POL 100

Geopolitical Affairs

Academic Year Semester Location Online
2017-2018 Fall, Spring Main campus No

Level: Undergraduate

Credits: 3

Lab Fee: None

Pre-requisites: None

Geopolitical Affairs provides an introduction to human, cultural and political geography. Consideration of the world in various spatial contexts will demonstrate the geographical interdependence between people, places and environments. Exploration of current global challenges and spatial linkages reveal the interconnections between people, culture and place and demonstrate the local and global connections of action. Organized thematically, this course will focus on several key global challenges which include economic crises, environmental decline and sustainability, food security, migration, population distribution, poverty, war and urbanization.