JGI346H1: The Urban Planning Process

Hours: 
24L

Overview of how planning tools and practice shape the built form of cities. This course introduces twentieth century physical planning within its historical, social, legal, and political contexts. Community and urban design issues are addressed at local and regional scales and in both central cities and suburbs. The focus is on Toronto and the Canadian experience, with comparative examples from other countries, primarily the United States.

Recommended Preparation: 

8.0 FCE's including GGR124H1, INI235Y1

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)