Loyola University Chicago

Center for Urban Research and Learning

Urban Studies: Course Offerings

Seeking Solutions to Pressing Urban Issues in Partnership with Chicago Communities

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Please see the program requirements for the:

Theory, Research, & Capstone Courses for Fall 2017   

CourseTitleCampusDayTimeInstructor
Urban Theory     
ECON 320 Urban Economics LSC TuTh 11:20am-12:45pm Mary Cummings
PLSC 390 Urban Politics LSC TuTh 11:30am-12:45pm Twyla Blackmond Larnell
SOCL 234 City, Suburbs & Beyond LSC TuTh 11:30am-12:45pm Peter Rosenblatt
Research Methods     
CJC 205 Research Methods Multiple Sections
COMM 366 Observing/Measuring Communication Behavior  WTC TuTh 11:30am-12:45pm Pamela Morris
COMM 367 Rhetorical Criticism  WTC TuTh 10:00am-11:15am Mark Pollock
PSYC 306 Research Methods in Psychology  Multiple Sections   
SOCL 206 Principles of Social Research LSC TuTh 10:00am-11:15am Helena Dagadu
SOWK 390 Methods of Social Work Multiple Sections
Urban Seminar & Research     
PLSC 335/SOCL 335 Urban Semester Seminar LSC We 1:40pm-5:15pm Christine George, David Van Zytveld
PLSC 397/URB 397 Urban Studies Research LSC We 1:40pm-5:15pm Christine George, David Van Zytveld

 

General Track Electives for Fall 2017   

CourseTitleCampusDayTimeInstructor
CJC 371 Victimology  LSC MWF 12:35pm-1:25pm John Michael Vecchio
COMM 262 Feature & Opinion Writing WTC We 7:00pm-9:30pm Staff
ECON 320 Urban Economics LSC TuTh 11:30am-12:45pm Mary Cummings
ENVS 380 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems LSC We 4:15pm-6:45pm Michael Ribant
HIST 385 Chicago in America WTC We 2:45pm-5:15pm Timothy Gilfoyle
PHIL 182 Social and Political Philosophy Multiple Sections
PLSC 390 Urban Politics LSC TuTh 11:30am-12:45pm Twyla Blackmond Larnell
PSYC 374 Community Psychology LSC MWF 10:25am-11:15am Steven Davis
SOCL 125 Chicago: Growth of a Metropolis LSC MWF 11:30am-12:20pm Marilyn Krogh
SOCL 234 City, Suburbs, and Beyond LSC MWF 11:30am-12:20pm Peter Rosenblatt
SOCL 250 Inequality in Society Multiple Sections
SOWK 201 Social Welfare and Social Work I Multiple Sections

 

Sustainability Track Electives for Fall 2017      

CourseTitleCampusDayTimeInstructor
Group A Electives
ANTH 104 The Human Ecological Footprint  LSC TuTh 1:00pm-2:15pm BrieAnna Langlie
COMM 371 Special Topics Communication Studies Multiple Sections
PLSC 392 Environmental Politics LSC MWF 11:30am-12:20pm John Frendreis
SOCL 265 Globalization and Society LSC TuTh 1:00pm-2:15pm Elise Martel Cohen
SOCL 280 Topics in Contemporary Sociology Multiple Sections
SOWK 361 Special Topics Multiple Sections
Group B Electives
ENVS 207 Plants & Civilization LSC MWF 8:15am-9:05am Larry DeBuhr
ENVS 218 Biodiversity & Biogeography LSC TuTh 8:30am-9:45am Stephen Mitten
ENVS 223 Soil Ecology LSC TuTh 10:00am-11:15am Staff
ENVS 224 Climate & Climate Change Multiple Sections
ENVS 283 Environmental Sustainability Multiple Sections
ENVS 284 Environmental Justice LSC TuTh 10:00am-11:15am Tania Schusler
ENVS 380/UNIV 410 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems LSC We 5:15pm-6:45pm Michael Ribant