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1501

GEOG 262

: Geomorphology
2020 Semester Two (1205)
Introduces fundamental concepts in geomorphology for geologists and physical geographers. Key aspects of geomorphology, sedimentology, and earth surface processes are introduced by studying the temporal and spatial development of coastal and river landforms. Applied techniques for earth and environmental sciences, including field, remote sensing, GIS mapping, and modelling.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: GEOG 101
Restriction: EARTHSCI 262
1502

GEOG 305

: Population, Health and Society
2024 Semester One (1243)
A survey of major themes in population, health and social geography. An examination of the dynamics of population complements analyses of health and healthcare, the education sector, the welfare state, and the changing character of urban places.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1503

GEOG 305

: Population, Health and Society
2023 Semester One (1233)
A survey of major themes in population, health and social geography. An examination of the dynamics of population complements analyses of health and healthcare, the education sector, the welfare state, and the changing character of urban places.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1504

GEOG 305

: Population, Health and Society
2022 Semester Two (1225)
A survey of major themes in population, health and social geography. An examination of the dynamics of population complements analyses of health and healthcare, the education sector, the welfare state, and the changing character of urban places.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1505

GEOG 305

: Population, Health and Society
2021 Semester One (1213)
A survey of major themes in population, health and social geography. An examination of the dynamics of population complements analyses of health and healthcare, the education sector, the welfare state, and the changing character of urban places.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1506

GEOG 305

: Population, Health and Society
2020 Semester One (1203)
A survey of major themes in population, health and social geography. An examination of the dynamics of population complements analyses of health and healthcare, the education sector, the welfare state, and the changing character of urban places.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1507

GEOG 307

: Urban Geography
2024 Semester One (1243)
Analysis of key processes shaping socio-cultural geographies of contemporary cities. Using international and local examples, issues such as the economy of cities, the culture of cities, home and housing, segregation and polarisation, the imaging of cities and sustainability are explored.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1508

GEOG 307

: Urban Geography
2022 Semester One (1223)
Analysis of key processes shaping socio-cultural geographies of contemporary cities. Using international and local examples, issues such as the economy of cities, the culture of cities, home and housing, segregation and polarisation, the imaging of cities and sustainability are explored.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1509

GEOG 307

: Urban Geography
2020 Semester One (1203)
Analysis of key processes shaping socio-cultural geographies of contemporary cities. Using international and local examples, issues such as the economy of cities, the culture of cities, home and housing, segregation and polarisation, the imaging of cities and sustainability are explored.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1510

GEOG 308

: Geopolitics and Indigenous Rights
2022 Semester One (1223)
Examines Indigenous peoples as agents of geopolitical change. Introduces colonial/decolonial geographies to demonstrate the geopolitical implications of Indigenous ways of knowing, being and doing. Key themes include: territory and geopolitics; Indigenous identities, subject-formation and intersectionality; Indigenous knowledges, rights and political agency; and, Indigenous relationships with non-Indigenous peoples.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
Restriction: GEOG 312
1511

GEOG 315

: Research Design and Methods in Human Geography
2020 Semester Two (1205)
A lecture, practical and field course, the focus of which is a residential field section during the mid-semester study break. The course provides students with experience in designing and executing a research project. It is designed both to prepare students for the increasing number of jobs that require these research skills and as an introduction to research for those proceeding to higher degrees.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: GEOG 250 and either GEOG 202 or 205 and 15 points from GEOG 302, 305, 307, 312, 320, 322-327, 352, or equivalent
1512

GEOG 317

: Remote Sensing and GIS
2020 Semester One (1203)
Further develops key concepts of geographic information science as it is applied to earth and environmental sciences including physical geography. Covers techniques for describing the physical environment, ways of analysing and visualising the environment, particularly raster-based surface models. Also compares theories of remote sensing from space, the air, non-imagery raster data. Skills in analysing and properly using various types of remote sensing materials are developed through labs.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 15 points from EARTHSCI 210, GEOG 210, GISCI 140 and 45 points at Stage II
1513

GEOG 320

: Resources and Environmental Management
2024 Semester One (1243)
Examines the development and conservation of the environment in its use as a resource base, with particular reference to the way in which institutional structures in society determine provision and allocation. Attention is balanced between international experience and the policy framework in New Zealand. The course provides an understanding of key concepts, practices and methods.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1514

