Info

Curriculum

Student design project studio presentation.
Student design project studio presentation.

Minors in Urban and Regional Planning requires 19 units in total consisting of 10 units of minor cores and 9 units of minor elective courses. Although the time required for completing the minor will vary by the status of students, a two-year plan will be sufficient enough to complete the minor. The course list below provides the details of the curriculum of Minor in Urban and Regional Planning.

Minor Core Courses (10 Units)

Year

Course

Unit

Semester

1

URP 1040/L The City in Context - History Politics, Environment

URP 3010 Principles of Urban Planning

2/1

3

Fall

Spring

2

URP 1050 Social Justice in Planning

URP 1200L/ Introduction to GIS for Planning Lab

3

1

Fall

Spring

Minor Elective Courses (9 units)

Course

Unit

Semester

URP 4030/L Physical Design Applications

1/2

Spring

URP 4040 Place making: Theories, Methods, and Practices

3

Fall

URP 4110 Evolution of American Cities and the Planning Movement

3

Spring

URP 4200/A Methods of Engagement; Participation, Negotiation, Mediation

2/1

Spring

URP 4210/A Planning Advocacy, Community Organizing and Social Change

2/1

Spring

URP 4220 The Just City

3

Fall

URP 4230 Planning for Minority Communities

3

Spring

URP 4240 Public Participation

3

Fall

URP 4340/A Community Development and Housing

2/1

Fall

URP 4510/A Land Use and Urban Design Policy

2/1

Spring

URP 4750 Planning in a Global Economy

3

Spring

URP 4780/L GIS Applications in Planning Studio

3

Fall

URP 4820 California Water

3

Spring