Geography of Utah

Geography of Utah
Exploring geography of Utah. Topics include land forms, climate, agricultural and recreational economics, historical migration, Mormon cultural landscape, ethnic patterns, and rural-urban contrasts.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 RecommendedGeog 101,120, 130.
 TaughtFall Contact Department, Winter Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining GEOG 245
Course Outcomes

Fundamental Principles of the Physical Environment

Understand the fundamental principles of the physical environment, the ongoing changes therein, and the interactions between the physical environment and human activity

Understanding of current world societies

Explain the development and current activities of human societies at world, national and local scales

Practical and theoretical issues in Geography

Study practical and theoretical issues in geography, using a variety of methods such as quantitative and qualitative analysis, documentary research, map analysis, geospatial technologies, and written communication

Evaluate and Recommend Solutions

Evaluate the core human and environmental processes which create the context for global issues.

Recommend viable solutions to current world problems.