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GEO 101 Introduction to Cultural and Historical Geography
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2015
SUN#: None
AGEC: Cultural (Ethnic/Race/Gender) Awareness   Global/International Awareness   Historical Awareness   Social and Behavioral Sciences  
Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F Only
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Description: Historical and contemporary spatial variations among cultural groups and spatial functioning of society. Illustrations from a variety of cultures world-wide showing how culture is constructed, contested, and contextualized.

Prerequisites: RDG094

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Discuss key themes in cultural/historical geography.
2. (Application Level) Demonstrate map-reading skills.
3. (Application Level) Demonstrate ability to understand and use charts and graphs used in cultural/historical geography.
4. (Analysis Level) Compare and contrast the cultural/historical geographies of independent states of the world.
5. (Analysis Level) Identify, discuss, and analyze concepts and issues in cultural/ historical geography, including ethnic, race, and gender issues.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None