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6.5. B.Sc. Physical Geography Program Chart - 6.5. B.Sc. Physical Geography Program Chart

Bachelor of Science in Physical Geography

YEAR 1 YEAR 2 YEAR 3 YEAR 4

HONOURS 120 CREDIT HOURS

GEOG 12907
PHYS 10203, MATH 15004,
PHYS 10303, MATH 13004;   or 6 credit hours from 

GEOL 13405, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310, STAT 1000,    STAT 2000, BIOL 10206, BIOL 10306, MATH 17004

Plus 6 credit hours from the   Faculty of Arts

GEOG 2200, GEOG 2250,
GEOG 2300, GEOG 2310, GEOG 2530, GEOG 2540, GEOG 2550

Whichever of, PHYS 10303,
MATH 13004,
or 6 credit hours from
GEOL 13405, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310,
STAT 1000, STAT 2000,
BIOL 10206, BIOL 10306, MATH 17004 not yet taken

GEOG 22728, GEOG 38109

9 credit hours from
GEOL 13405, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310

STAT 1000, STAT 2000,
BIOL 10206, BIOL 10306
MATH 17004 not yet taken

GEOG 4660

Enough elective credit to total 120 credit hours for the program.

It is recommended that students complete the W course within the first 60 credit hours of courses.

Plus a Stream approved by a Riddell Faculty student advisor. Honours Stream requirements are as follows: 33 credit hours of 2000- (or higher) level courses, of which 24 credit hours must be at the 3000- or 4000-level.

HONOURS COOPERATIVE OPTION 120 CREDIT HOURS

GEOG 12907
PHYS 10203, MATH 15004,
PHYS 10303, MATH 13004; or 6 credit hours from

GEOL 13405, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310, STAT 1000, STAT 2000, BIOL 10206, BIOL 10306, MATH 17004

Plus 6 credit hours from the Faculty of Arts

GEOG 2200, GEOG 2250,
GEOG 2300, GEOG 2310, GEOG 2530, GEOG 2540, GEOG 2550, ENVR 2900

Whichever of, PHYS 10303,
MATH 13004,
or 6 credit hours from
GEOL 13405, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310

STAT 1000, STAT 2000,
BIOL 10206, BIOL 10306, MATH 17004 not yet taken

GEOG 22728, GEOG 38109
ENVR 3900, ENVR 3980
ENVR 3910

9 credit hours from
GEOL 13405, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310
STAT 1000, STAT 2000,
BIOL 10206, BIOL 10306
MATH 17004 not yet taken

GEOG 4660

ENVR 3990, ENVR 3920 (ENVR 4980 and ENVR 4910 are optional)

Enough elective credit to total 120 credit hours for the program.

It is recommended that students complete the W course within the first 60 credit hours of courses.

Plus a Stream approved by a Riddell Faculty student advisor. Honours Stream requirements are as follows: 33 credit hours of 2000- (or higher) level courses, of which 24 credit hours must be at the 3000- or 4000-level.
MAJOR 120 CREDIT HOURS

GEOG 12907
PHYS 10203, MATH 15004,
PHYS 10303, MATH 13004; or 6 credit hours from

GEOL 13405, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310, STAT 1000, STAT 2000, BIOL 10206, BIOL 10306, MATH 17004

