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Course Detail

 
Term Fall 2017
Class URP 603
Class Title Integrative Field Experience
Description A one- or two-term capstone experience involving second-year students working with community-based organizations or with agencies concerned with neighborhood issues in Detroit and occasionally in Flint. Following general introduction and orientation to the planning topic and the neighborhood, students work intensively in collaboration with neighborhood leaders and residents in improving their situation. Students produce a plan to deal with the community-identified need. Plans often address strengthening housing, reinforcing neighborhoods, revitalizing commercial districts, relieving transportation difficulties, dealing with contaminated sites, reinforcing industrial areas. Students will make presentations at community or agency meetings throughout the semester. (3 or 6 credit hours)
Prereq URP 505 and permission of instructor
Crosslist none
Required Yes
Elective No
Meets Tuesday/Thursday 2:30-5:30pm 2204 A&AB


Permission to register will be granted by instructor after the information session on the first day of the class.
Credits 6
Faculty June Manning Thomas, Eric Dueweke
Syllabus not available