REMAKING CITIES THROUGH POLICY AND PRACTICE
Session
Academic Term
Class Number
31069
Career
Undergraduate
Dates
1/19/2021 - 4/23/2021
Units
3 units
Grading
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Description
Who holds political power in cities across the United States, and how do they use it to remake cities? "Remaking Cities through Policy and Practice" lets you explore the political and community development dynamics of US cities, and builds a practical toolkit that you will use to evaluate the capacity for community change in the post-pandemic era. During the semester you will meet regional leaders and conduct practical research on the way that Pittsburgh neighborhoods are using comprehensive plans and other policy tools to generate economic growth. Key skill-building includes evaluation analysis, participatory research, and action research.
Class Notes
Who holds political power in cities across the United States, and how do they use it to remake cities? "Remaking Cities through Policy and Practice" lets you explore the political and community development dynamics of US cities, and builds a practical toolkit that you will use to evaluate the capacity for community change in the post-pandemic era. During the semester you will meet regional leaders and conduct practical research on the way that Pittsburgh neighborhoods are using comprehensive plans and other policy tools to generate economic growth. Key skill-building includes evaluation analysis, participatory research, and action research. The planned operational modality for this class is REMOTE. For more information please visit http://www.provost.pitt.edu/students/student-success-flexpitt/flex-pitt-guarded-risk-posture-all-students-remote/
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Michael Glass
Meets
TuTh 11:05AM - 12:20PM
Meeting Dates
01/19/2021 - 04/23/2021
Room
WEB Based Class
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Location
Pittsburgh Campus
Components
Lecture Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
17
Seats Open
3
Class Capacity
20
Unrestricted Seats
3
Restricted Seats
0
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
20