Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2007/2008
Canadian Excellence

GS451
City Worlds
1.0 Credit

A world of cities, and many worlds within each city. In this trans-disciplinary course, students will learn about the unique challenges of collective existence in the increasingly urbanized fabric of the globe. Drawing on a range of critical social science scholarship, supplemented by film and literature, the course explores themes such as social justice, global economic relations, sustainability, communication, citizenship, security and political agency.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
Restricted to Honours Global Studies students.
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

New Course: GS451* Passed Senate May 10, 2007 and effective Sept 1, 2007.