Engagement Details

Seminar in Geography - GEOG 495

 

What to Expect

Undergraduate geography majors engage in group-based research projects to integrate and apply knowledge and skills gained throughout the geography degree program. Students work with community partners on projects that address real-life problems and needs. Students gather, analyze, and present information that is of use to our community partners.

This engagement qualifies for these special designations:

  • Experiential Learning Opportunity
  • GLD-Community Service
  • Option to appear on UofSC Experience extended transcript

Term: Fall 2021

 

Requirements

Time Commitment: 180 - 239 hours
Who Can Participate: See Academic Bulletin for Course Prerequisites
Minimum Credit Hours: See Academic Bulletin for Course Prerequisites
Minimum GPA:  See Academic Bulletin for Course Prerequisites
Other Requirements See Academic Bulletin for Course Prerequisites

 

Engagement Benefits

How expectations are communicated:
Group training / class session(s)

Learning activities:
Apply specialized knowledge

Knowledge or skills developed:
Problem solving
Inquiry and analysis

Who you will work with:
External agency (employer, college, school, community agency)

Who will communicate feedback and how:
Group / class session with faculty member
Group / class session with external supervisor

Reflection expectations:
(1-1) session(s) with faculty
Each student produces written reflection(s)

 

Additional Information

Academic Bulletin