Course Catalog

Introduction to Urban Sociology (UP603)

Offered By:  Engineering and Materials Science Faculty

Course Prerequisites


This course introduces a theoretical approach for examining various urban environments and settings in relation to users’ behavioural patterns and ethnicity. It examines traditional urban settings faced with modernization and contemporary challenges, spatial location and urban growth in relation to environmental, social, cultural and historic shaping factors. The course includes field work and research analysis, as well as cross-cultural comparisons.