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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. 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 (FEE) 3 LEC 201
20169 - 09/03-12/12 Ryniker, Sarah ONLINE WEB PDF
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
19632 10:00 AM-10:50 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Sziarto, Kristin LUB S151 PDF
SS     DIS 601
19633 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 09/03-12/12 Pan, Chuchen BOL 262  
SS     DIS 602
19634 1:00 PM-1:50 PM T 09/03-12/12 Lim, So Hyung BOL 262  
SS     DIS 603
19635 2:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/03-12/12 Lim, So Hyung BOL 262  
SS     DIS 604
19636 9:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/03-12/12 Pan, Chuchen BOL 262  
SS     DIS 605
19637 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/03-12/12 Pan, Chuchen BOL 262  
SS     DIS 607
19639 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 09/03-12/12 Pan, Chuchen BOL 262  
SS     DIS 608
20114 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/03-12/12 Pan, Chuchen 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 (FEE) 3 LEC 201
20164 - 09/03-12/12 Wolfe, Rebecca 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
19640 1:00 PM-1:50 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Bonds, Anne BOL B52  
CD,SS     DIS 601
19959 2:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/03-12/12 Heady, Catherine BOL 277  
CD,SS     DIS 603
19961 1:00 PM-1:50 PM W 09/03-12/12 Heady, Catherine BOL 262  
CD,SS     DIS 604
19962 2:00 PM-2:50 PM R 09/03-12/12 Heady, Catherine BOL 262  
CD,SS     DIS 605
22929 3:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/03-12/12 Heady, Catherine 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
23587 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Yoon, Hyejin AUP 116 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). Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+ (FEE) 3 LEC 201
20172 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup 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
19641 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 09/03-12/12 Debiasse, Kimberly BOL B46  
Required all-day field trip
NS+     LAB 801
19642 11:00 AM-12:50 PM M 09/03-12/12   BOL 277  
NS+     LAB 802
19643 10:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/03-12/12   BOL 277  
NS+     LAB 803
19644 8:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/03-12/12   BOL 277  
NS+     LAB 804
19645 10:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/03-12/12   BOL 277  
NS+     LAB 805
19646 1:00 PM-2:50 PM R 09/03-12/12   BOL 277  
NS+     LAB 901
25349 - 09/03-12/12   ONLINE WEB  
NS+     LAB 902
25350 - 09/03-12/12   ONLINE WEB  
NS+     LAB 903
25351 - 09/03-12/12   ONLINE WEB  

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 (FEE) 3 LEC 201
19958 - 09/03-12/12 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
19647 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MW 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison END 103 PDF
This course has a required service learning component.
NS     DIS 601
19648 10:00 AM-10:50 AM M 09/03-12/12 Rehberg, Chloe BOL 262  
NS     DIS 603
19650 9:00 AM-9:50 AM T 09/03-12/12 Rehberg, Chloe BOL 262  
NS     DIS 604
20848 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/03-12/12 Rehberg, Chloe BOL 262  
NS     DIS 605
20170 10:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/03-12/12 Rehberg, Chloe BOL 262  
NS     DIS 606
27670 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 09/03-12/12 Rehberg, Chloe BOL 277  

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
19651 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 McCarthy, Linda BOL B87 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
16744 - 09/03-12/12   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
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
19652 - 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina ONLINE WEB  
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
20396 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 09/03-12/12 Genzmer, Donna BOL B79 PDF
      LAB 801
19653 11:00 AM-12:50 PM M 09/03-12/12 Graham, Rachel BOL 289  
      LAB 802
20254 1:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/03-12/12 Liu, Lulu BOL 289  
      LAB 803
20178 11:00 AM-12:50 PM W 09/03-12/12 Graham, Rachel BOL 289  
      LAB 901
20255 - 09/03-12/12 Fan, Wei ONLINE WEB  
      LAB 902
20397 - 09/03-12/12 Fan, Wei ONLINE WEB  
      LAB 903
20398 - 09/03-12/12 Fan, Wei 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
20399 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Yoon, Hyejin BOL B40 PDF
QLB     LAB 801
20092 3:00 PM-4:15 PM W 09/03-12/12   BOL 293  
QLB     LAB 802
20251 10:00 AM-11:15 AM F 09/03-12/12   BOL 293  

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
18104 - 09/03-12/12 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002
18105 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003
18106 - 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004
18107 - 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005
18108 - 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006
18109 - 09/03-12/12 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007
18110 - 09/03-12/12 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008
18111 - 09/03-12/12 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009
18112 - 09/03-12/12 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010
18114 - 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011
18113 - 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012
18115 - 09/03-12/12 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
16745 - 09/03-12/12   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
18228 - 09/03-12/12   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 (FEE) 3 LEC 201
20850 - 09/03-12/12 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
19839 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Sziarto, Kristin BOL B95 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
19891 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Schwartz, Mark BOL B40 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
19654 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Debiasse, Kimberly BOL B46  

GEOG-381: Honors Seminar: (3 units; U ; SS)

Selected topics in geography.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: soph st; Honors200(P); cons Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Gendered Spaces
SS   3 SEM 001
25352 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Mansson McGinty, Anna HON 180 PDF
Audit never allowed.

