College of Arts & Sciences
Department and Program Learning Objectives

Majors in Geography will be able to:

Understand human-environment relations and spatial relations as a dynamic involving the interplay of social change and environmental change. (1,3,4,6,7)

Apprehend their role, both individually and collectively, in changing human-environmental relations and spatial dimensions of society. (1,3,4,5)

Use space and spatial relations to understand society at different scales. (1,3,4)

Understand academic geographical study as providing a systematic framework for examining environmental and social problems. (1,3,4)

Engage in high-order, independent thinking, integrating spatial and human-environment relations into their analysis of problems at scales ranging from the global to the local.  (1,3,4,6,7)

Synthesize insights in human and physical geography with those from cognate disciplines in social and/or natural sciences. (1,2,3)

Numbers in parentheses reflect related Educational Goals.


Places I've Been

The following links are virtual breadcrumbs marking the 27 most recent pages you have visited in If you want to remember a specific page forever click the pin in the top right corner and we will be sure not to replace it. Close this message.