Geography (GRY)

Geography

Geography (GRY)


The mission of the geography courses within the Social Science Department is to develop and increase studentsí abilities to retain, analyze, and apply principles to higher academic learning and/or career situations.  Successes in the Geography program hinges on the ability of the student to think, read, and write in a logical manner.  After mastery of these abilities, it is crucial for the student to be able to synthesize and apply learned principles by the use of critical thinking strategies.

Course Information Cr Hrs
GRY-101 World Geography

Students in this course learn the role of geography in the economic, political and social development of each of the regions studied and how the various world regions interact with one another.

3-3-0
GRY-230 World Economic Geography

This course provides students with an in-depth introduction to economic geography. It also examines how people earn a living and how the goods and services they produce are geographically organized.

 Prerequisite: Grade of "C" or better in GRY 101
3-3-0