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.

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
22931 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Kim, Minji BOL B92  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
25716 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Kim, Minji BOL B92  

GEOG-441G: 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.

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
22931 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Kim, Minji BOL B92  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
25716 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Kim, Minji BOL B92  

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.

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
22932 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison END 110 PDF
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24441 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison END 110  

GEOG-450G: 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.

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
22932 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison END 110 PDF
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24441 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison END 110  

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.

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
20252 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan AUP 191 PDF
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24442 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan AUP 191 PDF

GEOG-464G: 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.

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
20252 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan AUP 191 PDF
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24442 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan AUP 191 PDF

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
18117 - 09/03-12/12 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002
18118 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003
18119 - 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004
18120 - 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005
18121 - 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006
18122 - 09/03-12/12 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007
18123 - 09/03-12/12 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008
18124 - 09/03-12/12 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009
18125 - 09/03-12/12 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010
18127 - 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011
18126 - 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012
18128 - 09/03-12/12 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
18229 - 09/03-12/12   OFF CAMPUS  

GEOG-520: Physical Geography of the City (3 units; U/G )

Spatial aspects and interactions of plants, animals, climate, soils, and water resources relevant to human activities in the urban environment.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st & Geog 120(P) or 125(P); or grad st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
25353 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup BOL 281 PDF

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
20402 2:00 PM-4:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang LUB S191 PDF
      LAB 801
20403 1:00 PM-2:50 PM W 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
      LAB 802
20404 2:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/03-12/12   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.

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
21487 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 McCarthy, Linda BOL B95 PDF
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
25718 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 McCarthy, Linda BOL B95 PDF

GEOG-540G: 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.

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
21487 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 McCarthy, Linda BOL B95 PDF
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
25718 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 McCarthy, Linda BOL B95 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
19892 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan AUP 116  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801
20139 3:00 PM-4:50 PM T 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802
20253 10:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/03-12/12   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
20335 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan BOL 281  
      LAB 801
20098 9:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
      LAB 802
20184 12:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/03-12/12   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
16746 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002
16748 - 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison 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
19238 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002
19775 - 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003
19870 - 09/03-12/12 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004
19871 - 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005
20364 - 09/03-12/12 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
16749 - 09/03-12/12 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002
16750 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003
16751 - 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004
16752 - 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005
16753 - 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006
16754 - 09/03-12/12 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007
16755 - 09/03-12/12 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008
16756 - 09/03-12/12 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009
16757 - 09/03-12/12 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010
16759 - 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011
16758 - 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012
16760 - 09/03-12/12 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
23605 2:00 PM-4:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang LUB S191 PDF
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801
23607 1:00 PM-2:50 PM W 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802
23609 2:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/03-12/12   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
23610 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan AUP 116  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801
23611 3:00 PM-4:50 PM T 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802
23612 10:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.

GEOG-748: ArcGIS Programming with Python (4 units; G )

Fundamentals of Python programming language; focus on programming designed to automate ArcGIS geoprocessing tasks, manipulate spatial data (including geometries and rasters), and create customized tools.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students w/ grad cr in Geog 647. Prereq: grad st; Geog 726(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001
25637 2:00 PM-4:40 PM R 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang LAP 252  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801
25638 11:00 AM-12:50 PM T 09/03-12/12   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
23912 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 4 FLD 002
27686 - 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 4 FLD 003
27687 - 09/03-12/12 Schwartz, Mark TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 4 FLD 004
27688 - 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 4 FLD 005
27689 - 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang TBA  
Audit never allowed.

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
25420 4:30 PM-7:10 PM W 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina BOL 487  

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
23614 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan BOL 281  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801
23616 9:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 802
23617 12:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/03-12/12   BOL 289  
Consent required to audit.

