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 2018   

CourseTitleCampusDayTimeInstructor
Urban Theory     
ECON 320 Urban Economics LSC TuTh 11:30am-12:45pm Mary Cummings
HIST 386 American Urban History WTC Tu 2:30pm-5:00pm Timothy Gilfoyle
Research Methods     
CJC 205 Research Methods Multiple Sections
COMM 366 Observing/Measuring Communication Behavior WTC TuTh 1:00pm-2:15pm Pamela Morris
COMM 367 Rhetorical Criticism  WTC TuTh 2:30pm-3:45pm B. Rockwell
PSYC 306 Research Methods in Psychology  Multiple Sections   
SOCL 206 Principles of Social Research LSC TuTh 1:00pm-2:15pm 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 Gina Spitz
PLSC 397/URB 397 Urban Studies Research LSC We 1:40pm-5:15pm Gina Spitz

 

General Track Electives for Fall 2018   

CourseTitleCampusDayTimeInstructor
CJC 371 Victimology LSC MWF 11:30am-12:20pm Maribeth Rezey
COMM 262 Feature & Opinion Writing WTC We 7:00pm-9:30pm Staff
ECON 320 Urban Economics WTC MWF 11:30am-12:45pm Mary Cummings
ENVS 380/UNIV 410 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems Multiple Sections
HIST 386 American Urban History WTC Tu 2:30pm-5:00pm Timothy Gilfoyle
PHIL 182 Social and Political Philosophy Multiple Sections
PLSC 391 Chicago Politics  LSC Th 4:15pm-6:45pm Peter Ousley
PSYC 374 Community Psychology LSC MWF 10:25am-11:15am Steven Davis
SOCL 125 Chicago: Growth of a Metropolis LSC MoWe 4:15pm-5:30pm Peter Rosenblatt
SOCL 235 Communities LSC TuTh 11:30am-12:54pm Elfriede Wedam
SOCL 250 Inequality in Society LSC MWF 11:30am-12:30pm Ashley Baber
SOWK 201 Social Welfare and Social Work I Multiple Sections

 

Sustainability Track Electives for Fall 2018      

CourseTitleCampusDayTimeInstructor
Group A Electives: Sustainability and the Social World
COMM 371 Special Topics in Communication Studies Multiple Sections
PLSC 392 Environmental Politics Multiple Sections
SOCL 280 Topics in Contemporary Sociology Multiple Sections
SOWK 361 Special Topics in Social Work WTC Tu 6:00pm-8:30pm Shewta Singh
Group B Electives: Sustainability and the Physical World
ENVS 207 Plants & Civilization LSC MWF 9:20am-10:10am Larry DeBuhr
ENVS 218 Biodiversity & Biogeography Multiple Sections
ENVS 223 Soil Ecology Multiple Sections
ENVS 224 Climate & Climate Change Multiple Sections
ENVS 226 Science and Conservation in Freshwater Ecosystems LSC TuTh 8:30-9:45am Reuben Keller
ENVS 283 Environmental Sustainability Multiple Sections
ENVS 284 Environmental Justice Multiple Sections
ENVS 380/UNIV 410 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems Multiple Sections