Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021

GEG 260 Urban Geography(CO)(CW)

4 hours. A study of urbanization, urban growth, and urban form, both within the metropolitan area and as part of a system. The course examines how societies shape space to employ their human and physical resources to develop their urban landscapes and how old patterns are replaced by new ones as a result of economic, political, and social transformations. The course will cover urban geography in several societies.

Credits

4

Prerequisite

ENG 151 and any US Experience in its Diversity course

Notes

 For Geography majors this is designated as a topics course.