COURSE RATIONALE: GEO 233, along with GEO 102, are courses generally required of Education majors at most four year institutions. GEO 233 is also a course geared toward the student who wishes a general overview of the global physical and cultural regions. CATALOG DESCRIPTION: GEO 233: World Regional Geography. World Regional Geography is a course that acquaints the students with the cultural and natural environments in which they live. The course is multi-faceted with a variety of different topics introduced, including landforms of various regions, religions, and languages of the people, basic history and its effects today, current events and regional points of interest.