Courses Under Geography Degree

On this article, I am going to list out some Geography course outlines in Nigeria Universities which you will study before you can to become a Geography graduate. Normally, a course outline should contain; course name, course description, course hours etc… but I am going to skip that information and go straight to Geography subjects for university students.

I will only list out the course names excluding  GST Courses and those courses with part II and III to avoid too much information. There is no guarantee that the listed Geography subjects (courses) will be fully covered in your school because universities in Nigeria does not use a uniform curriculum.

Nevertheless, you will study 97% of Geography courses listed here.
The following Geography courses listed here do not follow the traditional course structure and they have been arranged in alphabetical order. Notwithstanding, the list here covers 100 level courses, 200 level courses 300 courses and 400 level courses.

The following are the list of Core Geography Courses

  • Agricultural Geography
  • Application of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System
  • Applied Climatology
  • Biogeography
  • Climatology
  • Contemporary Philosophy and Methodology in Geography
  • Economic Geography
  • Elementary Land Surveying.
  • Elementary Statistics for Geographers
  • Elements of Social Scientific Thinking
  • Environmental Hazards and Resources Management
  • Field Course
  • Foundation of Political Economy
  • General Biology I
  • Geographical Thought Theory
  • Hydrology
  • Introduction to Elements of Human Geography
  • Introduction to Elements of Physical Geography
  • Introduction to entrepreneurial Skills
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Introduction to Environmental Sciences
  • Introduction to Laboratory Techniques in Geography
  • Introduction to Land Use Planning
  • Introduction to Macroeconomics
  • Introduction to Political Science
  • Introduction to Population Geography
  • Introduction to Practical Geography
  • Introduction to Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Introductory Ecology
  • Land Evaluation
  • Local Field Studies
  • Metropolitan Planning
  • Planning Theory and Application
  • Population and Resources
  • Practical Biology
  • Principles of Economics
  • Quantitative Technique in Geography
  • Regional Geography of Africa
  • Regional Planning
  • Rural Development Policy and Planning
  • Rural Land use and Conservation
  • Seed Plants
  • Social Change
  • Soil Survey and Classification
  • Systematic Geography of Nigeria
  • Transportation Planning
  • Tropical Climatology
  • Tropical Geomorphology
  • Tropical Soils
  • Urban Management
  • Vegetation Management
  • Water Resources Management

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  1. What about human geography, like if you want to student military geography because military geography is a Branch in human geography

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