GEOG 323: Regional Geography of Africa (One region outside West Africa)


The course will deal with the physical environment and its challenges, the patterns of human activity and the geographical basis of regional co-operation. Other aspects of the physical environment including geology, soils, relief, climate and vegetation; patterns of economic activity such as mining, agriculture, pastoralism, pransportation, industrialization and trade; population characteristics and distribution and the geographical bases of regional and continental cooperation will be treated.