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    PLAN 247 Solving Urban Problems

    PLAN 247 Solving Urban Problems (3). Introduction to methods used for solving urban problems. Covers methods employed in subfields of planning to develop an ability to critically evaluate different techniques and approaches used within these disciplines.



    This course is an introduction to the activities of professional planners in solving urban problems, with a focus on case studies in the US.

    By the end of the course, you will be able to:

    • Understand theories and concepts about urbanization dynamics shaping cities and regions.
    • Understand the origins and emerging issues as a result of urbanization.
    • Learn basic land use planning techniques and tools and their implications.

    Past course syllabi:  (more PLAN syllabi)

    Fall 2016
    Fall 2014

    Next available sessions:

    PLAN 247 Solving Urban Problems (3)
    Summer Session II (Class # 2417)
    Monday - Thursday 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

    Instructor: El-Khattabi

    PLAN 247 Solving Urban Problems (3)
    2017 Fall: T,R @ 9:30 - 10:45 AM
    Instructor: Thomas
    Location: FH 0109

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