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Class Schedule For Geography - Spring2022

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Table Of Contents

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 33980 1 Lecture 30/22 MWF DH110 0900AM-0950AM Petraru,Marius I B1
02 book for GEOG 1 Section 02 33985 1 Lecture 30/6 MWF SQU128 1000AM-1050AM Petraru,Marius I B1
03 book for GEOG 1 Section 03 33987 1 Lecture 35/7 MWF EUR112 1200PM-1250PM Petraru,Marius I B1
04 book for GEOG 1 Section 04 33988 1 Lecture 35/3 MW SQU325 0130PM-0245PM Petraru,Marius I B1
05 book for GEOG 1 Section 05 34608 1 Lecture 31/0 TR WEBONLINE 0900AM-1015AM Walton,Kimberly J AB386,B1,FL
06 book for GEOG 1 Section 06 33989 1 Lecture 30/0 WEBONLINE - Santos,Joao A AB386,B1,FL
08 book for GEOG 1 Section 08 34303 1 Lecture 35/0 TR WEBONLINE 0130PM-0245PM Walton,Kimberly J AB386,B1,FL
09 book for GEOG 1 Section 09 34313 1 Lecture 30/3 TR WEBONLINE 0300PM-0415PM Walton,Kimberly J AB386,B1,FL
10 book for GEOG 1 Section 10 34329 1 Lecture 35/1 TR WEBONLINE 1030AM-1145AM Walton,Kimberly J AB386,B1,FL
11 book for GEOG 1 Section 11 34638 1 Lecture 35/0 WEBONLINE - Rosenberg,Matt AB386,B1,FL
12 book for GEOG 1 Section 12 Zero Cost Book 36482 1 Lecture 31/0 TR WEBONLINE 1200PM-0115PM Roberts,M. AB386,B1,FL,ZCCM
13 book for GEOG 1 Section 13 36931 1 Lecture 40/2 WEBONLINE - Santos,Joao A AB386,B1,FL

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
02 book for GEOG 2 Section 02 34637 1 Lecture 30/7 MW SQU128 1200PM-0115PM Molana,Hanieh 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
01 book for GEOG 3 Section 01 Low Cost Course Materials 34629 1 Lecture 18/1 MW AMD313 1200PM-1250PM Schmidtlein,Matt LCCM
02 book for GEOG 3 Section 02 Low Cost Course Materials 34630 1 Laboratory 18/1 MW AMD313 1250PM-0205PM Schmidtlein,Matt LCCM

GEOG 5 - Violent Weathr/Chng Atmosphere (3 Units)

Introduction to meteorological and climatological principles and concepts. These principles will be used to examine severe atmospheric phenomena, including hurricanes, tornadoes, thunderstorms, lightning, destructive winds, severe storms, heat waves, droughts and floods, particularly in relation to human-caused climate change and the effects of these phenomena on humanity.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 5 Section 01 Zero Cost Book 34055 1 Lecture 40/3 TR HMB109 1030AM-1145AM Kusler,Jennifer E B1,ZCCM

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 Low Cost Course Materials 34019 1 Laboratory 18/0 M SQU326 0900AM-1130AM Bukowski,Emily B1,B3,LCCM
02 book for GEOG 11 Section 02 Low Cost Course Materials 34020 1 Laboratory 18/2 M SQU326 1200PM-0230PM Kusler,Jennifer E B1,B3,LCCM
03 book for GEOG 11 Section 03 Low Cost Course Materials 34021 1 Laboratory 18/6 M SQU326 0300PM-0530PM Kusler,Jennifer E B1,B3,LCCM
04 book for GEOG 11 Section 04 Low Cost Course Materials 34022 1 Laboratory 18/0 T SQU326 0900AM-1130AM Slavensky,Jane M B1,B3,LCCM
05 book for GEOG 11 Section 05 Low Cost Course Materials 34023 1 Laboratory 18/0 T SQU326 1200PM-0230PM Slavensky,Jane M B1,B3,LCCM
06 book for GEOG 11 Section 06 Low Cost Course Materials 34223 1 Laboratory 18/3 W SQU326 0900AM-1130AM Slavensky,Jane M B1,B3,LCCM
08 book for GEOG 11 Section 08 Low Cost Course Materials 34304 1 Laboratory 18/10 W SQU326 0300PM-0530PM Kusler,Jennifer E B1,B3,LCCM
09 book for GEOG 11 Section 09 Low Cost Course Materials 34312 1 Laboratory 18/11 R SQU326 0900AM-1130AM Slavensky,Jane M B1,B3,LCCM
10 book for GEOG 11 Section 10 Low Cost Course Materials 34314 1 Laboratory 18/14 R SQU326 1200PM-0230PM Bukowski,Emily B1,B3,LCCM
11 book for GEOG 11 Section 11 Low Cost Course Materials 34315 1 Laboratory 18/11 F SQU326 0900AM-1130AM Drehobl,Michelle M. B1,B3,LCCM
12 book for GEOG 11 Section 12 Low Cost Course Materials 34365 1 Laboratory 18/10 F SQU326 1200PM-0230PM Drehobl,Michelle M. B1,B3,LCCM
13 book for GEOG 11 Section 13 Low Cost Course Materials 34463 1 Laboratory 18/15 R SQU326 0600PM-0830PM Drehobl,Michelle M. B1,B3,LCCM
14 book for GEOG 11 Section 14 Low Cost Course Materials 34728 1 Laboratory 0/0 T SQU326 0600PM-0830PM Staff B1,B3,LCCM
15 book for GEOG 11 Section 15 Low Cost Course Materials 34729 1 Laboratory 18/12 R SQU326 0300PM-0530PM Drehobl,Michelle M. B1,B3,LCCM

