AP Human Geography

Course ID# 654123
 
Open to grades: 10-12
 
UC/CSU A-Historical/Social Science
 
Prerequisite: Academic GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Signed AP contract must be submitted by May 1st. 
 
The purpose of AP Human Geography is to introduce students to the systematic study of patterns and processes that have shaped human understanding, use and alteration of the Earth's surface. Students employ spatial concepts and landscape analysis to examine human social organization and its environmental consequences. They also learn about the methods and tools geographers use in their science and practice.