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Daily Calendar for 
Geography 10 sec.02 MW at 1:30
Fall 99 - Forsberg

 Week One

 Week Two

  Week Three

  Week Four

Week Five

  Week Six

Week Seven

Week Eight

Week Nine

Week Ten

Week Eleven 11/29-12/3

  Final Exams

This Calendar is Subject to Change
 (Last updated December 7, 1999)
Attend class and check this Calendar and the Schedule of Assigned Readings to keep up to date.



Week One


G99/00: 1 & 19

"Overviews" pp. pp. 8, 48, 88, 138, 174

Flex Day

The textbook was delayed, so quiz one is scheduled for next week as a practice quiz.

Introduction to class

Assignment A: Elective Assignment
due December 1

Lecture on Regions

Atlas of Cyberspaces 1, 2, 3

Week Two 9/27-10/1 

G99/00: 2, 15

BGL: 2, & pp. 31-55

Quiz 1
Continents and Oceans

Introduction to Maps


Assignment B: Cartographic Communication

 Quiz 2:
Continents and Waterways

 Week Three 10/4-10/8

G99/00: 6 & 10

BGL: your region

Quiz 3: Projections, World regions

Assignment C: Make a Map
due the Wednesday before you present.

Video: The Apocalypse and Al Gore (Global Warming)
Terra cognita
Meet in regional groups
Initial Presentation Proposal Due

Week Four 10/11-10/15 

G99/00: 8, 24, 28

BGL: 4


Quiz 4: Cities and Megalopoli of the U.S.

Assignment D:
American Cities

Initial citations for presentations due

Documenting Electronic Sources

Using Modern Language Association (MLA) Format

Using APA Format

 Week Five 10/18-10/22 

G99/00: 9, 36

BGL: 13


Quiz 5:

Latin American countries

Assignment B due date extended 

student presentation on the rainforest
Rainforest Links
Assignment E:
Connections to the Rainforest.

Week Six 10/25-10/29

G99/00: 37 & 38

BGL: 5, 6

 Quiz 6
Countries of Europe & NIS (USSR)

Ethnologue Database

Assignment A: class notes due 

student presentation on Castles

Windsor Castle
Brasov Region of Romania
Assignment F:
The Search for the True Nation-State

Assignment E due

Midterm Review

Study Guide - sec 2

Week Seven 11/1-11/5

Read for Tuesday:
G99/00: 23 & 31

BGL: 8




Assignment G: Geography Awareness

Assignment F due

Quiz 7: Countries of East Asia

China regains Macau




Week Eight 11/8-11/11

G99/00: 32

BGL: 9 & 12

student presentations
on East Asia
Quiz 8: Countries of the Middle East, North Africa, & South Asia

Guest Speaker:
Maha el Genaidi

The Islamic Network
student presentations
on Waterways of the Middle East
Assignment H:
Online Geography Glossary

Assignment G due
Week Nine 11/15-11/19
 Geography Awareness Week

 Quiz 9:
On Handouts

Assignment I:
Mapping Data with Online GIS

Week Ten 11/22-11/24

G99/00: 33

BGL: 11

Quiz 10: African countries South of the Sahara

Subsistence Farming versus Cash Crops

Lecture on African Colonialism

student presentation on Ethiopia
Assignment J:
Mapping Core and Periphery

Assignment H & I due

 Week Eleven 11/29-12/3 

G99/00: 16

BGL: 7 & 10

 Quiz 11: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific Islands, Southeast Asia.

Assignment A: class notes due 

Assignment J due

Division of Labor


student presentation on Australia

The WTO and Free Trade
1, 2, 3,

Global Exchange

Assignment A: electives due 

Assignment D due date extended

No assignments accepted after today.



Review for Final Exam

Study Guide Sec 2

 Sec.2 @ 1:30 pm

Final Exam Time:
1:45-3:45 pm
December 8

*Readings abbreviations:

BGL - Building Geographic Literacy
G99/00 - Geography 99/00
Check the Schedule of Assigned Readings for more details.