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 34024 1 Lecture 35/0 WEBONLINE - Rosenberg,Matt AB386,FL
02 book for GEOG 100 Section 02 34025 1 Lecture 35/0 WEBONLINE - Rosenberg,Matt AB386,FL
03 book for GEOG 100 Section 03 34026 1 Lecture 30/16 TR SQU128 0900AM-1015AM Arpagian,Jasmine
04 book for GEOG 100 Section 04 34428 1 Lecture 35/2 TR SQU443 0130PM-0245PM Arpagian,Jasmine

GEOG 105 - Computer Cartography (3 Units)

Preparation of maps and diagrams, emphasizing thematic map design using various mapping and design programs. Detailed study of important map projections. Passing score on ELM exam recommended. Lecture one hour, laboratory six hours.

Prerequisite: GEOG 109 or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 105 Section 01 34429 1 Discussion 18/4 TR MND2003 0900AM-0950AM Oberle,Patrick
02 book for GEOG 105 Section 02 34430 1 Laboratory 18/4 TR MND2003 0950AM-1105AM Oberle,Patrick

GEOG 107 - Remote Sensing (3 Units)

Aerial photographs and scanned satellite images, emphasis on the former. Topics include the electromagnetic spectrum, cameras, films, image geometry as related to planimetric and topographic mapping, multispectral techniques, and interpretation of imagery, emphasizing land use and landforms. 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 107 Section 01 Zero Cost Book 34155 1 Discussion 18/0 TR WEBONLINE 0300PM-0350PM Roberts,M. AB386,FL,ZCCM
02 book for GEOG 107 Section 02 Zero Cost Book 34156 1 Laboratory 18/0 TR WEBONLINE 0350PM-0505PM Roberts,M. AB386,FL,ZCCM

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 Zero Cost Book 34063 1 Discussion 18/1 MW MND2007 1200PM-1250PM Pries,Sean J ZCCM
02 book for GEOG 109 Section 02 Zero Cost Book 34057 1 Laboratory 18/1 MW MND2007 1250PM-0205PM Pries,Sean J ZCCM
05 book for GEOG 109 Section 05 Zero Cost Book 34327 1 Discussion 18/0 TR MND2007 1200PM-1250PM Pries,Sean J ZCCM
06 book for GEOG 109 Section 06 Zero Cost Book 34328 1 Laboratory 18/0 TR MND2007 1250PM-0205PM Pries,Sean J ZCCM
07 book for GEOG 109 Section 07 Zero Cost Book 36483 1 Discussion 18/2 MW MND2007 0900AM-0950AM Pries,Sean J ZCCM
08 book for GEOG 109 Section 08 Zero Cost Book 36484 1 Laboratory 18/2 MW MND2007 0950AM-1105AM Pries,Sean J ZCCM

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
01 book for GEOG 110 Section 01 36485 1 Discussion 25/15 MW ARC1016 0900AM-0950AM Schmidtlein,Matt
02 book for GEOG 110 Section 02 36486 1 Laboratory 24/14 MW ARC1016 0950AM-1105AM Schmidtlein,Matt

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
02 book for GEOG 111 Section 02 Zero Cost Book 34902 1 Lecture 32/1 MW SHS250 0130PM-0245PM McGowan,Laura E UB5,ZCCM

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
02 book for GEOG 113 Section 02 36487 1 Lecture 100/2 MW MRP1000 1030AM-1145AM Krabacher,Thomas B5

GEOG 116 - Global Climate Change (3 Units)

Study of past climate change and the techniques with which they are reconstructed. Focus on the various temporal scales at which climate change operates. Spatial variability of past, present and future climate changes. Anthropogenic climate change in the context of natural climate variability.

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 116 Section 01 Zero Cost Book 34060 1 Lecture 60/3 TR ALP144 0130PM-0245PM Wanket,James A UB5,ZCCM
02 book for GEOG 116 Section 02 Zero Cost Book 34901 1 Lecture 34/0 MW SQU443 0300PM-0415PM McGowan,Laura E UB5,ZCCM

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 34255 1 Lecture 35/0 WEBONLINE - Santos,Joao A AB386,FL

GEOG 119 - Visualizing Global Environ (3 Units)

Using current geospatial technologies, such as remote sensing and GIS, the course provides an introduction to the distributions of climate, plant cover, soils, and landforms over the face of the earth. While examining processes and conditions that cause these distributions, students will also explore the methods and techniques that let us visualize these distributions, and use maps as communicative devices in our explorations of these topics.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 119 Section 01 36489 1 Lecture 40/0 WEBONLINE - Patterson,Anna K B5

