URP 577– Planning Techniques in Action
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
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.