END 312

END 312– Design of Cities

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Course No.: 23250

Department: Urban and Regional Planning

Semester: 2017 Spring

Location: Hayes Hall – 403

Meeting Day(s): Monday & Wednesday

Meeting Time: 2:00PM - 3:20PM

Faculty: Price

This lecture course is intended to familiarize students with the historic, social, cultural, economic, and political forces which have shaped the contemporary city in the western tradition.  Lectures are heavily illustrated with slides, so as to emphasize the relationships between these factors and physical design.  The course briefly covers the development of the professional practice of city planning in the USA.