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Daily Calendar for 
Geography 10 MW
Winter 2000 - Forsberg

 Week One
1/3-1/5

 Week Two
1/10-1/12

  Week Three
1/19

  Week Four
1/24-1/26 

Week Five
1/31-2/2

  Week Six
2/7-2/9

Week Seven
2/14-2/16

Week Eight
2/23

Week Nine
2/28-3/1

Week Ten
3/6-3/8

Week Eleven 3/13-3/15

 Week Twelve 3/20-3/22
Final Exams

This Calendar is Subject to Change
 (Last updated March 15, 2000)
Attend class and check this Calendar and the Schedule of Assigned Readings to keep up to date.
 Readings

 Monday

 Wednesday

Week One
1/3-1/5


G99/00: 1 & 15

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

BGL:Ch.1

Introduction to class

 

Assignment A: Make a Map
due the Wednesday before your presentation.

Lecture on Regions

Atlas of Cyberspaces 1, 2

Week Two
1/10-1/12 


G99/00: 2, 19

BGL: 2, & pp. 31-55

Introduction to Maps

Map Projections Examples

 

 Quiz 1:
Continents and Waterways
Assignment B: Cartographic Communication

 Week Three
1/19


G99/00: 6

Handout on systems theory

BGL: your region

Martin Luther King
Holiday


Quiz 2: Projections, World regions


Video: The Apocalypse and Al Gore (Global Warming)
Terra cognita
Assignment B due

Week Four
1/24-1/26  


G99/00: 8, 24, 28

BGL: 4

 

Assignment C: Mapping Data with Online GIS

Assignment D:
American Cities

Quiz 3: Assigned locations in the Americas

Meet in regional groups
Initial Presentation Proposal Due

Initial citations for presentations due

 Week Five
1/31-2/2 


G99/00: 9, 36

BGL: 13

 

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Assignments C & D due

student presentations
Rainforest Links
Assignment E:
Connections to the Rainforest.

Week Six
2/7-2/9


G99/00: 37 & 38

BGL: 5, 6

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

Ethnologue Database

student presentation
"Land Use In France"
Assignment F:
The Search for the True Nation-State

Assignment E due

Midterm Review

Study Guide

Week Seven
2/14-2/16


Read for Tuesday:
G99/00: 23

BGL: 8

 

MIDTERM

Assignment G: - Mapping Populations

Assignment F due

China regains Macau
 Readings

 Monday

 Wednesday

 

Week Eight
2/23


G99/00: 31

BGL: 9

Washington's Birthday
Holiday

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

Assignment H:
Online Geography Glossary

Assignment G due

Week Nine
2/28-3/1


G99/00: 21

BGL: 12

student presentation: India

Climate Change in the Ancient Sahara

Pastoralism in the Sahel

student presentation: Water and Oil
Assignment I:
Plan a Trip

Assignment H due

Week Ten
3/6-3/8


G99/00: 33

BGL: 11

Quiz 6: Assigned locations in all of Africa.

Subsistence Farming versus Cash Crops

Lecture on African Colonialism

student presentation on
Colonialism in Africa
Assignment J:
Mapping Core and Periphery

Assignment I due

 Week Eleven
3/13-3/15


G99/00: 16

BGL: 7 & 10

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

Division of Labor

 

Globalization and Free Trade

1, 2, 3,

Global Exchange


Assignment J due

No assignments accepted after today.

 Week Twelve
3/20-3/22
Finals


 

Review for Final Exam

Study Guide

 Sec.3 @ 6:20 pm

Final Exam Time: on Wednesday March 22 at 6:15 pm

*Readings abbreviations:

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