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Class Schedule For Geography - Fall2018

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GEOG 1 - Physical Geography (3 Units)

Introductory study of the distribution over the face of the earth of selected aspects of climate, plant cover, soils, and landforms and of processes and conditions giving rise to these distributions. The use of maps as communicative devices in comparative analysis and study of distribution and processes.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 1 Section 01 83870 1 Lecture 46/3 MWF AMD308 0900AM-0950AM Castagna,Christine N B1
02 book for GEOG 1 Section 02 84207 1 Lecture 40/0 MWF AMD314 1000AM-1050AM Petraru,Marius I B1
03 book for GEOG 1 Section 03 84134 1 Lecture 46/2 MWF AMD308 1100AM-1150AM Castagna,Christine N B1
04 book for GEOG 1 Section 04 84182 1 Lecture 120/20 MWF SQU301 1200PM-1250PM Petraru,Marius I B1
05 book for GEOG 1 Section 05 84200 1 Lecture 35/4 MW ALP235 0300PM-0415PM Roberts,M. B1
06 book for GEOG 1 Section 06 84247 1 Lecture 45/3 TR ALP138 0900AM-1015AM Gervais,Bruce R B1
07 book for GEOG 1 Section 07 84378 1 Lecture 46/0 TR AMD308 1030AM-1145AM Schmidtlein,Mathew B1
08 book for GEOG 1 Section 08 84442 1 Lecture 35/0 TR SQU325 0130PM-0245PM Schmidtlein,Mathew B1
09 book for GEOG 1 Section 09 84448 1 Lecture 35/3 TR EUR111 0130PM-0245PM Gervais,Bruce R B1
10 book for GEOG 1 Section 10 84503 1 Lecture 35/0 TR AMD308 0300PM-0415PM Walton,Kimberly J B1
11 book for GEOG 1 Section 11 84563 1 Lecture 40/5 F LIB3021 0900AM-1150AM Kusler,Jennifer E B1
12 book for GEOG 1 Section 12 84564 1 Lecture 35/10 T AMD308 0600PM-0850PM Santos,Joao A B1
13 book for GEOG 1 Section 13 84565 1 Lecture 30/0 MW AMD309 0900AM-1015AM Patterson,Anna K B1
14 book for GEOG 1 Section 14 84664 1 Lecture 35/3 TR AMD308 0430PM-0545PM Santos,Joao A B1
15 book for GEOG 1 Section 15 86470 1 Lecture 35/12 TR AMD309 0130PM-0245PM Fridirici,Roxane M B1
16 book for GEOG 1 Section 16 86487 1 Lecture 35/0 TR AMD309 0730AM-0845AM Kusler,Jennifer E B1
17 book for GEOG 1 Section 17 86488 1 Lecture 35/4 MW AMD309 0730AM-0845AM Patterson,Anna K B1
18 book for GEOG 1 Section 18 86513 1 Lecture 30/6 TR SLN2000 1200PM-0115PM Fridirici,Roxane M B1

GEOG 2 - Cultural Geography (3 Units)

Consideration of the diversity of patterns of land use, settlement and movement established and evolved by humans as a result of the interaction of cultural and physical factors; emphasis on student use of maps and other tools of geographic presentation for analyzing the nature, variation and distribution of cultural features of the earth's surface.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 2 Section 01 84073 1 Lecture 46/3 MWF YSM135 1200PM-1250PM Castagna,Christine N GE AREA D
02 book for GEOG 2 Section 02 84377 1 Lecture 45/0 TR ARC1007 0900AM-1015AM Walton,Kimberly J GE AREA D
03 book for GEOG 2 Section 03 84449 1 Lecture 46/3 TR AMD219 1200PM-0115PM Walton,Kimberly J GE AREA D
04 book for GEOG 2 Section 04 84567 1 Lecture 30/20 W AMD308 0530PM-0820PM Walton,Kimberly J GE AREA D

GEOG 2H - Cultural Geography - Honors (3 Units)

Consideration of the diversity of patterns of land use, settlement and movement established and evolved by humans as a result of the interaction of cultural and physical factors; emphasis on student use of maps and other tools of geographic presentation for analyzing nature, variation and distribution of cultural features of the earth's surface.

Note: This is a special offering designed as part of the G.E. Honors program.

