The course will employ a variety of instructional methods to accomplish its objectives, including some of the following: lecture, labs, field work, DVDs/videos and animations, individual and/or team projects, small group discussion, and map and graph analysis. Where the course is offered in a hybrid format, students will complete over 50% of the course material online and outside of the classroom in a self-directed manner.
The evaluation will be based on course objectives and be carried out in accordance with Douglas College policy. The instructor will provide a written syllabus outlining course objectives and evaluation specifications during the first week of class.
An example of an evaluation scheme follows:
|Attendance & participation||10%|
|Map and graph analysis||15%|
At the conclusion of the course, the successful student will be able to:
Examples of textbooks to be used and periodically updated are:
An instructor’s course reader may be required.
GEOG 2212 or 2213 or permission of the instructor.
Courses listed here must be completed either prior to or simultaneously with this course:
Courses listed here are equivalent to this course and cannot be taken for further credit:
This course is not required for any other course.
|Institution||Transfer Details||Effective Dates|
|Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU)||KPU GEOG 3XXX (3)||2013/01/01 to -|
|Langara College (LANG)||LANG GEOG 2XXX (3)||2013/01/01 to -|
|Simon Fraser University (SFU)||SFU GEOG 382 (3)||2013/01/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU GEOG 2XXX (3)||2013/01/01 to -|
|University Canada West (UCW)||UCW GEOG 3XX (3)||2017/01/01 to -|
|University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO)||UBCO GEOG 2nd (3)||2013/01/01 to -|
|University of British Columbia - Vancouver (UBCV)||UBCV GEOG 2nd (3)||2013/01/01 to -|
|University of Northern BC (UNBC)||UNBC GEOG 2XX (3)||2013/01/01 to -|
|University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)||UFV GEOG 1XX (3)||2013/01/01 to -|
|University of Victoria (UVIC)||UVIC GEOG 3XX (1.5)||2013/01/01 to -|