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    Jul 15, 2024  
Montgomery College 2024-2025 Catalog
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GEOG 105 - Cultural Geography


(BSSD/GEEL) CE-R

Examination of the basic concepts of human geography and the forces and factors shaping the cultural character of the surface of the earth viewed as the home of the human race. Topical studies include population, settlement patterns, and other political, economic, and cultural phenomena. Assessment Level(s): ENGL 101 /ENGL 011 , MATH 050 . Three hours each week.

3 semester hours

May not be taken concurrently with MATH 017  or MATH 020  or MATH 030  or MATH 045  without appropriate Math assessment score.

Course Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

  • Distinguish patterns and interactions of human cultures.
  • Discuss human impact on the environment.
  • Compare cultural groups including similarities and differences.
  • Locate places on maps, such as continents, countries, states, and cities.
  • Interpret thematic maps effectively.
  • Explain assimilation and acculturation among various ethnic groups.
  • Utilize atlases and maps as tools.


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