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Active as of Fall Semester 2010

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Cultural Geography

2. Course Prefix & Number:
GEOG 1459

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lecture Hours: 0

Lab Hours: 0

4. Course Description:

This course examines cultural phenomena as they relate to the world’s peoples and places. Cultural Geography studies world population and immigration, folk and popular cultures, the world’s great religions, agriculture, political space, economic development and urban and industrial patterns. Connecting these phenomena to the landscapes they create is one of the key features of cultural geography.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): Reading College Level CLC or Reading College Level Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

GEOG 1459 - Cultural Geography

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

GEOG 1459 - Cultural Geography

There are no corequisites for this course.