I believe that the best teachers are those who can take complicated concepts and initially break them down to their simplest level, before expanding on them in greater depth. This is what I strive to do, especially in my weather and climate courses.
Examination of weather and climate with emphasis on processes and distributional patterns. Interrelationships between climatic controls stressed. Three hours lecture, one two-hour laboratory per week. Meets General Education IVA or IVB (Prior to Fall 2008: IIIA or IIIB).
GEOG 414 RESEARCH & WRITING (Fall 2019)
Development of research methods in geography. Topics include formulation of problems, establishment of hypotheses, development of structures for testing hypotheses and practice with forms of geographic presentation. Maps, numerical and field methods are used. Cannot receive credit for both GEOG 300 and GEOG 414. Prerequisites: Twelve hours of geography, including completion of GEOG 204 or consent of instructor. Three hours per week.