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Michael P. Brown
GEOG 497
Seattle Campus

Tutorial in Geography

Intensive directed study and tutoring. Literature reviews, formulations of project outlines and research designs, orientation in contemporary geographic thought and trends. Directed writing. Required for Honors students. Offered: AWSp.

Class description

The Honors tutorial in Geography finishes. This term we finish data collection, undertake analysis, determine findings that answer our research questions and produce the final thesis draft.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Seminar and peer review

Recommended preparation

Geography 326, 425, and 426. Geog 497 Fall & Winter Quarter installments

Class assignments and grading

Students submit revisions of previous work, along with new elements of their thesis.

Participation in class discussions, peer-review. Iterative progress on student's own thesis.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Additional Information
Last Update by Michael P. Brown
Date: 03/25/2003