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Global Environment and Development

Degree Requirements

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Geosciences Core (19-20 hours)
GEOL1040/1041  Physical Geology and lab (4 hours)
GEOG 1010  Physical Geography (3 hours)
GEOG 3150/3151 Geographic Information Systems I and lab ( 4 hours)
GEOG 3060/3061 Statistics in the Geosciences and lab ( formerly Quantitative Geosciences) (4 hours)
CHEM 1010/1011 or CHEM 1110/1111

Chemistry:  Society and the Environment and lab (4 hours)

OR General Chemistry and lab (5 hours)

Lower Division Major Requirements (6 hours)

GEOG 1020  Geography of Europe, the Americas and Australia (3 hours)
GEOG 1030 Geography of Africa, Asia and Oceania (3 hours)

Upper Division Major Requirements (15 hours)  

GEOG 3040 Sustainable Development (3 hours)
GEOG 3960 Urban Environments (3 hours)
GEOG 3970 Rural Developments (3 hours)
GEOG 3980 Economic geography (3 hours
GEOG 4000 Environmental Management (3 hours)

Electives (18 hours)

GEOG 3110 Geography of the United States and Canada (3 hours)
GEOG 3130 Geography of the Middle East (3 hours)
GEOG 3750 Geography of the African World (3 hours)
GEOG 3120 Geography of Asia (3 hours)  
HIST 3360 Modern Europe, 1919-present   (3 hours)
HIST 3470 Modern Latin America (3 hours)
PHIL 2200 Religion and the World (3 hours)
Students must also take six (6) hours of 2000-level and above foreign language
Program Total    (106-107)