UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2017-2018

Geography, B.A. Geographic Information Science Option

YEAR 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
GEOG 101 and GEOG 102/L or GEOG 103 and GEOG 105/L 4
GE Basic Skills: Written Communication 3
GE Basic Skills: Mathematics 3
Electives 6
Total 16

YEAR 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GEOG 107 or GEOG 150 3
GE Basic Skills: Critical Thinking 3
GE Basic Skills: Oral Communication 3
GE Comparative Cultures 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
GE Natural Science (with lab requirement) 4
GE Arts and Humanities 3
Title 5 American History Institutions and Ideals 3
Electives 5
Total 15

YEAR 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GE Natural Science (with lab requirement) 4
GE Social Sciences 3
Title 5 US Constitution and California State and Local Government 3
GE Arts and Humanities 3
Electives 2
Take the Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam (UDWPE)
Total 15

YEAR 3: 1st Semester

Course Units
GEOG 300 3
Field Studies Requirement (GEOG 404A-Z) 3
Content Course Requirement 3
GE Upper Division Social Sciences (select course to complete IC part 2 requirement) 3
Method Course Requirement 3
Total 15

YEAR 3: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Upper Division Geography Elective 3
Method Course Requirement 3
Application Course Requirement 3
GE Upper Division Lifelong Learning 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 4: 1st Semester

Course Units
Content Course Requirement 3
Application Course Requirement 3
GE Upper Division Comparative Cultures 3
Method Course Requirement 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 4: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Capstone Requirement (GEOG 490) 3
Method Course Requirement 6
Electives 6
Total 15
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120