Department of Geography

  • To produce highly qualified intellectuals fully invested with Geographical knowledge in various fields and aspects of Geography.
  • These educated personal are to serve the country in all works of occupational activities in accordance with the changing face of the environment and the needs


Staff

Professor

Dr. Myo Myo Khine
Head
Department of Geography

Professors
Dr. Myo Myo Khine
Ph.D
Dr. Maung Maung Nyunt
Ph.D
Associate Professors
Dr. Win Pa Pa Myo
Ph.D
Dr.Yee Yee Myint Ph.D
Dr. Myint Myint Win Ph.D
Dr. Yu Yu Maw
Ph.D
Lecturers
Daw Htay Htay Nyo
M.A
Daw Wah Wah Hsan
M.A
Daw Theint Theint Zin
M.A

Assistant Lecturers



Tutors
Dr. Min Oo
Ph.D
Daw Kaythi Soe M.A


PROGRAM OF STUDIES

  • Bachelor of Arts in Geography ( B.A.Geography ) students who pass the Basic Education High School Examination are allowed to pursue the Geography Specialization course.
  • The academic programme in Geography is all conducted in English.
  • With effect from 1999-2000 academic year a new system of 4 years duration will be conferred with B.A degree in Geography.
  • Intensive courses are conducted for ten days before the respective class final examinations.


CURRICULUM & SYLLABUS


First Year - First Semester
မ ၁၀၀၁ ျမန္မာစာ
Eng- 1001 English
Geog - 1101 Physical Geography
Geog - 1102 Geography (Map Work & Basic Techniques) I
Hist - 1003 World History to 1500 I
AM - 1001 Aspects of Myanmar (ျမန္မာ့ေရးရာ)
First Year - Second Semester
မ ၁၀၀၂ ျမန္မာစာ
Eng- 1002 English
Geog - 1103 Climatology
Geog - 1104 Geography (Map Work & Basic Techniques) II
Hist - 1006 World History to 1500 II
AM - 1002 Aspects of Myanmar (ျမန္မာ့ေရးရာ)

Second Year - First Semester
Eng- 2001 English
Geog - 2101 Integrated Human Geography
Geog - 2102 Geography of Developing Countries
Geog - 2103 Surveying & Map Projections
Geog - 2104 Fundamentals of Remote Sensing
Hist - 2001 History of Science and Technology I
Second Year - Second Semester
Eng - 2002 English
Geog - 2105 Environmental Geography
Geog - 2106 Geography of Developed Countries
Geog - 2107 Cartography and Topographic Map Reading
Geog - 2108 Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems
Hist - 2004 History of Science and Technology II

Third Year - First Semester
Eng -3001 English
Geog - 3101 Geomorphology
Geog - 3102 Economic Geography
Geog - 3103 Geography of Agriculture
Geog - 3104 Descriptive & Inferential Statistics in Geographical Analysis
Geog - 3105 Soil & Biogeography
Third Year - Second Semester
Eng -3002 English
Geog - 3107 Political Geography
Geog - 3108 Geography of Myanmar
Geog - 3109 Geography of Manufacturing
Geog - 3110 Aerial Photo Interpretation and Field Techniques
Geog - 3111 Cultural Geography


PROVIDED DEGREES

  • After successfully completing fourth years course,Bachelor of Arts ( B.A. ). degree will be provided for Geography Specialization.

  • TELEVISION PROGRAMMES

    TV BROADCASTED IN 2016 - First Year
    SNo. Subject Specialization Lesson Name Broadcaster
    1
    Geog-1101 Physical Geography:
    Landform Analysis and Landform Classification
    Dr. Nilar Aye (Lecturer)
    2
    Geog-1102 Map Work & Basic Techniques I:
    Measurement of Angle and Direction
    Dr. Nilar Aye (Lecturer)
    3
    Geog-1003 Geography of ASEAN Countries :
    Nature and Physical Setting
    Dr. May Nann Yee (Lecturer)
    4
    Geog-1001 Economic Geography:
    Economics Activities
    Daw Khin Thiri Hlaing (Tutor)
    TV BROADCASTED IN 2016 - Second Year
    1
    Geog-2101 Integrated Human Geography:
    Human Geography
    Daw Khin Than Aye (Associate Professor)
    2
    Geog-2101 Integrated Human Geography:
    Environmental Images
    Daw Khin Than Aye (Associate Professor)
    3
    Geog-2102 Geography of Developing Countries:
    Bangladesh
    Dr. Than Than Htay  ( Professor)(Head)
    4
    Geog-2103( I,II)
    Surveying and Map Projections:
    Introduction & Pacing Method Survey
    U Thein Zaw Win ( Lecturer)
    5
    Geog-2104
    Fundamental of Remote Sensing :
    Introduction to Remote Sensing
    Dr. Tun Ko ( Professor)
    6

    Geog-2005
    Political Geography I:
    Introduction: Definitions, Scope and Approach
    Daw Naw Khine Khine Tun (Assistant Lecturer)
    TV BROADCASTED IN 2016 - Third Year
    1
    Geog-3101 Soil Geography:
    Introduction and Definitions
    Daw Myint Myint Aye (Associate Professor)
    2
    Geog-3102 Geography of Settlement:
    Introduction of Settlement Geography
    Daw Khin Aye Myint  (Associate Professor)
    3
    Geog-3103 Economic Geography I:
    The Nature of Economic Geography

    4
    Geog-3104 Descriptives Statistics in Geography:
    Inferential Statistics in Geography
    Dr. Nilar Aye   (Lecturer)
    5

    Geog-3105 Geography of World Regions:
    The Region as a Concept of Globalization and Localization

    6

    Geog-3103 The Basic of Economics Geography
    Daw Naw Khine Khine Tun  (Assistant Lecturer)
    TV BROADCASTED IN 2016 - Fourth Year
    1
    Geog-4101 Geomorphology- I:
    The What, Why and How of Geomorphology
    Dr. Tint Moe Thuzar (Associate Professor)
    2
    Geog-4102 Political Geography - I:
    Definition, Scope and Approach of Political Geography
    Daw Khin Than Aye   (Associate Professor)
    3
    Geog-4103 Geography of Myanmar - I:
    Location, Size, Shape, Boundaries and Physiography of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar

    4
    Geog-4104 Agricultural Geography:
    Nature of Agricultural Geography
    Daw Khin Aye Myint (Associate Professor)
    5

    Geog-4105 Application of Geospatial Technology in Geographical  Analysis:
    Introduction of Geospatial Application
    Dr. Marlar Han   (Lecturer)




    ACTIVITIES


    CONTACT

    Department of Geography

    Yangon University of Distance Education,  (47) A Inya Road, Kamaryut Township, Yangon, Myanmar
    YUDE Campus, Building(4)
    (951) 512865
    (951-01-525815) (951-01-537411-13, Ext.111)
    yuderector@mptmail.net.mm
    Last modified: Monday, 27 January 2020, 6:11 PM