Landforming effects of surface-water movement with emphasis on surface-water hydrology,…

Weathering, erosional and depositional processes, and landforms in karst and arid areas.…

Chronology and geomorphic, isotopic, and palynological evidence of Quaternary paleoclimates. The…

Methods in measurement, observation, recording and synthesis of field data in physical geography…

Emphasis is placed on field observation of geomorphic systems (tectonic, volcanic, weathering,…

A quantitative investigation of large-scale atmospheric motion. Equations of motion are derived…

A quantitative investigation of large-scale atmospheric motion. Equations of motion are derived…

Theory and observations to understand mid-latitude weather systems. Focus is on application of…

A weather forecasting practicum that provides an opportunity for students to obtain real-time,…

Application of satellite remote sensing in meteorology and climatology. Applications include…

Application of satellite remote sensing in meteorology and climatology. Applications include…

Advanced, quantitative study of Earth's physical climate. Includes global energy balance,…

Advanced, quantitative study of Earth's physical climate. Includes global energy balance,…

Do cities create their own thunderstorms? Will pollution from emerging mega-cities change…

Do cities create their own thunderstorms? Will pollution from emerging mega-cities change…

An introduction to the interactions between the biosphere and atmosphere. Energy, moisture, and…

An introduction to the interactions between the biosphere and atmosphere. Energy, moisture, and…

Fundamental theory, analysis, and exercises on mesoscale weather phenomena and principles of…

Fundamental theory, analysis, and exercises on mesoscale weather phenomena and principles of…

Special interest topics in atmospheric sciences. Find Instructors / Syllabi on the UGA Bulletin…

Patterns of plant distribution in contemporary landscapes and underlying processes, including…

Biogeography and ecology of the world's main terrestrial biomes. Includes world bioclimatic…

Study-abroad to examine issues pertaining to the management of forested landscapes in the…

An exploration of the comparative dimensions of Black and Irish experiences in the Atlantic…

Field studies to explore the management and conservation of natural resources with a focus on…

Effects of conservation and development in coastal Guanacaste Province. Students will visit…

Mountain ecological principles are applied in geographical settings of Latin America and the…

Descriptive and inferential techniques used in quantitative geographic analysis. Probability…

An introduction to qualitative research problems in geography and to the major modes of…

Principles and techniques of extracting descriptive and metric information about the environment…

Remote sensing with emphasis on aerospace applications in the natural sciences. Fundamental…

Fundamentals of geographic information science (GIS) concepts and techniques, and to foster…

Principles and applications of geographic information systems (GIS). Examines the nature and…

An exploration of the uses of Geographic Information Science (GIS) technology in agricultural…

Theoretical frameworks for transportation network modeling and transportation planning…

Introduces students to the ways GIS is used by city and state agencies, non-profit organizations…

Theory and application of computer technology in the preparation of thematic maps and graphics.…

Theories of analytical and digital (soft copy) photogrammetry as applied to topographic mapping…

A geospatial image analysis course that will allow students to obtain necessary skills to…

A field-based remote sensing course that teaches students the theory and practical applications…

Geographic analytical methods and implementation. Theory and concepts of spatial analysis.…

Advanced concepts in the development and implementation of geographic information science (GIS)…

Students with basic Geographic Information Systems (GIS) skills will advance their knowledge and…

Computer programming skills tailored to the needs of advanced users of geographic information…

The geography of retail activity and consumer demand. Principles of locational decision-making…

Advanced theoretical and empirical issues in economic geography, such as impacts of…

Urban growth and approaches to urban analysis. Urbanization processes within urban systems,…

The relationship, historical and contemporary, between race, inequality, and the American city.…

An advanced urban geographic course that will focus on the intersection of urban social justice…

An advanced urban geographic course that focuses on the interconnected and intersecting politics…

The distribution of world population and an introduction to population data and to basic…

The regional basis of economic growth and industry case studies. The impact of product and…

Regional development and the implications of globalization to regional economies of the…

Geographical aspects of Third World development, including population growth, migration,…

