URBS 4001W Research Methods in Environmental Studies

2 hours lecture and 2 hours of independent work and conference per week; 3 credits

Seminar or independent study in recent and current topics in environmental studies with focus on research methodology. Seminars by invited speakers; student seminars and discussions moderated by instructor. Selected individual research topics by students; research report and position paper required. Writing-intensive course.

Prerequisites: Urban Sustainability *1001 [1], advanced standing in urban sustainability major or minor and permission of the director of the Urban Sustainability Program; English *1012 [2].


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