SO-260 : Urban Community

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Sociology
Subject:
Sociology
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
An examination of theories about how cities developed and function and the importance of cities in today's world. We consider the development of U.S. urban centers as well as others throughout the world. The course also focuses on social life and social problems within cities. Pittsburgh is used as an example throughout this course. 3 credits FULFILLS SKILLS INTEGRATION REQUIREMENT.