Prerequisite: Open to Honors students only.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 2H Section 01 84089 1 Lecture 30/11 MW AMD309 1200PM-0115PM Garoupa White,Catherine GE AREA D

GEOG 3 - Intro Maps+Geog Technologies (3 Units)

Introduction to maps, map concepts, and geographic technologies. Maps are the most effective way to communicate spatial data, and introduces students to the quickly changing world of maps (both hard-copy and digital) and geographic technologies including map and aerial photograph interpretation, spreadsheet operations, introductory statistics, global positioning systems (GPS), Internet mapping, satellite and aerial images, and geographic information systems (GIS) that aid in data collection, analysis, and presentation. Lecture two hours; laboratory two hours.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
03 book for GEOG 3 Section 03 86466 1 Lecture 40/26 MW MND2003 0830AM-0920AM Schmidtlein,Mathew
04 book for GEOG 3 Section 04 86467 1 Laboratory 40/26 MW MND2003 0920AM-1035AM Schmidtlein,Mathew

GEOG 11 - Lab Physical Geography (1 Units)

Makes the ideas and relationships of introductory physical geography more clear by observation and experiment. Use is made of maps, globes, models, meteorological instruments and records, satellite photos and observations of the local scene. Laboratory, three hours.

Prerequisite: GEOG 1; may be taken concurrently.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 11 Section 01 83928 1 Laboratory 18/1 M AMD313 0800AM-1030AM Slavensky,Jane M B1,B3
02 book for GEOG 11 Section 02 83930 1 Laboratory 18/0 M AMD313 1100AM-0130PM Slavensky,Jane M B1,B3
04 book for GEOG 11 Section 04 84135 1 Laboratory 18/0 T AMD313 0900AM-1130AM Kusler,Jennifer E B1,B3
05 book for GEOG 11 Section 05 84250 1 Laboratory 18/3 T AMD313 0530PM-0800PM Miles,Sara Joy B1,B3
06 book for GEOG 11 Section 06 84208 1 Laboratory 18/2 W AMD313 0800AM-1030AM Slavensky,Jane M B1,B3
07 book for GEOG 11 Section 07 84254 1 Laboratory 18/2 W AMD313 1100AM-0130PM Slavensky,Jane M B1,B3
09 book for GEOG 11 Section 09 84443 1 Laboratory 18/0 R AMD313 0900AM-1130AM Kusler,Jennifer E B1,B3
10 book for GEOG 11 Section 10 84450 1 Laboratory 18/5 R AMD313 0530PM-0800PM Miles,Sara Joy B1,B3
11 book for GEOG 11 Section 11 84451 1 Laboratory 18/1 F AMD313 0900AM-1130AM Pries,Sean J B1,B3
12 book for GEOG 11 Section 12 84514 1 Laboratory 18/0 F AMD313 1200PM-0230PM Pries,Sean J B1,B3
13 book for GEOG 11 Section 13 84515 1 Laboratory 18/1 F AMD313 0300PM-0530PM Pries,Sean J B1,B3
14 book for GEOG 11 Section 14 85755 1 Laboratory 18/0 T AMD313 1200PM-0230PM Kusler,Jennifer E B1,B3
15 book for GEOG 11 Section 15 85756 1 Laboratory 17/2 R AMD313 1200PM-0230PM Slavensky,Jane M B1,B3

GEOG 100 - Themes In World Geography (3 Units)

Study of the content of geography with a consideration of basic concepts and methods. Emphasis is on patterns and relationships of the elements and manifestations of physical and cultural geography, including both topical and regional discussions.

Prerequisites: Junior or Senior class standing or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 100 Section 01 83936 1 Lecture 40/16 MWF AMD308 1000AM-1050AM Dillon,Marsha J
02 book for GEOG 100 Section 02 84210 1 Lecture 35/12 TR AMD309 0900AM-1015AM Fridirici,Roxane M
03 book for GEOG 100 Section 03 84568 1 Lecture 35/0 TR AMD309 1030AM-1145AM Datel,Robin E
04 book for GEOG 100 Section 04 84569 1 Lecture 40/13 TR AMD217 0300PM-0415PM Fridirici,Roxane M

GEOG 102 - Ideas+Skills In Geography (3 Units)

Study and discussion of geographic ideas, including the history of the discipline. Introduction to library resources appropriate to geographic inquiry. Practice in geographic descriptive and analytical writing and research. Extensive use of maps. Required of Geography majors in the junior year. Lecture three hours.