GEOG 320

: Resources and Environmental Management
2023 Semester One (1233)
Examines the development and conservation of the environment in its use as a resource base, with particular reference to the way in which institutional structures in society determine provision and allocation. Attention is balanced between international experience and the policy framework in New Zealand. The course provides an understanding of key concepts, practices and methods.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1515

GEOG 320

: Resources and Environmental Management
2022 Semester One (1223)
Examines the development and conservation of the environment in its use as a resource base, with particular reference to the way in which institutional structures in society determine provision and allocation. Attention is balanced between international experience and the policy framework in New Zealand. The course provides an understanding of key concepts, practices and methods.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1516

GEOG 320

: Resources and Environmental Management
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Examines the development and conservation of the environment in its use as a resource base, with particular reference to the way in which institutional structures in society determine provision and allocation. Attention is balanced between international experience and the policy framework in New Zealand. The course provides an understanding of key concepts, practices and methods.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1517

GEOG 320

: Resources and Environmental Management
2020 Semester One (1203)
Examines the development and conservation of the environment in its use as a resource base, with particular reference to the way in which institutional structures in society determine provision and allocation. Attention is balanced between international experience and the policy framework in New Zealand. The course provides an understanding of key concepts, practices and methods.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1518

GEOG 322

: Culture and Environment in East Asia
2020 Semester Two (1205)
Takes a topical and regional approach to the geography of East Asia. The unity and diversity of East Asia, environment and cultural development, industrialisation and urbanisation, population problems and environmental management are emphasised.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1519

GEOG 325

: The Human Dimension of Disasters
2024 Semester Two (1245)
An overview of the human dimension of disasters which covers crucial concepts and theories, vulnerability and the causes of disasters, disaster risk reduction and management, post-disaster recovery and transversal issues such as culture and gender. The discussions encompass not only theoretical but also policy and practical materials and draw on examples and case studies from throughout the world with a particular focus on the most vulnerable and marginalised areas and communities.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1520

GEOG 325

: The Human Dimension of Disasters
2023 Semester Two (1235)
An overview of the human dimension of disasters which covers crucial concepts and theories, vulnerability and the causes of disasters, disaster risk reduction and management, post-disaster recovery and transversal issues such as culture and gender. The discussions encompass not only theoretical but also policy and practical materials and draw on examples and case studies from throughout the world with a particular focus on the most vulnerable and marginalised areas and communities.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1521

GEOG 325

: The Human Dimension of Disasters
2022 Semester One (1223)
An overview of the human dimension of disasters which covers crucial concepts and theories, vulnerability and the causes of disasters, disaster risk reduction and management, post-disaster recovery and transversal issues such as culture and gender. The discussions encompass not only theoretical but also policy and practical materials and draw on examples and case studies from throughout the world with a particular focus on the most vulnerable and marginalised areas and communities.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1522

GEOG 325

: The Human Dimension of Disasters
2021 Semester One (1213)
An overview of the human dimension of disasters which covers crucial concepts and theories, vulnerability and the causes of disasters, disaster risk reduction and management, post-disaster recovery and transversal issues such as culture and gender. The discussions encompass not only theoretical but also policy and practical materials and draw on examples and case studies from throughout the world with a particular focus on the most vulnerable and marginalised areas and communities.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1523

GEOG 325

: The Human Dimension of Disasters
2020 Semester One (1203)
An overview of the human dimension of disasters which covers crucial concepts and theories, vulnerability and the causes of disasters, disaster risk reduction and management, post-disaster recovery and transversal issues such as culture and gender. The discussions encompass not only theoretical but also policy and practical materials and draw on examples and case studies from throughout the world with a particular focus on the most vulnerable and marginalised areas and communities.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1524

GEOG 327

: Politics, Markets and Economies
2023 Semester Two (1235)
Uses geographical insights to explore the interrelationships between politics, economy and culture. The course focuses attention on institutions, subjectivity and the making of markets. It examines political projects and economic spaces such as higher education, food and creative economies at the regional, national, and global level.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II
1525

GEOG 327

: Politics, Markets and Economies
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Uses geographical insights to explore the interrelationships between politics, economy and culture. The course focuses attention on institutions, subjectivity and the making of markets. It examines political projects and economic spaces such as higher education, food and creative economies at the regional, national, and global level.
Subject: Geography
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage II