URP 577

URP 577– Planning Techniques in Action

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Course No.: 23330

Department: Urban and Regional Planning

Semester: 2017 Spring

Location: Hayes Hall – 327

Meeting Day(s): Wednesdays

Meeting Time: 2:00PM - 4:40PM

Faculty: Silverman

This is an urban planning skills building course. It introduces students to literature, case studies, and applied exercises focusing on planning skills relevant to negotiations, public participation, and community organizing. The course emphasizes how these skills can be incorporated into an equity planning framework to empowerment disenfranchised communities and promote social justice.