What makes this course interesting?

  • Study the distribution, processes, and effects of the human population on our planet
  • Learn how to use and interpret maps, data sets, geographic models, GIS, aerial photographs, and satellite images

Learn about the systematic study of patterns and processes that have shaped human understanding, use, and alteration of Earth's surface.

Use spatial concepts and landscape analysis to examine human social organization and its environmental consequences and learn about the methods and tools geographers use in their science and practice.

AP Human Geography Course Description (PDF)

AP Human Geography Course Overview (PDF)

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