THE UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT

College of Education and Social Services
Geography Major Concentration
(Early Childhood, Early Childhood Special Education, Elementary and Physical Education)

Minimum of 30 credit hours required.
Select 3 of the Following Courses
9 cr. hrs.
GEOG 040 Weather, Climate and Landscape
GEOG 081 Geotechniques
GEOG 050 World Regional Geography or GEOG 070 Space, Place and Society
Select One Regional Course
3 cr. hrs.
GEOG 061 Geography of Vermont
GEOG 150 Geography of Africa
GEOG 152 Canada
GEOG 153 Arctic Canada
GEOG 154 Geography of Third World Development
GEOG 156 Latin America
GEOG 157 Geography of the Pacific
GEOG 159 Europe
GEOG 160 The United States
Select 2 Topical Courses
6 cr. hrs.
GEOG 140 -149
GEOG 161-179
Select 3 Geography Electives
9 cr. hrs.
GEOG 060 Geography of Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. is recommended but not required.

GEOG Elective
GEOG Elective
GEOG Elective

Select 1 200 level course 3 cr. hrs.
GEOG 200-level seminar course
  30 cr. hrs.

Students in Early Childhood, Early Childhood Special Education, Elementary Education and Physical Education who are completing this major may eventually be interested in applying to teach this content at the Secondary Education level. This would require completing the Supplemental coursework as listed on the Secondary Education Geography major.

December 2013