Prerequisite: GEOG 1 or GEOG 2 or GEOG 3 or GEOG 11.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 102 Section 01 84024 1 Discussion 40/1 MW AMD308 0130PM-0245PM Krabacher,Thomas

GEOG 109 - Geographic Info Systems (3 Units)

Introduction to GIS, including history and overview of current applications; the nature of spatial data; geographic data structures, acquisition, analysis, and display of geographic data. Lab exercises use various computers and include both raster- and vector-based GIS systems. Lecture two hours; laboratory three hours.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 109 Section 01 84028 1 Discussion 13/0 MW AMD313 0530PM-0620PM Roberts,M.
02 book for GEOG 109 Section 02 84029 1 Laboratory 13/0 MW AMD313 0620PM-0735PM Roberts,M.
03 book for GEOG 109 Section 03 84252 1 Discussion 13/0 TR AMD313 0300PM-0350PM Roberts,M.
04 book for GEOG 109 Section 04 84253 1 Laboratory 13/0 TR AMD313 0350PM-0505PM Roberts,M.
05 book for GEOG 109 Section 05 84589 1 Discussion 13/0 MW MND2007 0300PM-0350PM MacLain,Catherine E
06 book for GEOG 109 Section 06 84590 1 Laboratory 13/0 MW MND2007 0350PM-0505PM MacLain,Catherine E

GEOG 110 - Adv Geogrphc Info Systems (3 Units)

Builds on the introduction to the hardware, software and operations of GIS offered with the previous courses, providing the essentials required by a beginning GIS analyst or applications support specialist. Emphasis will be placed on problem solving strategies in the context of GIS projects.

Prerequisite: GEOG 109 or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
03 book for GEOG 110 Section 03 85774 1 Discussion 25/5 MW MND2007 1200PM-1250PM Schmidtlein,Mathew
04 book for GEOG 110 Section 04 85775 1 Laboratory 25/5 MW MND2007 1250PM-0205PM Schmidtlein,Mathew

GEOG 111 - Elements Of Meteorology (3 Units)

Basic concepts of weather and weather elements: structure and general circulation of the atmosphere, earth's heat and water balance, precipitation, air masses and fronts, air pollution meteorology. Some micrometeorological concepts with application to air pollution, agriculture, and similar problems.

Prerequisite: GEOG 1 or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 111 Section 01 84248 1 Lecture 28/2 MW YSM141 0530PM-0645PM Anderson,Frank B5

GEOG 113 - Climate (3 Units)

Study of the distribution of heat and moisture over the earth's surface. Basic processes by which heat and moisture acquire unequal distributions in space and time. Classification of climate. Climatic change. Climate models.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 113 Section 01 84025 1 Lecture 65/0 TR SQU316 1200PM-0115PM Krabacher,Thomas B5

GEOG 115 - Biogeography (3 Units)

Introduction to the geographic distribution of life. Communities and biomes, changing continents and climates, dispersal, colonization, extinction, life on islands, and past and present human impacts are examined.

Note: Field trip required.

Prerequisite: GEOG 1 or instructor permission

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 115 Section 01 84026 1 Lecture 35/2 MW AMD309 0130PM-0245PM Gervais,Bruce R B5

GEOG 117 - Landforms (3 Units)

Study of the surface forms of the land with particular attention to their distribution and to the accompanying distribution of natural forces and processes which have brought the landforms into being. Study of landforms in the context of Quaternary environmental change. Identification and analysis of landforms using maps and other spatial data. Lecture three hours.

Prerequisite: GEOG 1 or instructior permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 117 Section 01 84211 1 Lecture 20/11 R AMD308 0600PM-0850PM Santos,Joao A

GEOG 118 - Earth Transformed (3 Units)

Explores the evolving human role in transforming Earth's physical environments. Topics range from prehistoric extinction's to modern environmental problems in select regions. Emphasis is placed on wide-ranging effects of resource use and disposal, with particular reference to atmosphere and biological problems and sustainable solutions.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 118 Section 01 84599 1 Lecture 45/1 MW AMD308 1200PM-0115PM Gervais,Bruce R

GEOG 121 - United States+Canada (3 Units)

Present distribution and historical development of population, land use and industry in the U.S. and Canada in relation to regional variations in the physical environment and cultural heritage.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 121 Section 01 83948 1 Lecture 40/3 TR AMD308 0900AM-1015AM Dillon,Marsha J

GEOG 129B - ST in Regional Geography B (3 Units)

Geographic survey of a selected region with emphasis on its physical and human geography. Topics may include climate, landforms, vegetation, economics, demographics, culture, and the region's connection to other world regions and its role in current events. The specific region is identified by the Geography Department at scheduling. This course and GEOG 129A and GEOG 129C may be taken for up to 9 units.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 129B Section 01 85770 1 Lecture 25/9 MW AMD308 0300PM-0415PM Castagna,Christine N

