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
Social Science
L&S Credit Type: 
Open to 1st Year

Please link here for a copy of the Geog 340 (World Regions in Global Context) syllabus for the Spring 2014 term (updated version as at 24 March 2014).

The course instructor is Professor Kris Olds. Kris’ office is in Room 346 Science Hall. His office hours are TBD.

The course TA is Mr. Andy Davy. Andy’s office hours and location are TBD.

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

Paris, August 2012