URP 697: Master's Project

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The final exercise for the Master of Urban Planning ass you to demonstrate your capabilities as a planner by planning report of professional quality on a specific place. The report tests your ability to: 

  1.  integrate the concepts and skills you have learned over you MUP studies;
  2. apply these concepts to a selected geographical area (neighborhood, city, urban area, urban area, or region);
  3. work with the limited information and conflicting objectives soften encountered in practice;
  4. develop proposals about what local official, government agencies, private o nonprofit organizations, or citizen groups should do;
  5. substantiate your proposal with appropriate evidence and analysis;
  6. present your ideas in a clear, well organized document; and
  7. accomplish this against a deadline.

    Students will develop and complete a planning report to satisfy the requirements for URP 697.