Plus 6 credit hours from the Faculty of Arts

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<p><strong>HONOURS</strong>&nbsp;120 CREDIT HOURS</p>
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<p>GEOG 1290<sup>7</sup><br />PHYS 1020<sup>3</sup>, MATH 1500<sup>4</sup><br />PHYS 1030<sup>3</sup>, MATH 1300<sup>4</sup>; or 6 credit hours from&nbsp;</p>
<p>GEOL 1340<sup>5</sup>, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310, STAT 1000, STAT 2000, BIOL 1020<sup>6</sup>, BIOL 1030<sup>6</sup>, MATH 1700<sup>4</sup></p>
<p>Plus 6 credit hours from the Faculty of Arts</p>
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<p>Whichever of, PHYS 1030<sup>3</sup>,<br /> MATH 1300<sup>4</sup>, <br /> or 6 credit hours from <br /> GEOL 1340<sup>5</sup>, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310,<br /> STAT 1000, STAT 2000, <br /> BIOL 1020<sup>6</sup>, BIOL 1030<sup>6</sup>, MATH 1700<sup>4</sup> not yet taken</p>
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<p>GEOG 2272<span id="added-diff-1"><sup>8</sup></span>, GEOG 3810<sup>9</sup></p>
<p>9 credit hours from <br /> GEOL 1340<sup>5</sup>, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310,&nbsp;</p>
<p>STAT 1000, STAT 2000, <br /> BIOL 1020<sup>6</sup>, BIOL 1030<sup>6</sup>,&nbsp;<br /> MATH 1700<sup>4</sup> not yet taken</p>
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<p>GEOG 4660</p>
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<p>It is recommended that students complete the <a href="../../Catalog/ViewCatalog.aspx?pageid=viewcatalog&amp;catalogid=260&amp;chapterid=227&amp;topicgroupid=15722&amp;loaduseredits=True">W course</a>&nbsp;within the first 60 credit hours of courses.</p>
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<p>Plus a&nbsp;<strong>Stream&nbsp;</strong>approved by a Riddell Faculty student advisor. Honours Stream requirements are as follows: 33 credit hours of 2000- (or higher) level courses, of which 18 credit hours must be at the 3000- or 4000-level.</p>
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<p><strong><strong>HONOURS COOPERATIVE OPTION</strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">&nbsp;120 CREDIT HOURS</span><br /></strong></p>
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<p>GEOG 1290<sup>7</sup><br />PHYS 1020<sup>3</sup>, MATH 1500<sup>4</sup><br />PHYS 1030<sup>3</sup>, MATH 1300<sup>4</sup>; or 6 credit hours from GEOL 1340<sup>5</sup>, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310, STAT 1000, STAT 2000, BIOL 1020<sup>6</sup>, BIOL 1030<sup>6</sup>, MATH 1700<sup>4</sup></p>
<p>Plus 6 credit hours from the Faculty of Arts</p>
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<p>Whichever of, PHYS 1030<sup>3</sup>,<br /> MATH 1300<sup>4</sup>, <br /> or 6 credit hours from <br /> GEOL 1340<sup>5</sup>, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310,&nbsp;</p>
<p>STAT 1000, STAT 2000, <br /> BIOL 1020<sup>6</sup>, BIOL 1030<sup>6</sup>, MATH 1700<sup>4</sup>&nbsp;not yet taken</p>
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<p>GEOG 2272<span id="added-diff-1"><sup>8</sup></span>, GEOG 3810<sup>9</sup>,&nbsp;<br /> ENVR 3900, ENVR 3980,&nbsp;<br /> ENVR 3910</p>
<p>9 credit hours from <br /> GEOL 1340<sup>5</sup>, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310,&nbsp;<br /> STAT 1000, STAT 2000, <br /> BIOL 1020<sup>6</sup>, BIOL 1030<sup>6</sup>,&nbsp;<br /> MATH 1700<sup>4</sup>&nbsp;not yet taken</p>
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<p>GEOG 4660</p>
<p>ENVR 3990, ENVR 3920 (ENVR 4980 and ENVR 4910 are optional)</p>
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<p>It is recommended that students complete the <a href="../../Catalog/ViewCatalog.aspx?pageid=viewcatalog&amp;catalogid=260&amp;chapterid=227&amp;topicgroupid=15722&amp;loaduseredits=True">W course</a>&nbsp;within the first 60 credit hours of courses.</p>
