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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-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.
Enroll in LEC 201 or 202 only; or enroll in LEC 403 & any DIS 601-609; or enroll in LEC 404 & any DIS 610-611.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 201 46824 - 09/02-12/11 Padilla, Nicholas 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.
SS   3 LEC 202 46555 - 09/02-12/11 Schroeder, Christopher 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.
SS   3 LEC 403 45022 10:00 AM-10:50 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Lin, I-Hui LUB N146  
SS   3 LEC 404 50320 4:30 PM-6:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Day, Patrice BOL B52  
SS     DIS 601 45023 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   BOL 262  
SS     DIS 602 45024 1:00 PM-1:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   BOL 262  
SS     DIS 603 45025 2:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   BOL 262  
SS     DIS 604 45026 9:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/02-12/11   BOL 262  
SS     DIS 605 45027 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/02-12/11   BOL 262  
SS     DIS 606 45028 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 09/02-12/11   BOL 262  
SS     DIS 607 45029 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 09/02-12/11   BOL 262  
SS     DIS 609 46588 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/02-12/11   BOL 262  
SS     DIS 610 45483 6:30 PM-7:20 PM W 09/02-12/11   BOL 262  
SS     DIS 611 45484 4:30 PM-5:20 PM R 09/02-12/11   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.
Enroll in LEC 201 only; or enroll in LEC 402 & any DIS 601-605.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 201 46802 - 09/02-12/11 Kenny, Judith 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.
CD,SS   3 LEC 402 45030 1:00 PM-1:50 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Bonds, Anne LAP N103  
CD,SS     DIS 601 46088 2:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/02-12/11 Hashimoto, Yui BOL 277  
CD,SS     DIS 602 46089 3:00 PM-3:50 PM T 09/02-12/11 Wolfe, Rebecca BOL 262  
CD,SS     DIS 603 46090 1:00 PM-1:50 PM W 09/02-12/11 Hashimoto, Yui BOL 262  
CD,SS     DIS 604 46091 2:00 PM-2:50 PM R 09/02-12/11 Wolfe, Rebecca BOL 262  
CD,SS     DIS 605 46092 3:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/02-12/11   BOL 262  

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.
Enroll in LEC 201 only; or enroll in LEC 402 & any LAB 801-803: or in LEC 403 & any LAB 804-807.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+ (FEE) 3 LEC 201 46834 - 09/02-12/11 Hanes, Jonathan 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.
NS+ (FEE) 3 LEC 402 45031 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Park, Isaac BOL B52  
NS+ (FEE) 3 LEC 403 47131 4:30 PM-6:10 PM T 09/02-12/11 Park, Isaac BOL B52  
NS+ (FEE)   LAB 801 45032 11:00 AM-12:50 PM M 09/02-12/11   BOL 277  
NS+ (FEE)   LAB 802 45033 10:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/02-12/11 Schuelke, Nicholas BOL 277  
NS+ (FEE)   LAB 803 45034 6:30 PM-8:20 PM T 09/02-12/11 Desmoulin, Alizee BOL 277  
NS+ (FEE)   LAB 804 45035 8:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/02-12/11   BOL 277  
NS+ (FEE)   LAB 806 45037 4:30 PM-6:20 PM R 09/02-12/11 Desmoulin, Alizee BOL 277  
NS+ (FEE)   LAB 807 52429 10:00 AM-11:50 AM F 09/02-12/11 Schuelke, Nicholas BOL B92  

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.
Enroll in LEC 201 only; or enroll in LEC 402 & any DIS 601-606

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   3 LEC 201 46085 - 09/02-12/11 Viel, Jana 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.
NS   3 LEC 402 45038 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Donnelly, Alison BOL B52  
This course has a required service learning component.
NS     DIS 601 45039 10:00 AM-10:50 AM M 09/02-12/11 Donnelly, Alison BOL 262  
NS     DIS 602 45040 11:00 AM-11:50 AM M 09/02-12/11 Donnelly, Alison BOL 262  
NS     DIS 603 45041 12:00 PM-12:50 PM M 09/02-12/11 Donnelly, Alison BOL 262  
NS     DIS 604 45042 9:00 AM-9:50 AM T 09/02-12/11 Donnelly, Alison BOL 262  
NS     DIS 605 50378 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/02-12/11 Donnelly, Alison BOL 262  
NS     DIS 606 46830 10:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/02-12/11 Donnelly, Alison 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 001 50379 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Huang, Wei BOL B46  

