Spring 2017 Urban Studies Courses

 

 

URBS UN2200 — Introduction to GIS Methods

Tuesdays/Thursdays 6:10 PM – 7:25 PM
Prof. Ben Huff

Must attend first class. Priority to Urban Studies majors and Architecture majors. Only 24 admited.

C
Methods Course

URBS UN3200 — GIS Methods & Case Studies

Mondays/Wednesdays 6:10 PM – 7:25 PM
Wednesdays (Lab) 10:10 AM – 12:00 PM
Prof. Dara Mendeloff
 

Must attend first class.  Priority to Urban Studies majors and Architecture majors.  Only 24 admitted.

C

Methods Course 

URBS UN3420 — Intro to Urban Sociology

Tuesdays/Thursdays  11:40 AM - 12:55 PM
Prof. Aaron Passell
 

Must attend first class.  Limited to 50.

A

Sociology

URBS UN3464 — Urban Ecologies and Grand Infrastructure

Mondays/Wednesdays 1:10 PM – 2:25 PM
Prof. Şevin Yildiz
 
Must attend first class.
 
A
Urban Studies

 

 

URBS UN3467 — Excavating the Empire City

Wednesdays 10:10 AM - 12:00 PM
Prof. Meredith Linn
 

Must attend first class.  Only 16 admitted.

A

Anthropology

URBS UN3530 — Urban Development: A Rubik's Cube of Policy Change

Thursdays 2:10 PM - 4:00 PM
Prof. Susan Fine
 

Must attend first class.  Priority to Urban Studies majors. Only 16 admitted.

B

Urban Studies

URBS UN3546 — Junior Colloquium: Contemporary Urban Studies

Section 001: Tuesdays 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. Kimberley Johnson
 
Section 002: Tuesdays 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. Şevin Yildiz
 

Must attend first class.  Non-majors admitted by permission of the instructor.  Only 16 per section admitted.  Current sophomores/rising juniors should enroll in UN3545; UN3546 is for students currently abroad.

UN3545 fulfills Barnard's General Education Requirement: Historical Studies (HIST)

By application only.  Download the application at http://urban.barnard.edu/forms-and-resources and email it to urban@barnard.edu by Monday, April 24th.

E

Junior Colloquia

You must complete at least two of your three 'A' courses before taking the Junior Colloquia.

 

URBS UN3550 — Community Building

Wednesdays 11:00 AM – 12:50 PM
Prof. Liz Abzug
 

Must attend first class.  Priority to Urban Studies majors. Only 16 admitted.  

A

Political Science

URBS UN3725 — NYC's Gilded Ages

Tuesdays/Thursdays 10:10 AM - 11:25 AM
Prof's. Kimberley Johnson and Meredith Linn
 
URBS UN3726 – NYC's Gilded Ages - Discussion Lab
Tuesdays 11:40 AM – 12:55 PM
Prof's. Kimberley Johnson and Meredith Linn
 

Must attend first class. Priority to Urban Studies majors. Only 16 per section admitted.  Upper division students only.

A

Urban Studies

URBS UN3833 — NYC Politics & Governing
Wednesdays 2:10 PM – 4:00 PM
Prof. Liz Abzug

Must attend first class.  Course enrollment preference to advanced students who have completed previous Urban Studies or Political Science courses.  Only 20 admitted subject to instructors approval.

A

Political Science

URBS UN3993 — Senior Seminar – The Built Environment

Wednesdays 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. Aaron Passell

URBS UN3995 — Senior Seminar – New York Field Research

Wednesdays 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. Meredith Linn

URBS UN3996 — Senior Seminar – International Topics in Urban Studies

Wednesdays 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. Şevin Yildiz

This is a year-long course; no new students will be admitted in the spring. By application only. Download the application at http://urban.barnard.edu/forms-and-resources. Submit the application by Monday, April 24th and enroll in your first choice.

F

Senior Seminar