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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

GEOG 1111K - Introduction to Physical Geography

This course is a study of the natural systems that shape our physical environment and the resultant spatial patterns discernible on Earth’s surface. The course explores the atmospheric processes, climate, hydrology, distribution of soils and life forms, land forming processes and the distribution and characteristics of certain recognized landform types. The intent of the lab is to give students practical experience in making observations, performing measurement and calculations, interpreting physical phenomena, drawing conclusions and reporting the results of the activities. This course may be used to fulfill part of the lab science requirement in Core Area D.