This weblog is designed to support students taking GEOG 340 (World Regions in Global Context).

The course is 100% online, and the course site that contains lectures, discussion fora, exams, etc., can be accessed by registered students via Learn@UW.

Here is the My Course Guide summary:

Geography 340 (World Regions in Global Context), 3 cr

Course Description: Survey of development and change within each of the world’s regions (e.g., Africa, Southeast Asia). Attention devoted to environment and society; history, economy, and demographic change; culture and politics; future challenges; key actors. Online course.

Pre-Reqs: Sophomore standing; Open to freshmen with consent of instructor

Level: Intermediate
Breadth: 
Social Science
L&S Credit Type: 
C
Open to 1st Year

Please link here to download a copy (PDF) of the syllabus for the Summer 2014 term.

The course instructor is Professor Kris Olds. Kris’ office is in Room 346 Science Hall. His office hours are noted in the syllabus above.

The course TA is Mr. Kramer Gillin. Kramer’s office hours and location are noted in the syllabus above.

If you have any questions, check out the main page of this website and/or email me!

Paris, August 2012