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 45043 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Covington, Ryan END 107  

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 35316 - 09/02-12/11   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.
Enroll in LEC 402 & any LAB 801-803; or enroll in LEC 201 & any LAB 901-903; or enroll in LEC 403 (meets online) & either LAB 804 or 805 (taught in person on the UWM campus)

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 45044 - 09/02-12/11 Ghose, Rina ONLINE WEB  
All students enrolled in the online GIS 215 course must have a suitable computer to run the ArcGIS software. Your computer must have the following system requirements

System Requirements:

Windows XP, Vista, or 7 with the latest Service Pack applied
2.2GHz CPU, minimum, but hyper-threading or dual-core or better CPU strongly recommended
2.5GB of space to install the software, plus another 50MB of space in the Windows System directory
64 MB RAM minimum, 256 MB RAM or higher recommended. NVIDIA, ATI and INTEL chipsets supported
Networking hardware: Simple TCP/IP, Network Card or Microsoft Loopback Adapter is required for the License Manager.
Display Properties 24 bit color depth
Screen Resolution 1024 x 768 recommended or higher at Normal size (96dpi)

For detailed system requirements, see:
http://resources.arcgis.com/content/arcgisdesktop/10.0/arcgis-desktop-system-requirements

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 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.
    3 LEC 402 47720 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Day, Patrice BOL B56  
      LAB 801 45045 11:00 AM-12:50 PM M 09/02-12/11   LAP 271  
      LAB 802 47083 1:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   LAP 271  
      LAB 803 46844 11:00 AM-12:50 PM R 09/02-12/11   LAP 271  
      LAB 901 47084 - 09/02-12/11   ONLINE WEB  
      LAB 902 47721 - 09/02-12/11   ONLINE WEB  
      LAB 903 47722 - 09/02-12/11   ONLINE WEB  

GEOG 231(130): Geography of Islam (3 units; U ; SS)

Origin and main features of Islam and the diversity of Muslim cultures in various geographical, social, cultural, and political contexts.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 52553 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Mansson McGinty, Anna BOL B40 PDF

GEOG 247(447): Quantitative Analysis in Geography (3 units; U )

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).
Enroll in LEC 401 & any LAB 801-802.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 401 47723 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Yoon, Hyejin BOL B95  
      LAB 801 46541 10:00 AM-11:15 AM W 09/02-12/11   SAB 240  
      LAB 802 47073 10:00 AM-11:15 AM F 09/02-12/11   SAB 240  

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 43039 - 09/02-12/11 Bonds, Anne TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 43040 - 09/02-12/11 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 43041 - 09/02-12/11 Day, Michael TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 43042 - 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 43043 - 09/02-12/11 Ghose, Rina TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 43044 - 09/02-12/11 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 43045 - 09/02-12/11 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 43046 - 09/02-12/11 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 43047 - 09/02-12/11 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 45494 - 09/02-12/11 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 43048 - 09/02-12/11 Wu, Changshan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 45705 - 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 47080 - 09/02-12/11 Yoon, Hyejin TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014 48244 - 09/02-12/11   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. Retakable 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 35317 - 09/02-12/11   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:
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 43036 - 09/02-12/11   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 001 50382 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Debiasse, Kimberly BOL B56  

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 45481 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 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(P) or Atm Sci 100(P) or 240(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 45781 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Debiasse, Kimberly BOL B95  

GEOG-340: Biogeography (3 units; U )

An introduction to the geography of the biosphere, the earth's surface, and the plants and animals which live there.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 48332 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Donnelly, Alison LAP 260  

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 45046 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen BOL B46  

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 201 47265 - 09/02-12/11 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-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 47074 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Holifield, Ryan CHM 197  

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

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.
Enroll in LEC 401 and LAB 801.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 401 47793 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen NWQ G567  
  (FEE)   LAB 801 47794 3:30 PM-5:20 PM R 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen NWQ G567  

