Instructor: Ola Ahlqvist, Geography
Terms offered: Spring Semester
Students produce maps on issues relevant to local community organizations. Students will study the catographic techniques of map compilation and presentation including generalization, symbolization, reproduction, and simple computer mapping with a emphasis on thematic mapping.
Class Number: 20931 (SP14)
Instructor: Cynthia J. Chabot, Lecturer, Geography, College of Arts and Sciences
Geographical analysis of North America; spatial patterns and processes associated with culture, politics, economy and social difference at international, national, regional and urban scales.
Students will work with local nonprofits to gain a greater understanding of the geographical dimensions of central Ohio and in particular the North American Industrial Core of which Licking County and Ohio are a part. Students will also have an opportunity to award philanthropic dollars to one or more of the nonprofits through a Pay it Forward grant provided by Ohio Campus Compact (http://www.ohiocampuscompact.org/). Nonprofits likely to be involved: Licking County Recycling, National Heisey Glass Museum, The Works, and the Newark Midland Theatre Association.
Class Number: Unavailable
Campus: Newark, Columbus
Instructor: Kenneth Dean Madsen, Assistant Professor, Matthew Coleman
Terms offered: Autumn Semester
Political geographic thought; territory and territoriality; borders and scale; space, power and uneven development; states and statecraft; and the politics of nations, regions and localities.
GE Social Science: Organizations & Polities