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Daily Calendar for 
Human Geography 10 - TR
Spring 2000 - Forsberg

 Week One
4/4-4/6

 Week Two
4/11-4/13

  Week Three
4/18-4/20

  Week Four
4/25-4/27

Week Five
5/2-5/4

  Week Six
5/9-5/11

Week Seven
5/16-5/18

Week Eight
5/23-5/25

Week Nine
5/30-6/1

Week Ten
6/6-6/8

Week Eleven
6/13-6/15

 Week Twelve
6/20-6/22
Final Exam

This Calendar is Subject to Change
 (Last updated June 13, 2000)
Attend class and check this Calendar and the Schedule of Assigned Readings to keep up to date.
 Readings

 Tuesday

 Thursday

Week One
4/4-4/6


Geog.00/01: 1, 2 & 19

"Overviews" pp. 8, 54, 98, 140, 178

BGL:Ch.1

Introduction to class

Lecture on Regions

Atlas of Cyberspaces 1, 2

Homework:

Introduction to the World Wide Web

Map Related Sites

Assignment A: Make a Map
due the Tuesday before we cover your assigned region.

Week Two
4/11-4/13


Geog.00/01: 3, 27

BGL: 2, & pp. 31-55

Introduction to Maps

Map Projections Examples

Assignment B: Cartographic Communication

 

 Quiz 1:
Continents and Waterways

 Week Three
4/18-4/20


Geog.00/01: 8, 30

BGL: your region

Assignment C: Mapping Data with Online GIS: Assessing children's risk of exposure to lead.

 


From Rachel's Weekly:
Dumbing Down the Children--
Part 1, Part 2, Part 3


Quiz 2: Projections, World regions

Terra cognita

Meet in regional groups

Assignment B due

Week Four
4/25-4/27


Geog.00/01: 14, 28, 33

BGL: 4

Assignment D:
American Cities


Initial Presentation Proposal Due

Initial citations for presentations due

 Week Five
5/2-5/4


Geog.00/01: 18, 40

BGL: 13

 

Assignment E:
Connections to the Rainforest.

Rainforest Links

Assignment C due

Quiz 3: Assigned locations in the Americas

Assignment D due

Week Six
5/9-5/11


Geog.00/01: 21, 41

BGL: 5, 6

 Assignment F:
The Search for the True Nation-State

Assignment E due

Ethnologue Database

Quiz 4
Assigned locations in Europe & FSU (Former USSR)

Midterm Review

Study Guide

Week Seven
5/16-5/18


Read for Tuesday:
Geog.00/01: 42

BGL: 8

 

MIDTERM

Assignment G: - Mapping Populations

Assignment F due
 Readings

 Tuesday

 Thursday

 

Week Eight
5/23-5/25


Geog.00/01: 35, 36

BGL: 9

Assignment H:
Online Geography Glossary

Assignment G due

Quiz 5: Assigned locations in
East Asia, South Asia and the
Middle East (Southwest Asia).

Week Nine
5/30-6/1


Geog.00/01: 39

BGL: 12

 

Assignment I:
Plan a Trip

Assignment H due

Climate Change in the Ancient Sahara

 

Pastoralism in the Sahel

Week Ten
6/6-6/8


Geog.00/01: 43

BGL: 11


Lecture on African Colonialism

Assignment J:
Mapping Core and Periphery

Quiz 6: Assigned locations in all of Africa.

 

Assignment I due

Division of Labor

 Week Eleven
6/13-6/15


Geog.00/01: 4, 20

BGL: 7 & 10

Quiz 7: Assigned locations in Southeast Asia, Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific Islands.

Globalization and Free Trade

WTO: 1, 2, 3, 4,

Global Exchange

Assignment J due

 

 

 


Review for Final Exam

Study Guide

No assignments accepted after today.

 Week Twelve
6/20-6/22
Finals


 

Final Exam Time: on Tuesday June 20
at 6:15 pm

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*Readings abbreviations:

BGL - Building Geographic Literacy
Geog.00/01 - Annual Editions: Geography 00/01
Check the Schedule of Assigned Readings for more details.