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Know Your World: Introduction to Geography - GGH1501

Under Graduate Degree Semester module NQF level: 5 Credits: 12
Module presented in English
Purpose: This module introduces students to the nature and scope of geography as a science and what it entails to view the world on a global scale from a geographical perspective. Students will be exposed to the nature, sources and representation of geographic data in order to interpret real world phenomena, with reference to contemporary geographical tools. Phenomena will be studied from a geographical perspective in order to enhance geo-literacy include a selection of themes such as climates, biomes, landforms, soils, resources, population, culture, development and making a living.