:: approved electives

Fall 2018 Courses

AAS 442 / AFS 442 / COM 425 (LA)   
HUMANITIES/SOCIOLOGY
Radical African Thought and Revolutionary Youth Culture

AMS 356 (LA)  
HUMANITIES
Imagining New Orleans

ARC 205 / URB 205 / LAS 225 / ENV 205 (LA)    Required for Class of 2021 and beyond
HUMANITIES
Interdisciplinary Design Studio

ARC 519 
SCIENCE/HUMANITIES  
Climate Change, Adaptation and Urban Design

ARC 526   
HUMANITIES
Research in Urbanism - Whatever Happened to Urbanism?

ART 387 / LAS 387 / ARC 387 (LA)  
HUMANITIES
Havana

CEE 334 / WWS 452 / ENV 334 / ENE 334 (STN)
ENGINEERING, SCIENCE/HUMANITIES
Global Environmental Issues

CEE 471 / GEO 471 / URB 471 (STN)   
SCIENCE/ENGINEERING
Introduction to Water Pollution Technology

EEB 321 (STL)  
SCIENCE/HUMANITIES
Ecology: Species Interactions, Biodiversity and Society

ENV 305 (STN)
SCIENCE/HUMANITIES
Topics in Environmental Studies
- Building American Style: Land-Use Policies and Rules

GEO 102A / ENV 102A (STN)
GEO 102B / ENV 102B (STL)
SCIENCE
Climate: Past, Present, and Future

HIS 388 / URB 388 (HA)  
HUMANITIES
Unrest and Renewal in Urban America

HUM 310 / URB 311
HUMANITIES/SOCIOLOGY
Camp/Prison/Border

LAS 392 (SA)   
HUMANITIES
Memory and Urban Space in Latin America

MAE 228 / EGR 228 / CBE 228 / ENE 228 (STN)  
HUMANITIES/SCIENCE
Energy Technologies in the 21st Century

MUS 258 / AFS 258 (LA) 
HUMANITIES 
Music of Africa

POL 403 / CHV 403 / ARC 405 / URB 403 (EM)   
HUMANITIES/SOCIOLOGY
Architecture and Democracy

PSY 400 (SA)
HUMANITIES/SOCIOLOGY
Topics in Social and Personality Psychology
- Being Different: The Psychology of Social Stigmas

PSY 402   
HUMANITIES/SOCIOLOGY
Attitudes and Persuasion

SOC 227 / URB 227 (SA)   
SOCIOLOGY/HUMANITIES
Race and Ethnicity

SPA 304 / LAO 304   
HUMANITIES
Spanish in the Community

URB 200 / WWS 210 / SOC 200  (SA)    (Required course)
HUMANITIES/SOCIOLOGY
Urbanism and Urban Policy

URB 202 / JRN 202 / LAO 232 (LA)
HUMANITIES/SOCIOLOGY
Documentary Film

URB 385 / SOC 385 / HUM 385 / ARC 385 (SA)
SOCIOLOGY/HUMANITIES
Mapping Gentrification

 

*Please note: courses not included on the approved electives lists, will need approval from the Director of Urban Studies to be counted toward the certificate.*

** With Urban Studies approval, freshman seminars will count.**

 

Fall 2017 Courses

Fall 2016 Courses

Fall 2015 Courses

Fall 2014 Courses

Fall 2013 Courses

Fall 2012 Courses

 

 

 

 

 

Spring 2018 Courses

AMS 311 (SA)
HUMANITIES
Education and Inequality

AMS 395 / THR 395 / AAS 395 / HIS 296 (LA)   
HUMANITIES/SOCIOLOGY
Performing the City: Race and Protest in 1960s Trenton and Princeton

ANT 445 / URB 445
HUMANITIES
Anthropology of Ruins

ARC 205 / URB 205 / LAS 225 / ENV 205 (LA)  
HUMANITIES
Interdisciplinary Design Studio

ARC 301 / ENV 301 / SAS 302 / URB 301 (SA)
HUMANITIES/SCIENCE
Nature and Infrastructure in South Asia

ARC 303 / URB 303 / EGR 303 / SOC 306 (SA) 
HUMANITIES
Wall Street and Silicon Valley: Place in the American Economy

ARC 312 / URB 312 (SA)
HUMANITIES
Technology and the City: the Architectural Implications of the networked Urban Landscape

ARC 492 / URB 492 / ENV 492 (LA) 
HUMANITIES
Topics in the Formal Analysis of the Urban Structure - Environmental Challenges of Urban Sprawl
Enrollment by application or interview.  Departmental permission required.  Not open to Freshmen.

ART 313 / MED 313 / ARC 313 (LA)
HUMANITIES   
Global Medieval Architecture

CEE 262A / ARC 262A / EGR 262A / URB 262A / ART 262 (LA)    
SCIENCE/ENGINEERING
Structures and the Urban Environment

CEE 262B / ARC 262B / EGR 262B / URB 262B (STL)
SCIENCE/ENGINEERING
Structures and the Urban Environment

CEE 311 / CHM 311 / GEO 311 / ENE 311   
SCIENCE
Global Air Pollution

DAN 322 / AAS 312 (LA)
HUMANITIES
Special Topics In Urban Dance - Improvisational Approaches to Hip-Hop Practices (for a grade)

ENG 391B /URB 391 /ARC 200
HUMANITIES
Experimenting in Dark Times: 19th C African American Literature and Culture

ENV 348 / ARC 348 (SA)  
SCIENCE/HUMANITIES
The Modern Environmental Imagination: People, Place, Planet

GEO 360 / ENV 356 (STL)  
SCIENCE/HUMANITIES
Geochemistry of the Human Environment

HIS 418 / URB 418 (HA)   
HUMANITIES
Imagined Cities

HIS 456 / AAS 456 / URB 456 / HUM 456 (HA)
HUMANITIES
New Orleans at 300: Invention & Reinvention in an American City

MUS 264 (LA)   
HUMANITIES
Urban Blues and the Golden Age of Rock

SOC 358 / NES 388 (SA)  
SOCIOLOGY/HUMANITIES
Mobilities, Borders and Social Dynamics in the Middle East

SOC 413 (SA)   
SOCIOLOGY/HUMANITIES
Spatial Analysis in the Social Sciences

URB 201 / WWS 201 / SOC 203 / ARC 207 (SA)
SOCIOLOGY/HUMANITIES
Introduction to Urban Studies

SPA 239 / URB 239
HUMANITIES/SOCIOLOGY
Rap, Graffiti and Urban Cultures in the Hispanic Worlds

ARC 492 / URB 492 / ENV 492   
HUMANITIES
Topics in the Formal Analysis of the Urban Structure - Environmental Challenges of Urban Sprawl
ENROLLMENT BY APPLICATION OR INTERVIEW. DEPARTMENTAL PERMISSION REQUIRED.

VIS 325 / ENV 317 / URB 325
HUMANITIES/SOCIOLOGY/SCIENCE
The Port of New Orleans: Culture and Climate Change

 

Spring 2017 Courses

Spring 2016 Courses

Spring 2015 Courses

Spring 2014 Courses

Spring 2013 Courses