Human Geography Option Requirements

In addition to completing the requirements for all options, complete these requirements specific to this option


Quantitative Methodology
GEOG 565 Colloquium for Undergraduate Majors3
Additional Method course3-4
Our Digital Globe: An Overview of GIScience and its Technology
Quantitative Methods in Geographical Analysis
Qualitative Strategies in Geography
Advanced Quantitative Methods
Introduction to Statistical Methods
Accelerated Introduction to Statistical Methods
Introductory Applied Statistics for Engineers
Introductory Applied Statistics for the Life Sciences
Cartography/GIS (1 course)3-4
Our Digital Globe: An Overview of GIScience and its Technology
Introduction to Cartography
Introduction to Environmental Remote Sensing
Intermediate Environmental Remote Sensing
An Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
Graphic Design in Cartography
Geospatial Database Design and Development
Interactive Cartography & Geovisualization
Geospatial Web and Mobile Programming
GIS Applications
GIS and Spatial Analysis
Total Credits9-11


3 courses required9-12
Geography of Social Organization
Economic Geography: Locational Behavior
Introduction to the City
Introduction to Geopolitics
World Regions in Global Context
Geography of Wisconsin
Latin America
Russia and the NIS-Topical Analysis
Africa, South of the Sahara
Human Geography of Southeast Asia
Independent Study (maximum 3 credits may apply)
The Making of the American Landscape
Researching the City: Qualitative Strategies
Urban Spatial Patterns and Theories
Historical Geography of European Urbanization
Landscape and Settlement in the North American Past
Economic Geography
Power, Place, Identity
History of Geographic Thought
Directed Study (maximum 3 credits may apply)
Total Credits9-12