GEOG 131 - California (3 Units)

Study of landforms, climate, vegetation, population distribution and change, industry, transportation, water, energy, and agriculture in California.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 131 Section 01 84049 1 Lecture 35/15 TR AMD308 1200PM-0115PM Dillon,Marsha J

GEOG 141 - Geography Econ Activity (3 Units)

Spatial organization of man's activities related to production, exchange and consumption. Attention is given to resource development and the areal variations of factors affecting it, to concepts of spatial interaction and to spatial aspects of agricultural, industrial and urban land use. An examination of problems related to regional economic development. Changing perceptions of spatial organization of economic activities is also considered. Emphasis is on both theoretical framework and case study applications.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 141 Section 01 85771 1 Lecture 35/6 TR AMD308 0130PM-0245PM Datel,Robin E

GEOG 148 - Urban+Regional Planning (3 Units)

Introduction to the theory and practice of urban and regional planning. Topics include the history of planning, the development of comprehensive and land use plans, growth management, and transportation and environmental planning. Includes guest speakers from the planning community as well as the opportunity to work on a project with a community organization or government agency to put into practice what is discussed in class.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 148 Section 01 84249 1 Lecture 30/5 M AMD308 0530PM-0820PM Schmandt,Michael J

GEOG 150 - Programming for GIS (3 Units)

This course is an introduction to programming and scripting for intermediate GIS users, using an object-oriented programming approach. You will develop and write clearly documented and structured geoprocessing programs using the Python programming language and ArcPy, a site package (library) for ArcGIS geoprocessing tools.

Prerequisite: GEOG 109

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 150 Section 01 86325 1 Lecture 18/2 MW AMD313 0215PM-0305PM Patterson,Anna K
02 book for GEOG 150 Section 02 86669 1 Laboratory 18/2 MW AMD313 0305PM-0420PM Patterson,Anna K

GEOG 163 - Applied GIS (3 Units)

Introduction to developing a GIS project, including planning, database research, proposal writing, analysis and evaluation. Lecture 2 hours; Laboratory 3 hours.

Prerequisite: GEOG 109.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 163 Section 01 84571 1 Discussion 22/8 TR FLS1048 0300PM-0350PM MacLain,Catherine E
02 book for GEOG 163 Section 02 84572 1 Laboratory 22/8 TR FLS1048 0350PM-0505PM MacLain,Catherine E

GEOG 182 - Qualitative Methods in Geog (3 Units)

Students learn and conduct an array of observational and qualitative research techniques used in human geography, including landscape observation, participant observation, interviews, surveys and questionnaires, group discussions (focus groups, charrettes, etc.), visual methods, archival research, and analyzing some of the writing styles commonly used in qualitative research. One learns the relative strengths and weaknesses of these techniques, their appropriate applications, ways to combine them in mixed-methods research, and how to analyze and represent the data.

Prerequisite: GEOG 102

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 182 Section 01 86583 1 Lecture 15/4 TR AMD309 0300PM-0415PM Schmandt,Michael J

GEOG 193B - Field Geog:Suburban-Rural (3 Units)

Examines competition for land use in suburban Sacramento as urban sprawl overruns less intensive uses. Small towns in the lower Sacramento Valley also examined. Group field trips, interviews, field mapping and discussions.

Prerequisite: Instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 193B Section 01 86494 1 Independent Study 9/1 F RVR1006 0300PM-0550PM Bowns,Caru

GEOG 195B - Geography Internship B (1-3 Units)

Supervised work experience at an intermediate level in an approved professional environment, working with professionals in public or private organizations. Supervision supplied by a geography faculty member and on-site supervisor. Placements require 4-12 hours per week, depending on units.

Note: Open to all Geography majors and minors with permission of supervising faculty member and Department Chair. GEOG 195A, GEOG 195B, and GEOG 195C may be taken for up to 6 total units.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 195B Section 01 84573 1 Independent Study 3/0 MW AMD309 1030AM-1145AM Krabacher,Thomas

GEOG 199 - Special Problems (1-3 Units)

Individual projects or directed reading.

Note: Open only to students competent to carry on individual work.

Prerequisite: Approval of the faculty sponsor and Department chair.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 199 Section 01 84046 1 Independent Study 3/2 - Dillon,Marsha J
Krabacher,Thomas

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Class Attribute Codes

B1 - Physical Science (B1)

B3 - Laboratory (B3)

B5 - Further Studies in Area B (B5)

GE AREA D - GE AREA D

Session Codes

1 - Regular Academic Session (08/27/2018 to 12/07/2018)