Introduction to World Geography

Social Studies
The world geography course provides students with an analytical view of how geographic factors have and continue to influence human behavior on the earth. Students will examine how the physical and cultural geographic factors contribute to varying levels of cooperation within the major world regions. Additionally, students will examine the importance that political, environmental, and economic factors have in a region’s development. Emphasis will be on natural resources contributing to settlement, distribution of human populations, and major economic systems

Level: High School

Course: Elective