Course Offerings for AY2017/18

URBST Yale-NUS Courses for AY 2017-18

Semester One

2000 level introductory course

  • Introduction to Urban Studies (Shin, Zuin, Cheng)

3000 level Topical Courses

  • YSS3216ACurrent Issues in Urban Studies: Urban Mobilities (Shin)
  • YSS3256Youth Urbanism: Global Trends, Local Perspectives (Cheng)
  • YSS3260Community Health Assessment and Improvement(Ickovics)
  • YHU3245 From Edo to Modern City: Tokyo (Naoi)
  • YSS3201 International Migration (Paul)

Recognized Methods Courses

  • YSS3235 Urban Spatial Reasoning and Representation (von Richthofen & FCL)
  • YSS3231 Methods in the Social Science (Zuin, Pauli)
  • YHU3276 The Historian’s Craft (Mayer)
  • YSS3202 Ethnography (Strange)

4000 level courses

  • YSS4220 Housing & Social Inequality (Chua)
  • Urban Studies Capstone: Urban Studio 1 (Chua)

 

Semester Two

2000 level introductory course

  • YSS2220 Introduction to Urban Studies (Shin, Zuin, Cheng)

3000 level Topical Courses

  • YSS3246 Cities of the Global South (Zuin)
  • YSS3262 Global Cities (x Global Affairs) (Ranganath)
  • YSS3272 Urban Ecological Systems (x ENVST) (Pointing)
  • YSS3265 Urban Economics (x ECON) (Xia)
  • YSS3269 Water & Waste in Urban Environments (x ENVST) (Zuin)

Recognized Methods Courses

  • YSS3235 Urban Spatial Reasoning and Representation (von Richthofen & FCL)
  • YSS2211 Econometrics (Choo)
  • YSS3202 Ethnography (Strange)
  • YSS3231 Methods in the Social Sciences (Pauli, Cheng)
  • YHU2223 Documentary Photography (White)

4000 level courses

  • YSS4234 Urban Heritage: Place, Memory, Identity (Connolly)
  • YSS4105 Urban Studies Capstone Project Urban Studio 2 (Supervisors, coordinator Chua)