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
16762 - 09/03-12/12 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 002
16763 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 003
16764 - 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 004
16765 - 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 005
16766 - 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 006
16767 - 09/03-12/12 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 007
16768 - 09/03-12/12 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 008
16769 - 09/03-12/12 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 009
16770 - 09/03-12/12 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 010
16772 - 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 011
16771 - 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 012
16773 - 09/03-12/12 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
16775 - 09/03-12/12 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 002
16776 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 003
16777 - 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 004
16778 - 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 005
16779 - 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 006
16780 - 09/03-12/12 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 007
16781 - 09/03-12/12 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 008
16782 - 09/03-12/12 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 009
16783 - 09/03-12/12 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 010
16785 - 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 011
16784 - 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 012
16786 - 09/03-12/12 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
16788 - 09/03-12/12 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002
16789 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003
16790 - 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004
16791 - 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005
16792 - 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006
16793 - 09/03-12/12 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007
16794 - 09/03-12/12 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 008
16795 - 09/03-12/12 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009
16796 - 09/03-12/12 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010
16798 - 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011
16797 - 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 012
16799 - 09/03-12/12 Yoon, Hyejin ROOM TBA  

GEOG-905: Seminar: Selected Topics in Geography: (3 units; G )

Notes:
Retakable w/topic chg to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Justice and the Urban Environment
    3 SEM 001
25422 5:00 PM-7:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan BOL 487 Word

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
25421 4:30 PM-7:10 PM W 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina BOL 487  
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
16801 - 09/03-12/12 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 002
16802 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 003
16803 - 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 004
16804 - 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 005
16805 - 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 006
16806 - 09/03-12/12 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 007
16807 - 09/03-12/12 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 008
16808 - 09/03-12/12 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 009
16809 - 09/03-12/12 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 010
16811 - 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 011
16810 - 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 012
16812 - 09/03-12/12 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
16814 - 09/03-12/12 Bonds, Anne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002
16815 - 09/03-12/12 Choi, Woonsup ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003
16816 - 09/03-12/12 Donnelly, Alison ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004
16817 - 09/03-12/12 Ghose, Rina ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005
16818 - 09/03-12/12 Holifield, Ryan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006
16819 - 09/03-12/12 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007
16820 - 09/03-12/12 McCarthy, Linda ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 008
16821 - 09/03-12/12 Schwartz, Mark ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009
16822 - 09/03-12/12 Sziarto, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010
16824 - 09/03-12/12 Wu, Changshan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011
16823 - 09/03-12/12 Xu, Zengwang ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 012
16825 - 09/03-12/12 Yoon, Hyejin ROOM TBA  

 
Additional Courses - Geography
 
GEO SCI-409: Process Geomorphology (4 units; U/G ; FEE)

Study of geological processes and their effect on the formation and evolution of land forms. 3 hrs lec, 3 hrs lab, field trips for which fee is assessed.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; GEO SCI 100(P), GEOG 120(P), or GEOG 121(P).

Study of geological processes and their effect on the formation and evolution of land forms. 3 hrs lec, 3 hrs lab, field trips for which fee is assessed.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; GEO SCI 100(P), GEOG 120(P), or GEOG 121(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 4 LEC 401
20207 1:30 PM-2:50 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Borucki, Mark LAP 275  
Add'l special course fee up to $300.00 assessed for field trip(s).
  (FEE) 4 LEC 401
Graduate
24434 1:30 PM-2:50 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Borucki, Mark LAP 275  
Add'l special course fee up to $300.00 may be assessed for field trip(s).
  (FEE)   LAB 801
20208 3:00 PM-5:50 PM M 09/03-12/12   LAP 275  
  (FEE)   LAB 801
Graduate
26768 3:00 PM-5:50 PM M 09/03-12/12   LAP 275  
  (FEE)   LAB 802
23850 3:00 PM-5:50 PM W 09/03-12/12   LAP 275  
  (FEE)   LAB 802
Graduate
24597 3:00 PM-5:50 PM W 09/03-12/12   LAP 275  

GEO SCI-409G: Process Geomorphology (4 units; U/G ; FEE)

Study of geological processes and their effect on the formation and evolution of land forms. 3 hrs lec, 3 hrs lab, field trips for which fee is assessed.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; GEO SCI 100(P), GEOG 120(P), or GEOG 121(P).

Study of geological processes and their effect on the formation and evolution of land forms. 3 hrs lec, 3 hrs lab, field trips for which fee is assessed.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; GEO SCI 100(P), GEOG 120(P), or GEOG 121(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 4 LEC 401
20207 1:30 PM-2:50 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Borucki, Mark LAP 275  
Add'l special course fee up to $300.00 assessed for field trip(s).
  (FEE) 4 LEC 401
Graduate
24434 1:30 PM-2:50 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Borucki, Mark LAP 275  
Add'l special course fee up to $300.00 may be assessed for field trip(s).
  (FEE)   LAB 801
20208 3:00 PM-5:50 PM M 09/03-12/12   LAP 275  
  (FEE)   LAB 801
Graduate
26768 3:00 PM-5:50 PM M 09/03-12/12   LAP 275  
  (FEE)   LAB 802
23850 3:00 PM-5:50 PM W 09/03-12/12   LAP 275  
  (FEE)   LAB 802
Graduate
24597 3:00 PM-5:50 PM W 09/03-12/12   LAP 275  

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