Middlebury

GEOG 0120

Human Geography with GIS

Human Geography with GIS
How do geographers study spatial interactions between people and the environment? How does socio-economic status relate to spatial patterns of settlement, social organization, access to resources, and exposure to risks? How can geographic information systems (GIS) help geographers explain these spatial patterns and processes? In this course we will apply GIS to a wide range of topics in human geography including urban, environmental, political, hazards, and health. We will learn how to gather, create, analyze, visualize, and critically interpret geographic data through tutorials, collaborative labs, and independent work that culminate in cartographic layouts of our results. 3 hrs. lect./3 hrs. lab.
Subject:
Geography
Department:
Geography
Division:
Social Sciences
Requirements Fulfilled:
DED SOC
Equivalent Courses:
ENVS 0120

Sections in Fall 2020

Fall 2020

GEOG0120A-F20 Lecture (Holler)
GEOG0120S-F20 Lab (Holler)
GEOG0120T-F20 Lab (Holler)
GEOG0120U-F20 Lab (Holler)
GEOG0120V-F20 Lab (Holler)
GEOG0120W-F20 Lab (Holler)
GEOG0120X-F20 Lab (Holler)
GEOG0120Y-F20 Lab (Holler)
GEOG0120Z-F20 Lab (Holler)