Human Geography Option Requirements

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

Skills, Techniques & Methodology

Field Methods
Geographical Traditions and Practices
Qualitative/Quantitative Methods (1 course)3-4
Qualitative Strategies in Geography
Advanced Quantitative Methods
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
An Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
Geospatial Technologies: Drones, Sensors, and Applications
Total Credits6-8


3 courses required9-12
Weird Geographies
Revolutions and Social Change
Economic Geography: Locational Behavior
Introduction to the City
International Migration, Health, and Human Rights
Latinx Feminisms: Women's Lives, Work, and Activism
The Global Game: Soccer, Politics, and Identity
Universal Basic Income: The Politics Behind a Global Movement
Introduction to Geopolitics
World Regions in Global Context
Geography of Wisconsin
Africa, South of the Sahara
Human Geography of Southeast Asia
Critical Indigenous Ecological Knowledges
Space and Place: A Geography of Experience
Researching the City: Qualitative Strategies
Feminist Geography: Theoretical Approaches
Urban Spatial Patterns and Theories
Waste Geographies: Politics, People, and Infrastructures
Economic Geography
Critical Social Theory
Feminist Geography: Methodological Approaches
Power, Place, Identity
History of Geographic Thought
Total Credits9-12