Take World Regional Geography Online!

world regionalUMass Amherst is offering Geography 220 – World Regional Geography online through Continuing Education.  UMass students can earn general education SB & G credit with this 4-unit course.  This is a great course for anyone interested in learning more about the world and the complex interplay of political, social, economic, cultural and environmental issues.  From religion to climate change, this course has it all!  The course is a survey of world physical and human geography, highlighting regional diversity and variation in globalization processes and outcomes. It introduces geographical theories, concepts, and methods while exploring nine major world regions.  The instructor, Dr. Toby Applegate has a wide range of experience in carrying out geographical research in Europe, Latin America, Asia, and the U.S.  He has a lively, engaging and direct teaching style that resonates well with students.  For more information, see http://www.umass.edu/learn/world-regional-geography