University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
Connecting Learning to Life
2006-2007

 






Geography - Requirements for the Minor

Supporting Courses, 6 credits required

  • GEOG 250 Displays of Geographic Information, 3 credits

One of these:

  • EARTH SC 202 Physical Geology, 4 credits
  • GEOG 102 World Regions and Concepts: A Geographic Analysis, 3 credits
  • GEOG 202 Introduction to Cultural Geography, 3 credits
  • PU EN AF 102 Environment and Society, 3 credits

Upper-Level Courses, 12 credits required

Courses selected must come from at least two of the following areas:

Physical Geography:

  • ENV SCI 320 The Soil Environment, 4 credits
  • ENV SCI 342 Environmental Geology, 3 credits
  • GEOG 325 Regional Climatology, 3 credits
  • GEOG 470 Quaternary Geology, 3 credits

Cultural Geography:

  • GEOG 341 The City and Its Regional Context, 3 credits
  • GEOG 342 Settlement Geography, 3 credits

Regional Geography:

  • GEOG 321 Coastal Resources: Their Use and Management, 3 credits
  • GEOG 370 Geography of South America, 3 credits
  • GEOG 371 Geography of the United States and Canada, 3 credits
  • GEOG 377 Analysis of Northern Lands, 3 credits
  • UR RE ST 499 Travel Course: Urban and Regional Studies Abroad, 1-4 credits

Geographic Techniques:

  • ENV SCI 454 Remote Sensing and GIS, 3 credits
  • GEOG 350 Geographic Information Systems, 3 credits
  • GEOG 351 Elements of Cartography, 3 credits
  • GEOG 353 Air Photo Interpretation, 3 credits
  • GEOG 450 Advanced Geographic Information Systems, 3 credits

Internships and independent study opportunities are available with faculty approval.

Geography Program
Course Descriptions