Learning objectives that UAlbany students are expected to attain through their course of study within their academic program.
- An understanding of the complex spatial relationships, interactions, and processes within the cultural and natural environments of the Earth’s surface.
- An understanding of geography’s distinctive disciplinary perspectives including concepts of place, location, region, and environment, along with exposure to the varied theoretical worlds of contemporary geography.
- Proficiency in two or more of the basic analytic skills of cartography, remote sensing and image analysis, statistical analysis, and geographic information systems.
- A demonstrated ability to apply geographical knowledge in either research or an internship.