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GEOG 652 - Urban Geography

(3 units)
Origin and historical development of cities; world survey of cities today; city site, situation and functions with emphasis on American examples. Field trip.

Grading Basis: Graded
Units of Lecture: 3
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. discuss and compare among the concepts and ideas of city, urban, suburban, exurban and metropolitan.
2. describe and analyze the development of multi-centered urbanization, and contrast this with conventional understandings of ‘sprawl.’
3. analyze urban phenomena, through explorations in the field, and in textual and visual media.


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