4-Year Major In Geography (B.A. or B.Sc.)

Core Degree Requirements

All 4 yr. B.A. OR B.Sc. Majors MUST complete ALL the following:

38:170 Introduction to Physical Geography/How Earth Works 3
38:180 Human Geography/People & Places 3
38:192 Environmental and Resource Issues/Environment & Society 3
38:265 Applied Quantitative Methods in Geography 3
38:279 Introduction to Geographic Research Methods 3
38:286 GIS I – Principles of Spatial Data and Cartographic Design 3
38:376 GIS II – Spatial Data Management and Analysis 3
PLUS: ONE of the following REGIONAL courses: 3
38:179 World Regional Geography (3)
38:283 Canada: A Regional Geography (3)
38:358 Field Studies in Geography (3)
88:150 Rural Canada: An Introduction (3)

4-year B.A. Requirements

ALL 4 yr. B.A. Majors MUST complete the following:

38:280 Economic Geography 3
38:282 Cultural Geography 3
38:381 Urban Geography 3
PLUS: At least ONE additional course selected from the following 3
38:251 Health, Place, and Environment (3)
38:294 Outdoor Recreation and Tourism (3)
38:350 Food, Communities and Justice: Geographies of Food (3)
38:360 Rural and Small Town Canada (3)
38:380 Population and Development (3)
PLUS: At least ONE course, at the 200 level or above, from list of 4-Year B.Sc. degree requirements. 3

4-Year B.Sc. Requirements

38:250 Introduction to Weather and Climate 3
38:278 Geomorphology 3
38:375 Hydrology 3
PLUS: At least ONE additional course selected from the following: 3
38:267 Sustainable Prairie Ecosystems (3)
38:290 Global Environmental Change (3)
38:291 Soils and Soil Conservation (3)
38:292 Geography of Water Resources (3)
38:373 Biogeography and Wildlife Management (3)
38:457 Wetlands (3)
38:479 Hydrogeology: The Study of Groundwater (3)
PLUS: At least ONE course, at the 200 level or above, from the list of 4-Year B.A. degree requirements. 3