Timeroom: Fall 2021

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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Geography

GEOG 401 (01) - World Regions: Europe and the Americas

World Regions I

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   110  
CRN: 10428
Examines the rich diversity of human life in the following world regions: North America; Middle and South America; Europe; Russia and the post- Soviet states; and Oceania. We will examine the geography of these regions focusing on the following thematic concepts: Environment; Globalization and development; power and politics; urbanization; and population patterns. This course also serves as an introduction to geography.
Equivalent(s): GEOG 401H
Attributes: World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Alvin Maingi Solomon
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MWF 11:10am - 12:00pm HS 205

GEOG 401 (M1) - World Regions: Europe and the Americas

World Regions I

Course Delivery Method: Online with some campus visits, EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   18  
CRN: 12378
Examines the rich diversity of human life in the following world regions: North America; Middle and South America; Europe; Russia and the post- Soviet states; and Oceania. We will examine the geography of these regions focusing on the following thematic concepts: Environment; Globalization and development; power and politics; urbanization; and population patterns. This course also serves as an introduction to geography.
Equivalent(s): GEOG 401H
Attributes: World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Allen Lemay
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 M 12:01pm - 2:50pm PANDRA P367
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Geography

GEOG 405 (01) - There Is No Planet B

There Is No Planet B

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   50  
CRN: 14893
Introduces human-environment relations as a central focus of geography, spanning social and environmental sciences. Considers mapping, natural resource use, commons and markets, hazards, political ecology, and land use change. Case studies link core concepts with examples from local to international scales.
Attributes: Environment,Tech&Society(Disc)
Instructors: Jennifer Brewer
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 TR 9:40am - 11:00am PARS N108
Additional Course Details: 

This course is intended to take place in-person.  If public health conditions remain a significant concern, however, course modality may shift to a hybrid format. 

GEOG 473 (M1) - Elements of Weather

Elements of Weather

Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 15253
Basic principles of weather phenomena and the physical processes underlying these phenomena. Emphasis on weather patterns of New England. Lab.
Attributes: Physical Science(Discovery), Discovery Lab Course
Instructors: Anthony Fusco
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 T 6:01pm - 9:00pm ONLINE

GEOG 473 (M2) - Elements of Weather

Elements of Weather

Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 15254
Basic principles of weather phenomena and the physical processes underlying these phenomena. Emphasis on weather patterns of New England. Lab.
Attributes: Physical Science(Discovery), Discovery Lab Course
Instructors: Anthony Fusco
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Geography

GEOG 560 (01) - Natural Hazards and Human Disasters

Natural Hazards

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   50  
CRN: 16012
A survey of natural hazards, including earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunami, floods drought, hurricanes and severe weather, and the human disasters they cause. The geography of community vulnerability to natural hazards and the factors that influence risk and recovery are also examined.
Attributes: Environment,Tech&Society(Disc)
Instructors: Mary Stampone
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm MCC 230
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Geography

GEOG 572 (01) - Geography of the Natural Environment

Geog of Natural Environment

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   55  
CRN: 13399
Provides an introduction to geography of the natural environment, including landforms, weather and climate, water resources, and biogeography. Examines the processes that shape the different elements of the environment and the relationships between them.
Attributes: Physical Science(Discovery)
Instructors: Mary Stampone
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 TR 3:40pm - 5:00pm HORT 207
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Geography

GEOG 574 (01) - Global Geomorphology

Global Geomorphology

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 14992
A survey of earth's major landforms and the geographic factors that influence their development, distribution, and morphology. Topics include mountain building, river systems, desert migration and expansion, glacial and periglacial environments, and shoreline evolution. Emphasizes how these processes interact to form surface features that are unique to their geographic environment.
Section Comments: Hybrid Synchronous with classroom and online same schedule
Attributes: Physical Science(Discovery)
Instructors: Alvin Maingi Solomon
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am NESM 326
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Geography

GEOG 582 (01) - Global Trade and Local Development

Global Trade

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 13244
This course examines the ways in which global trade interacts with local development across the world. It studies the special organization of economic activities through basic approaches in economic geography. It also studies the history and contemporary state of international competition and collaboration.
Equivalent(s): GEOG 582W
Attributes: Social Science (Discovery)
Instructors: Tu Lan
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am MORR 204
Additional Course Details: 

This course is designed for students who are interested in international trade and developmental policies. It covers latest topics such as cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc.), the US-China trade war and President Biden's infrastructure plan. The course does not any prerequisites and has minimum requirements for quantitative skills.

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Geography

GEOG 591 (01) - Making Maps: GIS Fundamentals

Making Maps: GIS Fundamentals

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 14169
Introduces Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to design digital maps, integrate diverse data sources, and conduct basic spatial analyses. Appropriate for students with or without computer technology background. Skills are highly employable in many careers where spatial data can be used, including social justice, public health, sustainability, town and urban planning, economic development, public safety, energy, transportation, construction, environmental hazards, political strategy, security and diplomacy, military intelligence, marketing, education, communications, real estate, and public humanities.
Instructors: Tu Lan
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 W 5:10pm - 7:30pm KING N134
Additional Course Details: 

Students learn how to use a Geographic Information System (GIS) to design digital maps, integrate diverse data sources, and conduct basic spatial analyses.  This course is appropriate for students with or without computer technology background, from across colleges and majors.  Extensive class time is devoted to hands-on, practical exercises with instructor support.  Solutions-focused assignments integrate publicly available and specialized information sources into commonly used software.  Students can tailor a final project to topics of personal interests. Basic GIS skills are highly employable in many careers where spatial data can be used, including social justice, public health, sustainability, town and urban planning, economic development, public safety, energy, transportation, construction, environmental hazards, political strategy, security and diplomacy, military intelligence, marketing, education, communications, real estate, and public humanities.