Course Information

Chicago: Urban Metropolis

Course ID: SOCL 125
School:Arts and Sciences, College of
Program: Sociology
Credit Hours: 3

Course Description

This course explores the development of Chicago metropolitan region from the 1830's to the present day. Students will explore the urban area not only through texts, but also through fieldwork. Students will be able to demonstrate understanding of the geography, history, and people of the Chicago metropolitan region.

This is a writing intensive class.  A grade of C- or better in UCWR 110 is required to enroll.

Synchronous Class Meeting: Instruction will be delivered online synchronously following  the days/times indicated on the schedule.


Pre-requisites: UCWR 110, C- or higher ANTH 100, PLSC 102, PSYC 100 or SOCL 101 for students admitted to Loyola University for Fall 2012 or later. No requirement for students admitted to Loyola prior to Fall 2012 or those with a declared major or minor in the Department of Anthropology, Department of Criminal Justice, Department of Economics, Department of Psychology, Department of Political Science, the Department of Sociology, Human Services or the School of Nursing.

Course Offering

Session Day Time Instructor Location
A Mon, Tue, Wed 1:10 PM - 3:20 PM Baber ONLINE

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