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 43049 - 09/02-12/11 Bonds, Anne TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 43050 - 09/02-12/11 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 43051 - 09/02-12/11 Day, Michael TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 43052 - 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 43053 - 09/02-12/11 Ghose, Rina TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 43054 - 09/02-12/11 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 43055 - 09/02-12/11 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 43056 - 09/02-12/11 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 43057 - 09/02-12/11 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 45495 - 09/02-12/11 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 43058 - 09/02-12/11 Wu, Changshan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 45706 - 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 47081 - 09/02-12/11 Yoon, Hyejin TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014 48245 - 09/02-12/11   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 43037 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  

GEOG-525: Geographic Information Science (4 units; U/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:
Prereq: jr st, & Geog 215(P); or grad st.
Enroll in LEC 401 and LAB 801 or LAB 802.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 47733 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang BOL B95 PDF
      LAB 801 47734 2:00 PM-3:50 PM W 09/02-12/11   MIT 353  
      LAB 802 47735 2:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/02-12/11   MIT 353  

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

Advanced analysis techniques, including multivariate relationships and spatial modeling.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Geog 247(P) or dept-approved equiv.
Enroll in LEC 401 and LAB 801 or LAB 802.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 45782 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang CHM 197 PDF
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 46658 11:00 AM-12:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   MIT 353  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802 47075 11:00 AM-12:50 PM W 09/02-12/11   MIT 353  
Consent required to audit.

GEOG-600: Perspectives on Geography (3 units; U )

Seminar on concepts, methods, and approaches to geographic inquiry. Discussion of professional geographic materials, bibliographic procedures and methodologies.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st; declared geography major; writ cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 50381 2:00 PM-3:15 PM WF 09/02-12/11 Sziarto, Kristin BOL B95 PDF

GEOG-625: Intermediate Geographic Information Science (4 units; U/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:
Prereq: jr st: Geog 525(P) or UrbPlan 591(P) or 791(P); or cons instr.
Enroll in LEC 401 and LAB 801 or LAB 802.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 47415 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Li, Wenliang BOL B95  
      LAB 801 46557 11:00 AM-12:50 PM W 09/02-12/11   LAP 271  
      LAB 802 46851 11:00 AM-12:50 PM R 09/02-12/11   SAB 240  

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:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 35318 - 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 35319 - 09/02-12/11 Schwartz, Mark TBA  

GEOG-698: GIS/Cartography Internship (1 - 6 units; U/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:
Retakable 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 43038 - 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 45225 - 09/02-12/11 Ghose, Rina TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 45691 - 09/02-12/11 Huxhold, William TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 45692 - 09/02-12/11 Wu, Changshan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 47492 - 09/02-12/11 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 47966 - 09/02-12/11 Day, Patrice TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 48342 - 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang TBA  

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 35320 - 09/02-12/11 Bonds, Anne TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 35321 - 09/02-12/11 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 35322 - 09/02-12/11 Day, Michael TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 35323 - 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 35324 - 09/02-12/11 Ghose, Rina TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 35325 - 09/02-12/11 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 35326 - 09/02-12/11 Day, Patrice TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 35327 - 09/02-12/11 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 35328 - 09/02-12/11 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 35330 - 09/02-12/11 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 35329 - 09/02-12/11 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 35331 - 09/02-12/11 Wu, Changshan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 35332 - 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 35333 - 09/02-12/11 Yoon, Hyejin TBA  

GEOG-810: Introduction to Techniques of Research and Presentation (3 units; G )

Proseminar on the scholarly use of materials in all aspects of geography; training for effective presentation in both written and oral form.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 45482 1:00 PM-3:40 PM M 09/08-12/11 Day, Michael BOL 487  

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
    3 SEM 001 52437 4:30 PM-7:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Holifield, Ryan BOL B87  

