Discuss the advent of spatial analysis in geography with reference to these images.
A simple one to start, use these images of Zheng He’s fleet and journey to discuss the importance of understanding non-western geographic exploration in the history of the discipline.
This set of images looks at residential development in China during the current period of rapid urban growth. Discuss the problems that are illustrated by these images.
This is a series of images of the rapid urban development taking place in Dubai; write about the economic, social, environmental causes and consequences of this development.
This assignment looks at industrial era Pittsburg. Discuss industry, environment, housing, transportation and anything else you think is relevant.
Discuss the Greek Empire and its cities. This is a relatively easy first assignment, all you need to do is use the information from class to talk about ancient Greek cites and the Greek trade empire, you may contrast with the Roman Empire if you need to make up the word count to 500.
This is really cool for map nerds…