The course will employ a variety of instructional methods to accomplish its objectives, including some of the following:
Evaluation will be based on course objectives and will be carried out in accordance with the Douglas College Evaluation Policy. The instructor will provide a written course outline with specific criteria during the first week of classes.
An example of a possible evaluation scheme would be:
At the conclusion of the course the successful student will be able to:
Texts will be updated periodically. An instructor's Course Reader may be required. Typical textbook examples are:
Fouberg, E. H. and Murphy, A. B. (2020). Human geography?: People, Place, and Culture, 12th edition. New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Knox, P. L., Marsden, S. A., and Nash, A. (2019). Human Geography: Places and Regions in Global Context, 5th Canadian Edition. New Jersey: Prentice-Hall.
Mercier, M. and Norton, W. (2020). Human Geography, 10th edition. Don Mills: Oxford University Press.
Neumann, R. P. and Price, P. L. (2019). Contemporary Human Geography: Culture, Globalization, Landscape, 2nd edition. New York: W. H. Freeman.
Course Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this course and do not see a listing for the starting semester / year of the course, consider the previous version as the applicable version.
|Institution||Transfer Details||Effective Dates|
|Alexander College (ALEX)||ALEX SOSC 1XX (3)||2017/01/01 to -|
|Camosun College (CAMO)||CAMO GEOG 102 (3)||2013/01/01 to -|
|Capilano University (CAPU)||CAPU GEOG 100 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|College of the Rockies (COTR)||COTR GEOG 1XX (3)||2016/09/01 to -|
|Coquitlam College (COQU)||COQU GEOG 100 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU)||KPU GEOG 1101 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|Langara College (LANG)||LANG GEOG 1170 (3)||2011/09/01 to 2016/12/31|
|Langara College (LANG)||LANG GEOG 1110 (3)||2017/01/01 to -|
|Langara College (LANG)||LANG GEOG 1100 (3) or LANG GEOG 1170 (3)||2004/09/01 to 2011/08/31|
|Okanagan College (OC)||OC GEOG 128 (3)||2016/01/01 to -|
|Simon Fraser University (SFU)||SFU GEOG 100 (3), B-Soc||2004/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU GEOG 1120 (3)||2010/09/01 to 2014/08/31|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU GEOG 1110 (3)||2014/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU GEOG 112 (3)||2004/09/01 to 2010/08/31|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU GEOG 101 (3)||2004/09/01 to 2009/08/31|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU GEOG 1XX (3), *lab||2009/09/01 to 2016/12/31|
|University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO)||UBCO GEOG 128 (3)||2005/05/01 to -|
|University of British Columbia - Vancouver (UBCV)||UBCV GEOG 121 (3)||2004/09/01 to 2019/04/30|
|University of British Columbia - Vancouver (UBCV)||UBCV GEOG 122 (3)||2019/05/01 to -|
|University of Northern BC (UNBC)||UNBC GEOG 101 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)||UFV GEOG 140 (3)||2004/09/01 to -|
|University of Victoria (UVIC)||UVIC GEOG 101B (1.5)||2004/09/01 to -|
|Vancouver Island University (VIU)||VIU GEOG 1st (3)||2018/01/01 to -|
|Vancouver Island University (VIU)||VIU GEOG 230 (3)||2011/01/01 to 2017/12/31|
|Vancouver Island University (VIU)||VIU GEOG 1st (3)||2004/09/01 to 2010/12/31|