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 35334 - 09/02-12/11 Bonds, Anne TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 002 35335 - 09/02-12/11 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 003 35336 - 09/02-12/11 Day, Michael TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 004 35337 - 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 005 35338 - 09/02-12/11 Ghose, Rina TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 006 35339 - 09/02-12/11 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 007 35340 - 09/02-12/11 Kenny, Judith TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 008 35341 - 09/02-12/11 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 009 35342 - 09/02-12/11 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 010 35344 - 09/02-12/11 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 011 35343 - 09/02-12/11 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 012 35345 - 09/02-12/11 Wu, Changshan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 013 35346 - 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 014 35347 - 09/02-12/11 Yoon, Hyejin 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 35348 - 09/02-12/11 Bonds, Anne TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 002 35349 - 09/02-12/11 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 003 35350 - 09/02-12/11 Day, Michael TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 004 35351 - 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 005 35352 - 09/02-12/11 Ghose, Rina TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 006 35353 - 09/02-12/11 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 007 35354 - 09/02-12/11 Kenny, Judith TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 008 35355 - 09/02-12/11 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 009 35356 - 09/02-12/11 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 010 35358 - 09/02-12/11 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 011 35357 - 09/02-12/11 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 012 35359 - 09/02-12/11 Wu, Changshan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 013 35360 - 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 014 35361 - 09/02-12/11 Yoon, Hyejin 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 35362 - 09/02-12/11 Bonds, Anne TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002 35363 - 09/02-12/11 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003 35364 - 09/02-12/11 Day, Michael TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004 35365 - 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005 35366 - 09/02-12/11 Ghose, Rina TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006 35367 - 09/02-12/11 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007 35368 - 09/02-12/11 Kenny, Judith TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 008 35369 - 09/02-12/11 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009 35370 - 09/02-12/11 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010 35372 - 09/02-12/11 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011 35371 - 09/02-12/11 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 012 35373 - 09/02-12/11 Wu, Changshan TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 013 35374 - 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 014 35375 - 09/02-12/11 Yoon, Hyejin TBA  

GEOG-910: Techniques of Research and Presentation (3 units; G )

Seminar on theoretical and practical aspects of geographic research, funding, presentation, and publication.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st in Geog Ph.D. program.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 46065 1:00 PM-3:40 PM M 09/08-12/11 Day, Michael ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

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 35376 - 09/02-12/11 Bonds, Anne TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 002 35377 - 09/02-12/11 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 003 35378 - 09/02-12/11 Day, Michael TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 004 35379 - 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 005 35380 - 09/02-12/11 Ghose, Rina TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 006 35381 - 09/02-12/11 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 007 35382 - 09/02-12/11 Kenny, Judith TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 008 35383 - 09/02-12/11 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 009 35384 - 09/02-12/11 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 010 35386 - 09/02-12/11 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 011 35385 - 09/02-12/11 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 012 35387 - 09/02-12/11 Wu, Changshan TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 013 35388 - 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 014 35389 - 09/02-12/11 Yoon, Hyejin 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 35390 - 09/02-12/11 Bonds, Anne TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002 35391 - 09/02-12/11 Choi, Woonsup TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003 35392 - 09/02-12/11 Day, Michael TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004 35393 - 09/02-12/11 Fredlund, Glen TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005 35394 - 09/02-12/11 Ghose, Rina TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006 35395 - 09/02-12/11 Holifield, Ryan TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007 35396 - 09/02-12/11 Kenny, Judith TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 008 35397 - 09/02-12/11 Mansson McGinty, Anna TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009 35398 - 09/02-12/11 McCarthy, Linda TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010 35400 - 09/02-12/11 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011 35399 - 09/02-12/11 Sziarto, Kristin TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 012 35401 - 09/02-12/11 Wu, Changshan TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 013 35402 - 09/02-12/11 Xu, Zengwang TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 014 35403 - 09/02-12/11 Yoon, Hyejin TBA  

 
Additional Courses - Geography
 
GEO SCI-401: General Soil Science (3 units; U/G )

Soil profile development, weathering, soil mineralogy, water and nutrient relationships, classification of soil. 2 hrs lec, 3 hr lab.

Notes:
Required field trips for which fees are assessed. Prereq: jr st; Chem 104(P) or equiv or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52814 2:00 PM-3:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Gulbranson, Erik LAP 268  

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

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).
Enroll in Lec 401 and either Lab 801 or 802

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 401 46937 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Borucki, Mark LAP 268  
Add'l special course fee up to $250.00 assessed for required field trip.
      LAB 801 46938 12:00 PM-1:30 PM M 09/02-12/11 Borucki, Mark LAP 268  
      LAB 802 51022 10:00 AM-11:30 AM T 09/02-12/11 Survis, Sarah LAP 268