Geography: Physical and Human Study
Geography Track I: Physical and Human Study
All course work applied towards University General Education Curriculum and Concentration Requirements require a minimum grade of C-.
University General Education Curriculum: (40 hours)
- English (9 hours)
- Intermediate Algebra (3 hours)
- Public Speaking (3 hours)
- Humanities/Fine Arts (9 hours)
- Social Sciences (9 hours)
- Natural & Physical Sciences (7 hours)
- Cultural Diversity Courses (6 hours)
For complete details and guidelines for selecting approved courses, ask your advisor or visit http://www.unomaha.edu/academic-affairs/general-education/distribution-requirements.php
GEOG 1000 Fundamentals of World Regional Geography
GEOG 1020 Introduction to Human Geography
GEOG 1030 Introduction to Physical Geography (5)
3 hours from list below:
GEOG 3510/3514 Meteorology
GEOG 4040 Geoarchaeology
GEOG 4100 Biogeography
GEOG 4260 Process Geomorphology
GEOG 4320 Climatology
GEOG 4330 Soil Genesis, Morphology and Classification
GEOG 4340 Water Resources
6 hours from list below:
GEOG 3130 Economic Geography
GEOG 3440 Nebraska Natural Resources Management
GEOG 3930 Political Geography
GEOG 4010 Conservation of Natural Resources
GEOG 4120 Urban Geography
GEOG 4150 Geography, Gender and Work
GEOG 4160 Urban Sustainability
GEOG 4550 Geography of Economic Globalization
GEOG 4900 Urbanization in Developing Areas
Additional 10 hours from Department of Geography (GEOG).
Secondary Field I: (12 hours)
Secondary Field II: (12 hours)
Each secondary field must include 12 hours from the same subject.
Electives: (26 hours)
Electives may include any excess hours in general education, concentration or secondary fields. The number of elective hours may vary but total degree must comprise 120 hours.
Total Degree: (120 hours)
Each course is 3 hours unless otherwise noted.
A minimum 30 hours of upper level (3000-4000) coursework is required for the Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies Degree.
If Geography 3510 Meteorology is taken, it is recommended that the lab be included.
Check the catalog to verify any course prerequisites. Students should also note that not all courses are taught each semester. If a specific course is needed, students should verify the course offering with the department.
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Advising appointments may be made in person, over the phone at 402.554.2370 or online using MavTRACK. DCS does not accept walk-in or same-day advising appointments.
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