Introductory Physical Geography
University of the Western Cape
Cape Town, South Africa
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Host University Units15
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units6
Hours & Credits
OverviewAt the end of this module students will be able to:demonstrate their understanding about the basic elements of landscapes and weather systems demonstrate ways of presenting and analysing information numerically and visually demonstrate their knowledge of the basic elements of maps demonstrate their knowledge of basic map reading skills landscape types, rock types weathering and erosion atmospheric structure, characteristics and processes energy exchange, moisture, air movement
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.