Five College Consortium

Intro/Human Geography

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UMass Amherst
A wide-ranging introduction to the ways people shape the world they live in. We will study the themes and concepts of human geography through the current issues and large questions which guide them. Lectures and reading will focus on the geographic aspects of cultural diversity, population issues, states vs. nations, the global economy, development, urbanization and the human transformation of the earth. We will cover major subdivisions of human geography including cultural geography, population geography, economic geography, social geography, urban geography and political geography. (Gen.Ed. SB, DG)
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Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
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Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Intro/Human Geography
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Toby Applegate M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM School of Management rm 137