URB437Y1: Urban Experiential Learning in Toronto & the GTA

Hours

72S

Previous Course Number

INI437Y1

A method of studying city issues that combines readings, seminar discussions, and field trips with an 8 hour / week internship in the office of a municipal politician, local government, or non-profit organization. Readings focus on community development, urban planning, economic development and local governance. Students must fill out a ballot for the course (available by contacting the Urban Studies Program Office) by June 1st. Enrolment in this course is competitive and at the discretion of the Urban Studies Director and/or course instructor.

Prerequisite
URB235H1, URB236H1. Priority is given to students enrolled in the Urban Studies Minor, Major, or Specialist Programs. However, consideration may be given to students with suitable course background as determined by the Program Director.
Exclusion
Distribution Requirements
Social Science
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)