Geography: Regional Study
Geography Track 2: Regional 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
Concentration Requirements: (30 hours, must include 9 hours upper level from UNO)
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 3000 Travel Study in Geography
GEOG 3030 Geography of Africa
GEOG 3050 Geography in Film
GEOG 3060 Geography of Middle America
GEOG 3070 Geography of Latin America
GEOG 3080 East and Southeast Asia
GEOG 3230 Geography of Europe
GEOG 3240 Russia and Former Soviet Republics
3 hours from list below:
GEOG 3330 United States and Canada
GEOG 4230 Great Plains and Nebraska
GEOG 4530 Historical Geography of the United States
GEOG 4620 Geographical Field Study*
Additional 13 hours from the 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.
*Optional methods of completing Geographical Field Study are completing study abroad or military service outside the US for six months or longer.
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.