URBST 200 - Methods in Urban Research

Overview

Course Title

Methods in Urban Research

Department(s)

Description

Introduction to the range of methodological approaches used in urban-related research. These include macroscopic analysis, demography, survey research, historical research, institutional analysis, participant observation, community studies, policy analysis, and evaluation research. Emphasis is placed on the development of critical skills at reading, interpreting, and analyzing social science research, whether this research is encountered in textbooks and lectures, in professional journals, or in the popular media.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Undergraduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Course Schedule