Fall 2017 Urban Studies Courses

 

 

URBS UN1515 — Introduction to Urban Studies

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

Must attend first class. 

A/B
Urban Studies

URBS UN2200 — Introduction to GIS Methods 

Section 001: Mondays/Wednesdays 6:10 PM – 8:00 PM
Prof. Tom Waters
 
Section 002: Tuesdays/Thursdays 6:10 PM – 8:00 PM
Prof. TBA
 

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

-

No requirements 

URBS UN3545 — Junior Colloquium: Urban Issues

Section 001: Wednesdays 10:10 AM – 12:00 PM
Prof. Deb Becher
 
Section 002: Tuesdays 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. Aaron Passell
 
Section 003: Tuesdays: 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. Gergely Baics
 
URBS UN3546 — Junior Colloquium: Urban Issues
 
Section 001: Tuesdays 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. Kathryn Yatrakis
 
 

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 - Cancelled

Wednesdays 11:10 AM – 12:50 PM
Prof. Liz Abzug
 
Must attend first class. Priority to Urban Studies majors.
 
A
Political Science

 

 

URBS UN3565 — Cities in Developing Countries

Mondays/Wednesdays 1:10 PM - 2:25 PM
Prof. Şevin Yildiz
 

Must attend first class.  Priority to Urban Studies majors.

B

Urban Studies

URBS UN3833 — NYC Politics and Governing - Cancelled

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.

A

Political Science

URBS UN3870 — Urban Transportation Revolutions

Thursdays 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. Eric Goldwyn
 

Must attend first class.  Priority to Urban Studies majors. 

A

Sociology

URBS UN3920 — Social Entrepreneurship - Cancelled

Mondays 6:10 PM – 8:00 PM
Prof. Tom Kamber
 

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

Also fulfills the Barnard General Education Requirement: Social Analysis (SOCI).

A

Political Science

URBS UN3992 — Senior Seminar – Urban Studies
Wednesdays 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. Aaron Passell

URBS UN3994 — Senior Seminar – New York Field Research

Wednesdays 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. TBA

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