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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
  Mar 04, 2024
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3
This course serves as the required introduction into the Urban Studies major or as a general course in the social sciences for the non-major. The course explores the problems and potentials of cities by combining the various disciplinary perspectives—economics, Africana studies, history, political science, sociology, and anthropology. As the course is providing the students with the necessary concepts and information to understand cities, the students will be developing their own skills through field trips, debates, group presentations and journal writing.
Academic Career: Undergraduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: LG/SNC Elective Basis
Course Requirements: Restricted ARTSC UGRD Students
Course Attributes: DSAS Diversity General Ed. Requirement, DSAS Social Science General Ed. Requirement, SCI Polymathic Contexts: Soc/Behav. GE. Req.

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