Lectures (each fifty minutes) are held at
Lectures and tutorials start at five minutes past the hour and finish at five minutes before the hour to allow you to move across campus for other classes.
Students can also livestream lectures if not on campus. For more information on this mode of engaging with lectures, please go to: https://students.mq.edu.au/support/study/tools-and-resourc es/ilearn/ilearn-quick-guides-for-students/lecture-recordings
GEOP1010 has a full schedule of tutorials that enhance your general and discipline-specific skills and knowledge. It is important that you attend all tutorials for GEOP1010 if you are an internal student and complete all online activities if you are an external student. Please register for your tutorial via eStudent, and attend the same tutorial each week.
Recommended Texts and/or Materials
Most of the readings come from the following textbook:
Daniels, P., Bradshaw, M., Shaw, D., Sidaway, J. & Hall, T. (Eds) (2016) An Introduction to Human Geography. 5th Edition. Pearson: Harlow. (Note that earlier editions of the textbook are fine for the purposes of this unit).
Other readings will be assigned during the session which may be accessed via iLearn and eReserve.
Unit webpage and Technology used and required
All enrolled students have access to the unit website at https://ilearn.mq.edu.au/login/MQ/ . Access to the website is essential to complete GEOP1010. External students complete the entire unit online.
The webpage for this unit can be found at iLearn, the Macquarie University online learning system at https://ilearn.mq.edu.au. iLearn has both a discussion board and an internal email system. The webpage will provide you with access to lectures through the University's echo360 lecture recording facility, as well as to follow-up discussion, links, readings and forum discussions.