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<td colspan="4">Plus a&nbsp;<strong>Stream&nbsp;</strong>approved by a Riddell Faculty student advisor. Honours Stream requirements are as follows: 33 credit hours of 2000- (or higher) level courses, of which 18 credit hours must be at the 3000- or 4000-level.</td>
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<td colspan="4"><strong>MAJOR</strong> 120 CREDIT HOURS</td>
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<p>GEOG 1290<sup>7&nbsp;</sup>PHYS 1020<sup>3</sup>,&nbsp;MATH 1500<sup>4</sup></p>
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<p><strong>NOTES</strong>:</p>
<p><sup>1</sup>Entrance into the degree programs is summarized in&nbsp;<a href="http://crscalprod1.cc.umanitoba.ca/~/Catalog/ViewCatalog.aspx?pageid=viewcatalog&amp;topicid=840676&amp;topicgroupid=15966&amp;LoadUserEdits=true">6.2.1 in</a> this&nbsp;<em>Chapter</em>.</p>
<p><sup>2</sup>The courses required in this program will satisfy the <a href="../../Catalog/ViewCatalog.aspx?pageid=viewcatalog&amp;catalogid=260&amp;chapterid=227&amp;topicgroupid=15722&amp;loaduseredits=True">University Mathematics requirement</a>.</p>
<p><sup>3</sup>PHYS 1050 and PHYS 1070 may be used in lieu of PHYS 1020 and PHYS 1030, respectively.</p>
<p><sup>4</sup>MATH 1510 or MATH 1520 may be used in lieu of MATH 1500; or MATH 1690 may be used in place of MATH 1500 (or equivalent) and MATH 1700; or MATH 1310 may be used in lieu of MATH 1300.</p>
<p><sup>5</sup>GEOL 1440 may be used in lieu of GEOL 1340.</p>
<p><sup>6</sup>BIOL 1000 and BIOL 1010 may be used in lieu of BIOL 1020 and BIOL 1030.</p>
<p><sup>7</sup>Equivalent courses offered through Universit&eacute; de Saint-Boniface may be used in lieu of the specified courses identified in the degree program chart. Universit&eacute;&nbsp;de Saint-Boniface&nbsp;courses end in the number 1 (e.g. GEOG&nbsp;<span id="added-diff-5">1281</span>).</p>
<p><sup>8</sup>GEOG 2440 may be used in lieu of GEOG 2272.</p>
<p><sup>9</sup>GEOG 3680 may be used in lieu of GEOG 3810.</p>
<p><strong>Note</strong>:<br />To fulfil prerequisite requirements a grade of 'C' must be achieved, unless otherwise stated, in any course stipulated as a prerequisite to a further course.</p>
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<li>Students should review the course topics available for GEOG 3740 (6), GEOG 3750 (3), GEOG 3760 (6), GEOG 3770 (3)&nbsp;<em>and GEOG 4670</em>&nbsp;(3). Also, all courses are not offered every year. The course schedule for the current academic term is available from the&nbsp;<a href="https://aurora.umanitoba.ca/banprod/bwckschd.p_disp_dyn_sched"><span id="added-diff-6">Class Schedule</span></a><span>.</span></li>
<li>Students registering in certain courses may be required to participate in field trips or field components and pay a portion of the associated expenses. For details, contact the <a title="Environment &amp; Geography General Office" href="http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/environment/departments/geography/519.html" target="_blank">Department of Environment and Geography</a> general office.</li>
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<p><strong>IMPORTANT:</strong>&nbsp;The Honours and <a href="../../~/Catalog/ViewCatalog.aspx?htmllink=true&amp;pageid=viewcatalog&amp;catalogid=60&amp;topicgroupid=10446&amp;loaduseredits=true">Major programs</a> need not be completed in the course order described in the chart above. The chart indicates one possible arrangement of the required courses and is meant to be a guide around which students can plan their program.</p>
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GEOG 2200, GEOG 2250,
GEOG 2300, GEOG 2310,
GEOG 2530, GEOG 2540,
GEOG 2550

