Geography

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GEOG 100 INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHY---PHYSICAL ELEMENTS 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Focuses on the physical forces that help shape the landscape. Analysis of Earth's interior and exterior characteristics, including oceanographic, climate, pedologic, and biographic patterns. Includes map reading and interpretation. [D; CSU; UC]
GEOG 100 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88730 GEOG 100 01 08:00AM-08:50AM MWF 462 Bas,Bulent 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
88731 GEOG 100 05 09:00AM-09:50AM MWF 461 Davis,Heather 18 10*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
88732 GEOG 100 07 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 462 Ziegler,Carole 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
88733 GEOG 100 09 08:00AM-09:15AM TTH 462 Rossiter,Jonathan 18 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
88734 GEOG 100 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Yanow,Ken 8 1*
ONLINE
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
88735 GEOG 100 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Yanow,Ken 8 0*
ONLINE
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
88736 GEOG 100 60 06:30PM-09:20PM T 462 Ryan,John 18 26*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
88737 GEOG 100 680 10:00AM-11:30AM F 5209 Kinzel-Porter,Michelle 18 4*
HYBRID/SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
88738 GEOG 100 70 11:30AM-01:45PM MWF 7213 Davis,Heather 8 19*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
88739 GEOG 100 80 10:00AM-11:15AM TTH 5209 Ryan,John 18 3*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
88740 GEOG 100 86 06:15PM-09:35PM TTH 5209 Kinzel-Porter,Michelle 8 18*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
GEOG 101 PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY LABORATORY 1 Unit Grade only. [Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: GEOG 100.] Provides laboratory exercises to solidify concepts learned in physical geography. [D; CSU; UC]
GEOG 101 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88741 GEOG 101 01 12:00PM-02:50PM W 462 Kinzel-Porter,Michelle 18 3*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
88742 GEOG 101 03 12:30PM-03:20PM T 462 Cavan,Donald 18 6*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
88743 GEOG 101 60 06:30PM-09:20PM TH 462 Cavan,Donald 18 3*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
GEOG 106 WORLD REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Surveys the world's regions and nations, including physical, cultural, and economic features. Emphasizes regional similarities and differences in human ethnicity, language, religion, urban systems, and political organizations. Includes cultural and historical influences on population growth, transportation networks, and natural environments. [D; CSU]
GEOG 106 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88744 GEOG 106 01 12:30PM-01:45PM TTH 552 Ryan,John 18 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
GEOG 110 INTRODUCTION TO OCEANOGRAPHY 3 Units Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces the physical, chemical, biological, and geological foundations of the global ocean system. (Same as PHS-110 and GEOL 110.) [D; CSU]
GEOG 110 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
91266 GEOG 110 01 10:00AM-10:50AM MWF 462 Staff 18 40*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
GEOG 120 INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHY: CULTURAL ELEMENTS 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Surveys the world's regions and nations, including physical, cultural, and economic features. Emphasizes regional similarities and differences in human ethnicity, language, religion, urban systems, and political organizations. Includes cultural and historical influences on population growth, transportation networks, and natural environments. [D; CSU]
GEOG 120 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88745 GEOG 120 01 11:00AM-11:50AM MWF 462 Hafer,Fred 18 7*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
GEOG 145 INTRODUCTION TO MAPPING AND GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS (GIS) 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides an introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS), cartography, and spatial analysis. Includes assessment of vector and raster systems, scale, resolution, map projection, coordinate systems, georeferencing, and Global Positioning Systems (GPS). [D; CSU]
GEOG 145 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88746 GEOG 145 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Yanow,Ken 8 5*
ONLINE
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
GEOG 150 GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SCIENCE AND SPATIAL REASONING 3 Units [Prerequisite: MATH 60 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces fundamental concepts of geographic information science (GIScience), including geographic information systems (GIS), global positioning systems (GPS), cartography, remote sensing, geovisualization, and spatial analysis. Explores how geospatial technologies and tools are used in addressing social, behavioral, and environmental issues. [D; CSU]
GEOG 150 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88747 GEOG 150 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Yanow,Ken 8 12*
ONLINE
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
GEOG 151 INTERMEDIATE GIS---TECHNIQUES AND ANALYSIS 3 Units Introduces students to problem-solving and decision making using Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Applicable to a range of disciplines. Provides hands-on training in industry leading ESRI ArcGIS software.[D; CSU]
GEOG 151 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88748 GEOG 151 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Yanow,Ken 8 20*
ONLINE
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
GEOG 152 ADVANCED GIS---PROJECT DESIGN AND APPLICATIONS 3 Units [Prerequisite: GEOG 151 or equivalent.] Focuses on the diverse applications of geographic information systems (GIS). Requires students to complete a semester-long GIS project of their choice. Includes project design and development, data acquisition, spatial analysis, project report, and presentation. [D; CSU]
GEOG 152 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88749 GEOG 152 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Yanow,Ken 8 30*
ONLINE
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
GEOG 153 GIS INTERNSHIP 3 Units Pass/No Pass only. [Prerequisite: GEOG 152 or equivalent.] Provides students with the opportunity to apply classroom instruction to real-world GIS problem-solving by working with a government or private agency. Requires supervision of an instructor from the college and an advisor from the agency. [D; CSU]
GEOG 153 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90774 GEOG 153 01 TBA-TBA TBA TBA Yanow,Ken 18 29*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
Nine hours to be scheduled per week. 144-162 Total hours to be scheduled
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
GEOG 154 Introduction to Remote Sensing 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: MATH 60 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent, RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces fundamental concepts of electromagnetic radiation and its interactions with various media. Explores commonly used sensors and techniques of remote sensing. (Same as PHS 154.) [D; CSU]
GEOG 154 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88751 GEOG 154 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Yanow,Ken 18 11*
ONLINE
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM

Total Courses: 11 Total Sections: 23
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