GEOG422: Changing Geographies of Subsaharan Africa

GEOG422: Changing Geographies of Subsaharan Africa
To develop an understanding of the geographic contexts of Sub-Saharan Africa, including an overview of the physical, bioclimatic, historical, cultural, political, demographic, health and economic geographies of Sub-Saharan Africa. Students will ‘fill in the map’ of Africa by studying the spatial distribution within each of these geographic domains. In addition to an overview of geography South of the Sahara, the Congo will be taken as a more intensive case study through additional readings, lectures and discussions. (Integrated Geography)
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular
Fall 2013 Instructor: Matthew C. Hansen
Fall 2014 Instructor: Matthew C. Hansen View Syllabus
Fall 2015 Instructor: Julie Silva