Program Planning


Bachelor of Science - Geography Sample Sequencing Plan (2009 / 2010)

Shown below is a sample sequence of courses for your degree. If you follow this plan, you should be able to graduate in four years, provided you complete five courses per semester. This is just one example of how you could complete your major and degree requirements; you may find that a different sequence works as well as this one.

Year 1, Fall
Geography 1010
Required Computer Science cognate1
Required Science cognate
GLER course
GLER course
 
Year 1, Spring
Geography 2240
Archaeology 1000 (required cognate)
Required Science cognate
Required Statistics cognate
GLER course
 
Year 2, Fall
Environmental Science 2000
Geography 2030
Geography 2210
Required Science cognate
GLER course
 
Year 2, Spring
Geography 2015
Geography 2700
GLER course
GLER course
Elective
 
Year 3, Fall
Geography - Geographical Techniques course
Geography - Geographical Techniques course
Science elective
Science elective
Elective
 
Year 3, Spring
Geography - Geographical Techniques course
Elective 3000/4000 level
Science elective
Science elective
Elective
 
Year 4, Fall
Geography, Geology, or Archaeology 3000/4000 level
Science elective 3000/4000 level
Science elective 3000/4000 level
Elective
Elective
 
Year 4, Spring
Geography, Geology, or Archaeology 3000/4000 level
Geography, Geology, or Archaeology 4000 level
Science elective 3000/4000 level
Science elective
Elective
 
1 If Management 2060 is chosen as the Computer Science cognate, an additional Science course must be taken.
Geographical Techniques Courses: Archaeology 3300, Geography 3235, Geography 3700, Geography 3710, Geography 3720, Geography 3730, Geography 3740, Geography 3750, and Geography 3780.
Note: Additional requirements for the Concentration in Geographical Information Science should be taken in place of `Electives' in Years 3 and 4 as appropriate.
Students considering entry to a graduate program in Geography are advised to complete Geography 4900. They should also complete a 4000-level Independent Study course in Geography in their final year.