Whichever of, PHYS 10303, MATH 13004, or 6 credit hours from GEOL 13405, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310, STAT 1000, STAT 2000, BIOL 10206, BIOL 10306, MATH 17004 not yet taken

GEOG 22728, GEOG 38109,   9 credit hours from 
GEOL 13405, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310
STAT 1000, STAT 2000
BIOL 10206, BIOL 10306
MATH 17004 not yet taken               
Enough elective credit to total 120 credit hours for the program.

It is recommended that students complete the W course within the first 60 credit hours of courses.

Plus a Stream approved by a Riddell Faculty student advisor. Honours Stream requirements are as follows: 30 credit hours of 2000- (or higher) level courses, of which 18 credit hours must be at the 3000- or 4000-level.
MAJOR COOPERATIVE OPTION 120 CREDIT HOURS

GEOG 12907
PHYS 10203, MATH 15004,
PHYS 10303, MATH 13004; or 6 credit hours from

GEOL 13405, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310, STAT 1000, STAT 2000, BIOL 10206, BIOL 10306, MATH 17004

Plus 6 credit hours from the Faculty of Arts

GEOG 2200, GEOG 2250,
GEOG 2300, GEOG 2310, GEOG 2530, GEOG 2540, GEOG 2550, ENVR 2900

Whichever of, PHYS 10303,
MATH 13004
or 6 credit hours from 
GEOL 13405, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310

STAT 1000, STAT 2000
BIOL 10206, BIOL 10306, MATH 17004 not yet taken

GEOG 22728, GEOG 38109
ENVR 3900, ENVR 3980
ENVR 3910

9 credit hours from 
GEOL 13405, COMP 1010, CHEM 1300, CHEM 1310
STAT 1000, STAT 2000
BIOL 10206, BIOL 10306
MATH 17004 not yet taken

ENVR 3990, ENVR 3920 (ENVR 4980 and ENVR 4910 are optional)

Enough elective credit to total 120 credit hours for the program.

It is recommended that students complete the W course within the first 60 credit hours of courses.
Plus a Stream approved by a Riddell Faculty student advisor. Honours Stream requirements are as follows: 30 credit hours of 2000- (or higher) level courses, of which 18 credit hours must be at the 3000- or 4000-level.
MINOR 18 CREDIT HOURS

GEOG 1290

15 credit hours selected from 2000-, 3000-, or 4000-level courses designated as Physical Geography (PS) or Techniques (TS) courses in the Geography course descriptions defined in sections 5.6 in this Chapter.

NOTES:

1Entrance into the degree programs is summarized in 6.2.1 in this Chapter.

2The courses required in this program will satisfy the University Mathematics requirement.

3PHYS 1050 and PHYS 1070 may be used in lieu of PHYS 1020 and PHYS 1030, respectively.

4MATH 1510 or MATH 1520 may be used in lieu of MATH 1500; or MATH 1690 may be used in place of MATH 1500 (or equivalent) and MATH 1700; or MATH 1310 may be used in lieu of MATH 1300.

5GEOL 1440 may be used in lieu of GEOL 1340.

6BIOL 1000 and BIOL 1010 may be used in lieu of BIOL 1020 and BIOL 1030.

7Equivalent courses offered through Université de Saint-Boniface may be used in lieu of the specified courses identified in the degree program chart. Université de Saint-Boniface courses end in the number 1 (e.g. GEOG 1281).

8GEOG 2440 may be used in lieu of GEOG 2272.

9GEOG 3680 may be used in lieu of GEOG 3810.

Note:
To fulfil prerequisite requirements a grade of 'C' must be achieved, unless otherwise stated, in any course stipulated as a prerequisite to a further course.

  • Students should review the course topics available for GEOG 3740 (6), GEOG 3750 (3), GEOG 3760 (6), GEOG 3770 (3) and GEOG 4670 (3). Also, all courses are not offered every year. The course schedule for the current academic term is available from the Class Schedule.
  • Students registering in certain courses may be required to participate in field trips or field components and pay a portion of the associated expenses. For details, contact the Department of Environment and Geography general office.

IMPORTANT: The Honours and Major programs need not be completed in the course order described in the chart above. The chart indicates one possible arrangement of the required courses and is meant to be a guide around which students can plan their program.

 

 

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