroom preparations and field projects.

Notes:
Students will pay fieldwork expenses. Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; writ cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 FLD 101 21131 8:00 AM-4:30 PM MTWRF 05/31-06/18 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
Field work conducted in Milwaukee.

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

Independent reading or project. See Advanced Independent Study.

Notes:
Retakable 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 22877 - 06/27-08/20 Bonds, Anne TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 22878 - 06/27-08/20 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 22879 - 06/27-08/20 Day, Michael TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 22880 - 06/27-08/20 De Sousa, Christopher TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 22881 - 06/27-08/20 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 22886 - 06/27-08/20 Ghose, Rina TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 22882 - 06/27-08/20 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 22883 - 06/27-08/20 Kenny, Judith TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 22884 - 06/27-08/20 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 22885 - 06/27-08/20 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 22887 - 06/27-08/20 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 22888 - 06/27-08/20 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 22889 - 06/27-08/20 Wu, Changshan TBA  

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 22890 - 06/27-08/20 Bonds, Anne TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 002 22891 - 06/27-08/20 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 003 22892 - 06/27-08/20 Day, Michael TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 004 22893 - 06/27-08/20 De Sousa, Christopher TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 005 22894 - 06/27-08/20 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 006 22899 - 06/27-08/20 Ghose, Rina TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 007 22895 - 06/27-08/20 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 008 22896 - 06/27-08/20 Kenny, Judith TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 009 22897 - 06/27-08/20 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 010 22898 - 06/27-08/20 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 011 22900 - 06/27-08/20 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 012 22901 - 06/27-08/20 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 013 22902 - 06/27-08/20 Wu, Changshan 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 22903 - 06/27-08/20 Bonds, Anne TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 002 22904 - 06/27-08/20 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 003 22905 - 06/27-08/20 Day, Michael TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 004 22906 - 06/27-08/20 De Sousa, Christopher TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 005 22907 - 06/27-08/20 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 006 22908 - 06/27-08/20 Ghose, Rina TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 007 22909 - 06/27-08/20 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 008 22910 - 06/27-08/20 Kenny, Judith TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 009 22911 - 06/27-08/20 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 010 22912 - 06/27-08/20 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 011 22913 - 06/27-08/20 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 012 22914 - 06/27-08/20 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 013 22915 - 06/27-08/20 Wu, Changshan 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 22916 - 06/27-08/20 Bonds, Anne TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002 22917 - 06/27-08/20 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003 22918 - 06/27-08/20 Day, Michael TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004 22919 - 06/27-08/20 De Sousa, Christopher TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005 22920 - 06/27-08/20 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006 22925 - 06/27-08/20 Ghose, Rina TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007 22921 - 06/27-08/20 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 008 22922 - 06/27-08/20 Kenny, Judith TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009 22923 - 06/27-08/20 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010 22924 - 06/27-08/20 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011 22926 - 06/27-08/20 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 012 22927 - 06/27-08/20 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 013 22928 - 06/27-08/20 Wu, Changshan 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 22929 - 06/27-08/20 Bonds, Anne TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 002 22930 - 06/27-08/20 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 003 22931 - 06/27-08/20 Day, Michael TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 004 22932 - 06/27-08/20 De Sousa, Christopher TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 005 22933 - 06/27-08/20 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 006 22934 - 06/27-08/20 Ghose, Rina TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 007 22935 - 06/27-08/20 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 008 22936 - 06/27-08/20 Kenny, Judith TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 009 22937 - 06/27-08/20 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 010 22938 - 06/27-08/20 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 011 22939 - 06/27-08/20 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 012 22940 - 06/27-08/20 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 013 22941 - 06/27-08/20 Wu, Changshan 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 22942 - 06/27-08/20 Bonds, Anne TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002 22943 - 06/27-08/20 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003 22944 - 06/27-08/20 Day, Michael TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004 22945 - 06/27-08/20 De Sousa, Christopher TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005 22946 - 06/27-08/20 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006 22951 - 06/27-08/20 Ghose, Rina TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007 22947 - 06/27-08/20 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 008 22948 - 06/27-08/20 Kenny, Judith TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009 22949 - 06/27-08/20 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010 22950 - 06/27-08/20 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011 22952 - 06/27-08/20 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 012 22953 - 06/27-08/20 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 013 22954 - 06/27-08/20 Wu, Changshan TBA