URPL Common Course Sequence

Typical Course Sequence

Fall (Year 1)

  • URPL 721 Methods of Planning Analysis (3 credits)
  • URPL 741 Introduction to Planning (3 credits)
  • Elective (3 credits)
  • Elective (3 credits) 

Spring (Year 1)

  • URPL 590 Professional Practice: Pre-Workshop Module (1 credit)
  • URPL 833 Planning and the Legal System (3 credits)
  • Planning Concentration (3 credits)
  • Elective (3 credits) 

Summer

  • Planning Internship

Fall (Year 2)

  • UPRL 912 Planning Workshop (3 credits)
  • URPL xxx Structure and Function of Cities and Regions* (3 credits)
  • Planning Concentration (3 credits)
  • Elective (3 credits) 

Spring (Year 2)

  • URPL 781 Planning Thought and Practice (3 credits)
  • Planning Concentration (3 credits)
  • Planning Concentration (3 credits)
  • Elective (2 credits)

Degree Summary

  • Planning Core (19 credits)
  • Concentration (12 credits)
  • Electives (14 credits)
  • Total 45 credits

*Courses fulfilling the "Structure and Function of Cities and Regions" requirement are: URPL 601 Site Planning; URPL 611 Urban Design: Theory & Practice; URPL 731 Introduction to Regional Planning; URPL 734 Regional Economic Problem Analysis; URPL 751 Introduction to Financial Planning; URPL 761 Central City Planning: Issues and Approaches; URPL 839 Transportation and Infrastructure Systems Planning; URPL 841 Planning for the Ecological City; URPL 844 Housing and Public Policy.