UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Geography, B.A. Geographic Information Science Option

All lower division GE completed. Lower division major requirements in Physical Geography (GEOG 101) and Human Geography (GEOG 107) completed as part of the AA-T in Geography.

Transfer Year 1: First Semester

Course Units
GEOG 102 (Physical Geography Lab – if not completed prior to transfer) 1
GEOG 206/L (if not completed prior to transfer) 2/1
GEOG 300 3
Content. One course from: GEOG 301, GEOG 311, GEOG 316, GEOG 340, GEOG 351, GEOG 364/L, GEOG 365, GEOG 366, GEOG 370 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Electives 2
Total 15

Transfer Year 1: Second Semester

Course Units
GEOG 305/L 2/1
GEOG 306/L 2/1
GEOG 404A-Z 3
Content. One course from: GEOG 301, GEOG 311, GEOG 316, GEOG 340, GEOG 351, GEOG 364/L, GEOG 365, GEOG 366, GEOG 370 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: First Semester

Course Units
GEOG 406/L 2/1
Application Course** 3
Upper Division GEOG Elective 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Electives 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: Second Semester

Course Units
GEOG 460/L 2/1
Application Course** 3
GEOG 490 3
Electives 6
Total 15
Total units after transfer 60

* Total of 9 units Upper Division General Education must include 3 units from GE B5 Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning, and 6 units from GE Upper Division Section C1 Arts, or GE Upper Division Section C2 Humanities, or GE Upper Division Section D Social Sciences, or GE Upper Division Section F Comparative Cultural Studies. (No more than 3 units from GE Upper Division C and no more than 3 units from GE Upper Division D.) If needed, select UDGE courses that also satisfy: IC: Information Competence, and/or: GE Upper Division Section D2 American History Institutions and Ideals, OR GE Upper Division Section D3 and D4 Constitution of the United States and State and Local Government.

*If taken, GEOG 311, GEOG 316, GEOG 365 or GEOG 366 satisfy B5 Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning.

*If taken, GEOG 301, GEOG 351 or GEOG 370 satisfy 3 units of upper division D1 Social Sciences.

**Application Courses: GEOG 304/L, GEOG 407/L, GEOG 408A/L, GEOG 408B/L, GEOG 408C/L, GEOG 408D/L, GEOG 408E/L, GEOG 408F/L, GEOG 408G/L, GEOG 408H/L, GEOG 409/L, GEOG 494 (Must be GIS/Cartography/Remote Sensing topic), GEOG 497A-F (Must be GIS/Cartography/Remote Sensing topic)