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 34027 1 Lecture 36/7 TR SQU443 1030AM-1145AM Bukowski,Emily
02 book for GEOG 121 Section 02 34525 1 Lecture 35/5 MW HMB109 1200PM-0115PM Bukowski,Emily

GEOG 128 - Geography Of Europe (3 Units)

Survey of Europe with emphasis on its physical environment, contemporary demographic, economic, and ethnic patterns, and the changing political landscape. Consideration will also be given to Europe's historic and present-day links with other world regions, and to the geographic basis for many of the social, political, economic, and environmental challenges facing contemporary Europe.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 128 Section 01 36227 1 Lecture 30/1 TR SQU443 1200PM-0115PM Arpagian,Jasmine

GEOG 143 - Environ Hazards and Society (3 Units)

Focuses on how a place's social systems and physical systems intersect to create hazards. Considers the development of various theoretical approaches to hazards; risk perception and societal responses to hazard events; the history of U.S. disaster response; and approaches to risk/vulnerability assessment.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 143 Section 01 36230 1 Lecture 30/13 TR SQU128 0300PM-0415PM Schmidtlein,Matt

GEOG 151 - Programming for GIS II (3 Units)

This is an advanced course in programming and scripting for intermediate to advanced GIS users, using an object-oriented programming approach. You will develop well-documented and structured geoprocessing programs for data management, processing, and automation in the Python programming language, leveraging libraries such as ArcPy and GDAL.

Prerequisite: GEOG 150 or instructor approval.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 151 Section 01 Zero Cost Book 34827 1 Lecture 18/12 MW MND2003 0300PM-0350PM Patterson,Anna K ZCCM
02 book for GEOG 151 Section 02 Zero Cost Book 34828 1 Laboratory 18/12 MW MND2003 0350PM-0505PM Patterson,Anna K ZCCM

GEOG 161 - California Water Resource (3 Units)

Study of the location and nature of the state's surface and underground water, including development by government agencies, water needs of cities, farms, recreation and wildlife, implications of water rights, water marketing and conservation, and management of floods, droughts and pollution.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 161 Section 01 34028 1 Lecture 35/2 TR SQU443 0900AM-1015AM Pries,Sean J

GEOG 181 - Quantitative Methods Geography (3 Units)

Introduction to techniques useful in the analysis of spatial distributions and other geographic phenomena: basic aspatial descriptive and inferential techniques, correlation, regression, and spatial inferential techniques.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 181 Section 01 34061 1 Lecture 30/13 TR SQU128 0130PM-0245PM Schmidtlein,Matt

GEOG 190 - Senior Research Seminar Geog (3 Units)

Writing-intensive capstone course requiring students to complete independent research projects displaying their mastery of geography's content and methods. Projects undertaken in a given semester share a common thematic and/or regional focus. Students use bibliographic, field, spatial analytic, graphic, and verbal skills. Context for projects is provided by a review of the recent history of the discipline. Lecture/discussion three hours.

Prerequisite: GEOG 1, GEOG 2, GEOG 3, GEOG 102; senior standing, and GWAR certification before Fall 09; or WPJ score of 80+; or 3-unit placement in ENGL 109M or ENGL 109W; or 4-unit placement in ENGL 109M or ENGL 109W and co-enrollment in ENGL 109X; or WPJ score 70 or 71 and co-enrollment in ENGL 109X; instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 190 Section 01 34062 1 Seminar 12/0 F TSC1005 0900AM-1150AM Wanket,James A WI
02 book for GEOG 190 Section 02 34158 1 Seminar 12/0 W SQU128 0530PM-0820PM Krabacher,Thomas WI
03 book for GEOG 190 Section 03 34204 1 Seminar 12/1 M SQU128 0530PM-0820PM Oberle,Patrick WI

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 36547 1 Independent Study 10/1 F AMD313 0900AM-0300PM Krabacher,Thomas

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

Supervised work experience at an advanced 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 195C Section 01 34448 1 Independent Study 10/10 MW AMD313 0900AM-1015AM Staff I

GEOG 196F - Feminist Geography (3 Units)

In this course we bring the feminist project in to the classroom by exploring the work of feminist geographers who seek to challenge the embedded whiteness in our field. We also aim to incorporate the decolonial practices to transform the geographic scholarship in an international and multi-disciplinary context.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GEOG 196F Section 01 37293 1 Seminar 30/20 M SQU325 0530PM-0820PM Molana,Hanieh

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Class Attribute Codes

AB386 - On Line

B1 - Physical Science (B1)

B3 - Laboratory (B3)

B5 - Further Studies in Area B (B5)

FL - Fully Online (no In-Person Meetings Incl. Finals)

GE AREA D - GE AREA D

I - Service Learning Internship

LCCM - Low Cost Course Materials, under $40.00

UB5 - Upper Division Further Studies in Area B5

WI - SAC:WRITING INTENSIVE GRAD REQ

ZCCM - Zero Cost Course Materials

Session Codes

1 - Regular Academic Session (01/24/2022 to 05/13/2022)