CRC19: Courses

GEOG 310 Human Geography: Exploring Earth's Cultural Landscapes

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Transferable: CSU; UC


This course investigates the diverse patterns of human settlement, development, and movement on earth, which evolved as a result of cultural and environmental factors. Emphasis is placed on understanding global population and migration patterns, language, religion, ethnicity, political and economic systems, development issues, agriculture and urbanization.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO1: Analyze human's role in transforming Earth's surface into a series of distinctive cultural landscapes.
1. Explain the significance of the major stages of human cultural evolution over time (i.e. agricultural, industrial, medical, and technological revolutions).