The Geography BA program brings together many subjects of interest, ranging from community health issues, urban form and globalization to electoral politics, transportation and economic development. The program emphasizes the development of quantitative and qualitative analytical skills, including cartography, analysis of spatial data, social theory and archival work, which it supplements with field work and collaborative research opportunities. Through their training, geography BA students will become highly skilled and flexible problem solvers, preparing them for some of today's most dynamic areas of the job market.
Students enrolled in the specialists Geography Arts program are required to complete a minimum of six field days over the course of their program. Field days may be accumulated either through a geography field course and/or though geography courses with field day components as indicated in course descriptions.
Within an Honours degree, 10.0 credits and 6 Field Days are required.
First Year: 1.0 credit:
Second Year: 3.0 credits:
- 2.5 credits from GGR202H5, GGR207H5, GGR208H5, GGR209H5, GGR210H5, GGR252H5, GGR265H5, GGR276H5, GGR278H5, GGR288H5
- 0.5 credit: GGR277H5
Third Year: 4.5 credits from the following:
- ENV311H5; GGR313H5, GGR318H5, GGR322H5, GGR325H5, GGR329H5, GGR333H5, GGR348H5, GGR349H5, GGR353H5, GGR361H5, GGR362H5, GGR363H5, GGR365H5, GGR370H5, GGR382H5, GGR385H5, GGR389H5; JGE378H5
Fourth Year: 1.5 credits:
- 1.0 credit : GGR417Y5, JEG401Y5
- 0.5 credit from: GGR415H5, GGR418H5, GGR419H5, GGR420H5, GGR426H5, GGR461H5, GGR489H5
6 Days Six days accumulated either through a geography field course and/or through geography courses with field day components as indicated in course descriptions.