GEOG 5200S: Elements of Cartography – Community Mapping

Geography

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Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Ola Ahlqvist, Geography
Terms offered: Spring Semester
Sites: Varied

Description:

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.

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GEOG 3750: Geography of North America

Geography

Class Number: 20931 (SP14)
Campus: Newark
Instructor: Cynthia J. Chabot, Lecturer, Geography, College of Arts and Sciences
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Description:

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.

Syllabus:

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GEOG 3600: Space, Power and Political Geography

Geography

Class Number: Unavailable
Campus: Newark, Columbus
Instructor: Kenneth Dean Madsen, Assistant Professor, Matthew Coleman
Terms offered: Autumn Semester
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Description:

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

Syllabus:

Not Available