GEOGRAPHY

Why Study Geography: Understanding the place, space and environment of our complex and changing world is vital to understanding the relationships between human and physical phenomenon.  Geography examines the synergies between these three elements to understand the elements of where, why, who, and what in the world we are doing on this planet.  Georgia Perimeter College provides the basic freshman coursework required by most four-year institutions.

GEOG 1101 – Introduction to Human Geography (3) Prerequisites: Exit or exemption from Learning Support reading or all ESL requirements except ENSL 0091 This course is a survey of global patterns of resources, population, culture, and economic systems. Emphasis is placed upon the factors contributing to these patterns and the distinctions between the technologically advanced and less advanced regions of the world.

GEOG 1101H - Introduction to Human Geography (Honors) (3) Prerequisites: Exit or exemption from Learning Support reading or all ESL requirements except ENSL 0091 and acceptance into the Honors Program This course is GEOG 1101 for Honors students.