Geography is the study of place and space. It is the description of land, sea, and air, and the distribution of plant and animal life including humans and their activities. A comprehensive set of undergraduate courses fulfill the general education and transfer requirements of students through day, evening, late-start offerings, and online courses.
Please select from the listings below to view the course objectives and expected student learning outcomes for each course:
The most rapidly increasing area of employment for people trained in geography involves planning at all levels: local, regional, and national. A background in geography is an asset in education, travel, recreation, industry, and international commerce.
Check out the Moorpark College weather station - created and maintained by the Geography Department!
Department Administration and Faculty
Office: Administration Bldg. 136 (A 136)
Telephone: (805) 378-1572
- David Gatewood, PhD, MBA, Interim Dean of Student Learning
- Mary Anne Beck, Administrative Assistant
- Robert Keil, telephone (805) 553-4647, email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Roger Putnam, telephone (805) 553-4829, email email@example.com
- Aleksandra Craine
- James Craine
- Kathy Duret
- Anthony Harju
- Ilya Neyman
- Karen Sonksen
- Jason Ward
Counselors who specialize in Geography, Chuck Brinkman and Danita Redd (Physical), can be contacted through the Counseling Office.