Relationships between gender and globalization. Women and development, industrialization, and…

An in-depth engagement with a major issue in contemporary political geography. Topics are drawn…

This field course focuses on the physical environment of Georgia by examining the diverse…

Geographic and socio-economic issues that face sub-Saharan economies into the twenty-first…

The geography of Latin America, including physical, cultural, and economic characteristics of…

The geography of Latin America, including physical, cultural, and economic characteristics of…

The physical and human geography of contemporary China. Emphasis is on modernization and…

The physical and human geography of East and Southeast Asia. Major focus on resources, land…

Geographic issues that affect Europe into the twenty-first century. Emphasis on current economic…

Ecological and economic analysis of human use of global and regional resources, emphasizing…

Examination of the historical and geographic development of the industrialized global agro-food…

Through cooperative agreement with local non-governmental agencies targeting hunger relief, this…

A common framework will be established by which graduate students in geography can design,…

Collaborative research on outstanding research problems in the atmospheric sciences. Directed…

Independent research and readings on geographical topics by arrangement with specific faculty.…

This course will allow students to engage in independent directed research.

Class hours…

Crops and cropping systems in tropical America; influences of geography, climate, and…

Intensive field study in a tropical Latin American country; crops and cropping systems of…

Placement of students in an outside private or governmental agency where they use geographic…

Research while enrolled for a master's degree under the direction of faculty members.

Advanced supervised experience in an applied setting. This course may not be used to satisfy a…

Thesis writing under the direction of the major professor.

Independent research and…

Advanced problems in geomorphology and physiography. Topics may vary.

Methods used in reconstructing the hydrological and vegetation characteristics of former…

Supervised work experience in conservation organizations or government agencies. Students will…

Supervised work experience in conservation organizations or government agencies. Students will…

Advanced topics in physical climatology such as climate change, microclimatology, urban…

Advanced topics and research trends in biogeography. Specific topics may vary.

Geographical ecology, with specific topics ranging from landscape to global scale (e.g.,…

Examination of the theoretical and methodological underpinnings of the transnational turn in…

Advanced topics and research trends in environmental geography. Specific topics may vary.

Advanced problems in physical geography. Topics vary.

Directed study.

Application of multivariate statistical procedures to research problems in geography, with…

Readings address the purpose, scope, and procedures of qualitative research in human geography.…

Mapping datums, coordinate systems, and accuracy requirements for geographic information systems…

Comparative and historical analysis of labor movements, social class, and politics in developed…

Topics in statistical analysis of geographic data and geographic modeling.

Class hours…

Exploration of the history of engaged forms of research in the social and behavioral sciences.…

Topics on geospatial analysis tools to display, analyze, model and visualize landscape…

Special problems in the application of cartography. Emphasis on problems involving map design…

The extraction of quantitative and qualitative information from aerial photographs, with…

Advanced problems in photointerpretation, photogrammetry, and remote sensing. Topics may vary.…

Problems in geographic information systems, including methods and techniques and the application…

Topics in mapping sciences, such as cartography, air-photo interpretation, remote sensing,…

Empirical and theoretical issues in contemporary economic geography. Specific topics vary.

Topics and research problems in urban geography. Topics may vary.

Theoretical and empirical issues in population geography. Topics vary, and include geographic…

Topics on regional development and effects of globalization on regional economies of…

Research topics related to the geographical aspects of feminism and gender identity. Topics will…

Problems in advanced topics in human geography. Topics may vary. Classroom hours are by…

Problems, methods, and techniques in human-environment relationships and economic development,…

Introduction to the graduate program and the departmental faculty, including major foci of…

The primary objective of the course is to enhance the experience of new graduate students and…

Development of geographical philosophy and methods; contemporary methodological concepts and…

Contemporary debates concerning space and society. Epistemological and ontological debates…

Contemporary debates concerning space and society. Epistemological and ontological debates…

Advanced supervised experience in an applied setting. This course may not be used to satisfy a…

Dissertation writing under the direction of the major professor.

Independent research and…