Spring 2019 Urban Studies and A/B/C Courses

SPRING 2019 URBAN STUDIES COURSES

 

 

REQUIREMENT A

 

SOCIOLOGY

 

URBS UN3420 — Introduction to Urban Sociology

Tuesday/Thursday 11:40 AM – 12:55 PM

Prof. Aaron Passell

Must attend first class. Limited to 50.

 

URBS UN3310: Race, Space and Urban Schools

Monday/Wednesday 10:10-11:25 AM

Prof. Alexandra Freidus

Must attend first class. Priority to Urban Studies majors. 

 

URBS UN3485: Urban Political Economy

Monday/Wednesday 10:10-11:25 AM

Prof. Christian Siener

Must attend first class. Priority to Urban Studies majors.

 

POLITICAL SCIENCE

URBS UN3450 — Neighborhood and Community Development

Monday/Wednesday 11:40 AM – 12:55 PM

Prof. Mary Rocco

Must attend first class. Priority to Urban Studies majors. 

 

ANTHROPOLOGY

URBS UN3464 — Urban Ecologies & Grand Infrastructure

Monday/Wednesday 1:10 PM – 2:25 PM

Prof. Şevin Yildiz

Must attend first class. 

 

 

 

REQUIREMENT B

 

No courses offered Spring 2019.

 

REQUIREMENT C

 

METHODS COURSE

 

URBS UN2200 — Introduction to GIS Methods

Section 001: Monday/Wednesday 6:10 PM – 8:00 PM
Prof. Benjamin Huff

 

Section 002: Tuesdays/Thursdays 6:10 PM – 8:00 PM

Adam Lubitz

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

 

 

REQUIREMENT E

 

JUNIOR SEMINAR

 

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

URBS UN3546 — Junior Seminar: Urban Issues

Section 001: Tuesdays 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM

Prof. Şevin Yildiz

Must attend first class. Non-majors admitted by permission of the instructor. Enrollment limited to 15.

 

HIST UN3009 -- Junior Seminar: Cities and Slavery in the Atlantic World

Section 001: Tuesdays 4:10 PM - 6:00 PM

Prof. Amy Chazkel

Must attend first class, Urban Studies History majors will be given priority.  Enrollment limited to 15.

 

SENIOR SEMINAR

 

This is a year-long course. No new students will be admitted in the Spring.

 

URBS UN3993 — Senior Seminar – The Built Environment

Section 001: Wednesday 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. Aaron Passell

Section 002: Wednesday 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. Mary Rocco

URBS UN3995 — Senior Seminar – New York Field Research

Wednesday 4:10 PM – 6:00 PM
Prof. Alexandra Friedus

URBS UN3997 — Senior Seminar – International Topics in Urban Studies

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


SPRING 2019 A/B/C COURSES

 

This is only a tentative list of the Spring 2019 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 apassell@barnard.edu for consideration.

 

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

 

Last updated 10/15/2018.

 

REQUIREMENT A

 

ANTHROPOLOGY:

 

 

ECONOMICS:

 

 

HISTORY:

 

HIST GU4012 — History of the City in Latin America

HIST BC3830  Bombay/Mumbai and its Urban Imaginaries

UN3017 - Sexuality and the City

 

MIDDLE EAST:

UN3331 - Urban Space & Conflict in Middle East

 

POLITICAL SCIENCE:

POLS UN3213 — American Urban Politics

 

SOCIOLOGY:

SOCI BC3907 — Communities and Social Change

 

URBAN STUDIES:

URBS UN3450 — Neighborhood and Community Development

URBS UN3464 — Urban Ecologies and Grand Infrastructure

URBS UN3485 Urban Political Economy

URBS UN3310 Race, Space and Urban Schools

 

 

REQUIREMENT B

 

ARCHITECTURE:

ARCH UN1010 — Design Futures: New York City

ARCH A4332 — Eur Urb + Cartography

ARCH UN3130  Urban Disloccations and the Architecture of Diasporas

 

AMERICAN STUDIES

AMST UN3931 -Tale of Two Cities: New York, San Francisco, and Urban Identity

 

ART HISTORY:

 

DANCE:

DNCE BC2570 — Dance in New York City

DNCE BC 3240 — Seeing the Body: Movement and Physicality in Modern Visual Culture

 

ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY:

SDEV UN2300 — Challenges of Sustainable Development

SDEV UN3410 — Urbanization and Sustainability

 

URBAN STUDIES:

No courses offered Spring 2019.

 

 

REQUIREMENT C

 

ECONOMICS:

ECON BC2590 — Measuring History

 

POLITICAL SCIENCE:

POLS UN3704 — Data Analysis & Statistics

 

SOCIOLOGY:

SOCI UN3010 — Methods for Social Research

 

ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY:

SDEV UN3390 — GIS for Sustainable Development

 

URBAN STUDIES:

URBS UN2200 — Introduction to GIS Methods