Description: This course explores important substantive areas and concepts in the field of urban and regional planning. Specific attention is paid to discussing the strategic role of pubic planners and stakeholders in community growth and sustainability. Students have the opportunity to explore theory and applied practice in community planning. Topics include: historical forces currently guiding U.S. urbanization, land use, growth management, transportation, economic development, housing and community development, environmental planning; legal, environmental, governmental contexts. Letter grade only.
Sections offered: Fall 2019
Prerequisite: Junior Status or higher