Fall 2017 A/B/C Courses

This is only a tentative list of the Fall 2017 courses that fulfill Requirements A, B, and C of the Urban Studies curriculum. This early draft reflects the initial data we were given by the Registrar, but is subject to change as we gather more information.

If you see a course that you think should be included on this list, send the details and syllabus to urban@barnard.edu for consideration.

All 'A,' 'B,' and 'C' courses must be reviewed and approved by the Urban Studies Program Director.

Last updated 9/26/2017.


Requirement A



§ ANTH UN3989 — Urban Anthropology


§ HIST BC2408 — Emerging Cities: 19th Century West

§ HIST BC3360 — London: From "Great Wen" to World City

§ HIST UN3335 — 20th Century New York History

Political Science:

§ URBS UN3550 — Community Building - Cancelled

§ POLS UN3560 — Politics of Urban Development in Latin America

§ URBS UN3833 — New York City: Politics and Governing - Cancelled

§ URBS UN3920 — Social Entrepreneurship - Cancelled



§ SOCI UN3324 — Global Urbanism

§ URBS UN3870 — Urban Transportation Revolutions - Cancelled

Urban Studies:

§ URBS UN3450 — Neighborhood and Community Development


Requirement B


Art History:

§ AHIS UN1007 — Introduction to Architecture

Africana Studies:

§ AFRS BC3550 — Harlem Seminar: Gay Harlem


§ AHIS — Introduction to Architecture

§ ARCH UN1010 — Design Futures: New York City

§ ARCH A4337 — Polit-Space: Cities, Inst, Space


§ EDUC BC3052 — Math and the City

§ EDUC BC3058 — Science and the City

Environment and Sustainability:

§ EESC UN2330 — Science for Sustainable Development

§ EESC BC3032 — Agricultural and Urban Land Use

§ EESC BC3033 — Waste Management


§ THTR UN2100 — New York Theatre

Urban Studies:

§ URBS UN1515 — Introduction to Urban Studies

§ URBS UN3565 — Cities in Developing Countries


Requirement C



§ ECON BC2411 — Statistics for Economics

§ ECON BC3018 — Econometrics

Environment and Sustainability:

§ EESC BC3017 — Environmental Data Analysis


§ SOCI UN3010 — Methods for Social Research

Environment and Sustainability:

§ SDEV UN3390 — GIS for Sustainable Development