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Hello URST students.  As you plan your courses in coming semesters here are some updates to keep in mind: 

Spring 2018

Core classes for the Major

URST 101 Introduction to Urban Studies - offered online

POLI 305 Urbanization and Urban Geography - offered MW 2:00 to 3:15 p.m.

ECON 307 - offered MWF 1 to 1:50 p.m.

URST 400 Practicum in Urban Studies - offered by director of the Program, times vary

Statistics courses (multiple sections offered; consult departments for times): DSCI 232 Business Statistics, PSYC 211 Psychological Statistics, SOCY 272 Making Sense of Sociological Data  

Research Design courses (multiple sections offered; consult departments for times): HPCP 215 Researching Historic Properties, POLI 205 Doing Research in Politics, PSYC 220 Research Methods, SOCY 271 Introduction to Social Research

Concentration Classes

Urban Policy and Social Problems Concentration Core Courses

  • PHIL 155 Environmental Ethics
  • SOCY 102 Contemporary Social Research

Elective courses in Urban Policy and Social Problems

  • Please consult individual departments for availability of elective courses

Urban Planning and Administration Concentration Core Courses

  • ACCT 203 Financial Accounting
  • HTMT 210 Principles and Practices in Hospitality and Tourism
  • PHIL 155 Environmental Ethics
  • URST 320 Town and Country Planning
  • URST 361 Water Use Law

Elective courses in Urban Planning and Administration

  • Please consult individual departments for availability of elective courses

Sustainable Urbanism Concentration Core Classes

  • PHIL 155 Environmental Ethics
  • POLI 307 Enviornmental Policy
  • PSYC 329 Environmental Psychology
  • SOCY 346 Environmental Sociology
  • URST 361 Water Use Law

Elective courses in Sustainable Urbanism

  • Please consult individual departments for availability of elective courses