Skip to Main Content

SOCY 3201 Urban Sustainability Theory

3 lecture; 3 credits

Interdisciplinary intellectual history and contemporary questions, debates, and theories surrounding urban sustainability. Theoretical contributions from natural sciences, economics, and sociology to understanding the human-nature interface in urban environments; analysis and synthesis of primary texts and policy documents. This course is the same as Earth and Environmental Sciences 1501 and Economics 3251

Prerequisite: Earth and Environmental Sciences 1500 or Economics 2251 or Sociology 2202


The City University reserves the right, because of changing conditions, to make modifications of any nature in academic programs and requirements of the university and its constituent colleges without advanced notice. Students are advised to consult regularly with college and department counselors concerning their programs of study.

Return to full course list