GEA: Geography: Regional Areas Courses

College:Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering

Courses

GEA 2000   Nations and Regions of the World

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Regional treatment of the physical & cultural environments of the world. Interdependence of peoples and nations of the world will be stressed within the context of environmental attributes and shortcomings and human responses to environmental opportunities or limitations. Meets General Education requirement in Social Sciences. Meets Multicultural Requirement.

GEA 4405   Geography of Latin America

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

A regional survey of Latin America and the Caribbean, with emphasis upon places, names, physical environments, cultural-historical landscapes, and geopolitical and environmental issues. Offered concurrently with GEA 5408; graduate students will be assigned additional work. Credit cannot be received for both GEA 4405 and GEA 4400. Meets Multicultural Requirement.

GEA 4730   Geography of Japan

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

A survey of Japan with emphasis on regional and temporal variations in physical landscapes, settlement, culture, and environmental issues. Both the contemporary and historical geography of Japan will be discussed. Offered concurrently with GEA 5731; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

GEA 4905   Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

GEA 5408   Geography of Latin America

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

A regional survey of Latin America and the Caribbean with emphasis upon place-names, physical environments, cultural-historical landscapes, and geopolitical and environmental issues. Offered concurrently with GEA 4405; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

GEA 5731   Geography of Japan

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

A survey of Japan with emphasis on regional and temporal variations in physical landscapes, settlement, cultures, and environmental issues. Both the contemporary and historical geography of Japan will be discussed. Offered concurrently with GEA 4730; graduate students will be assigned additional work.