Course Information
Course Code GEOG 2P02
Course Title Economic Geography
Description Growth of the world economy since 1500 AD and how this shapes the location of manufacturing, agriculture and services today. Contemporary impact of global economic forces and their roots in the growth of worldwide trading networks, colonialism, the Industrial Revolution, the Fordist crisis and transition to post-Fordism.
Course Format Lectures, seminar, 3 hours per week.
Restrictions open to GEOG (single or combined), GEOG (Honours)/BEd (Intermediate/Senior) majors until date specified in Registration guide. After that date open to GEOG (single or combined), GEOG (Honours)/BEd (Intermediate/Senior), GHUM, SOSC majors, GEOG minors until date specified in Registration guide.
Prerequisite(s) GEOG 1F90 or permission of the instructor.
Exclusions Completion of this course will replace previous assigned grade and credit obtained in LABR 2P02.