2016-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) 
    
    Feb 21, 2019  
2016-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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URB-UY 2064 Introduction to Urban Planning

4 Credits
Introduction to Urban Planning explores planning precedents (the “big ideas”) including the City Beautiful movement, Garden Cities, Modernism, and the New Urbanism; examines contemporary planning practices including zoning, transportation-oriented development, citizen participation, affordable housing, and land preservation; and explores “planning without planners” including suburban sprawl, self-built shanty towns/slums, and historic preservation. A case study approach will be used for all concepts (including field trips to iconic planned communities in New York City).

Prerequisite(s): Completion of first year writing requirements
Note: Satisfies a humanities and social sciences elective.



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