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 2015   

CourseTitleCampusDayTimeInstructor
Urban Theory     
ECON 320 Urban Economics LSC MWF 11:30am-12:45pm Mary Cummings
PLSC 334 Urban Policies and Problems LSC TuTh 1:00-2:15pm Twyla Blackmond Larnell
SOCL 234 City, Suburbs & Beyond LSC TuTh 11:30am-12:45pm Kathleen Dunn
Research Methods     
CJC 205 Research Methods Multiple Sections
COMM 366 Observing/Measuring Communication Behavior WTC TuTh 2:30-3:45pm Pamela Morris
COMM 367 Rhetorical Criticism WTC MWF 12:35-1:25pm Mark Pollock
PSYC 306 Research Methods in Psyc Multiple Sections   
SOCL 206 Principles of Social Research LSC TuTh 8:30-9:45am Staff
SOWK 390 Methods of Social Work LSC M 7:00-9:30pm Staff
Urban Seminar & Research     
PLSC 335 Urban Semester Seminar LSC W 1:40-5:15pm Christine George, David Van Zytveld
PLSC 397 Urban Studies Research LSC W 1:40-5:15pm Christine George, David Van Zytveld

 

General Track Electives for Fall 2015   

CourseTitleCampusDayTimeInstructor
ANTH 301 Refugee Resettlement LSC Tu 4:15-6:45pm Daniel Amick
CJC 371 Victimology LSC TuTh 2:30-3:45pm John Michael Vecchio
COMM 262 Feature & Opinion Writing Multiple Sections
ECON 320 Urban Economics LSC MWF 11:30am-12:45pm Mary Cummings
ENVS 380 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems LSC W 7:00-9:30pm David Treering
HIST 385 The History of Chicago LSC TuTh 1:00-2:15pm Elliott Gorn
PHIL 182 Social and Political Philosophy Multiple Sections
PLSC 334 Urban Policies and Problems LSC TuTh 1:00-2:15pm Twyla Blackmond Larnell
PLSC 391 Chicago Politics LSC Tu 4:15-6:45pm Richard Rodriguez
SOCL 125 Chicago-Growth of a Metropolis LSC MWF 9:20-10:10am Marilyn Krogh
SOCL 234 City, Suburbs & Beyond LSC TuTh 11:30am-12:45pm Kathleen Dunn
SOCL 250 Inequality in Society LSC MWF 2:45-3:35pm Ayana Karanja
SOWK 201 Social Welfare and Social Work I Multiple Sections

 

Sustainability Track Electives for Fall 2015      

CourseTitleCampusDayTimeInstructor
Group A Electives
ANTH 104 The Human Ecological Footprint Multiple Sections
COMM 371 Special Topics in Communications Studies Multiple Sections
PLSC 392 Environmental Politics LSC TuTh 2:30-3:45pm John Frendreis
SOCL 265 Globalization and Society LSC W 4:15-6:45pm Staff
SOCL 272 Environmental Sociology LSC TuTh 1:00-2:15pm Michael Agliardo
SOCL 275 The Sociology of Consumption LSC MWF 12:35-1:25pm Staff
SOCL 276 The Sociology of Politics of Food LSC TuTh 2:30-3:45pm Kelly Moore
SOCL 280 Topics in Contemporary Sociology Multiple Sections
SOWK 361 Special Topics Multiple Sections
Group B Electives
ENVS 281V Humans and the Environment in Contemporary Vietnam VIET TBA TBA Staff
ENVS 283 Environmental Sustainability LSC TuTh 10:00-11:15am Nancy Landrum
ENVS 380 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems LSC W 7:00-9:30pm David Treering