- Introduction: Geography and Space-Time
- Population: Demographic Transition
- Population Aging
- Population Migration
- Globalisation and Culture Diversity
- Indigenous people and Nature Conservation
- Economic Geography: Livelihoods
- Economic Geography: Core Periphery
- Urbanisation and City Form
- Creative Destruction: Sea and Tree Change Communities
- Geography Matters
- Assignment 1 - Essay (40%)
- Assignment 2 - Report (40%)
- Assignment 3 - Test (20%)
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This subject provides an introduction to human geography in global, national, regional and local contexts. Main topics include: population growth; fertility and mortality; migration, voluntary and forced; spatial patterns of cultural differentiation; development of and changes in economic activity; urbanisation; and the relationships between people, resource use and the environment.
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