AP Human Geography
God blessed them, and God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth and subdue it; and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the air and over every living thing that moves upon the earth.” (Gen. 1:28)
This statement, known as the Creation or Cultural Mandate, lays out the marching orders for Mankind in Creation; but how has this actually played out across time and space? How has Man shaped the earth, and how has he been shaped by it? These are the questions we will set out to explore and answer in our study of Human Geography.
AP Human Geography (also known as Cultural Geography) is equivalent to an introductory college-level course in human geography. In it, students will be introduced to the methods and concepts used to study patterns and processes that have shaped human understanding, use, and alteration of Earth's surface. Among other things, we will be turning our minds on such topics as:
Students will be required to purchase their own textbook:
Human Geography: People, Place, and Culture - 10th Edition
Tuition: $95 per month per student
Fee: one time $50 materials/copy fee
This is a one-semester course beginning in Spring.
Minimum Enrollment is 6 students