Each course has a sample syllabus for when the course was taught in the past, since readings may change but the course usually stays the same.   If a syllabus isn't available for a course, the course is new and the syllabus will be available when the class begins.  Since the PhD curriculum is undergoing revision, not all PhD courses are listed at this time.

Master of Urban & Regional Planning Required Courses

Core Courses:

Law Course Menu (Choose One):

Methods Course Menu (Choose One):

PPD 215: Analytical Methods for Planning
PPD 220: Qualitative Methods: Field Work & Data Collection
PPD 223: Regional Analysis (instructor posts first page)
PPD 228: Demographics for Planners
PPD 235: Geographic Information Systems(GIS) for Planners

Urban Settlements Course Menu (Choose One):

Capstone Exit Requirement Choices (Choose One):

1.  Professional Report:

PPD 292: Professional Report Seminar
PP&D 299 Independent Study-Professional Report

2. Planning Practicum Series:

3. Master’s Thesis:

PPD 297: Research Design
PP&D 299 Independent Study-Thesis
PP&D 299 Independent Study-Thesis

4. Comprehensive Exam:

PP&D 299 Independent Study-Exam
PP&D 299 Independent Study-Exam

PhD Required Courses