Courses

The following is a list of courses currently offered at SCARP. For a complete list of SCARP courses go to the UBC Calendar.

SCARP is a partner in the Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) program. We have included some Urban Systems courses here, a complete list of MEL courses for the Urban Systems pillar can be found at the MEL website Course Information page.

Information for non-SCARP students who wish to take SCARP courses can be found here.

2017 Summer Courses Offered

2016-17 Course Timetable Term 1

2016-17 Course Timetable Term 2

2016-2017 Auditing Courses Term 2 (MCRP & PhD)

 

Course Listing

Ongoing Courses

Course Number Title Instructor Credit Hours Current Course Schedule
PLAN 519A/B Internships (MAP/MScP) (3) Course Page
PLAN 527 Internships (MCRP) (3) Course Page
PLAN 549C Masters Thesis (12) Course Page
PLAN 550 Directed Studies (3) Course Page
PLAN 649 Doctoral Dissertation (0) Course Page

2017 Summer

Course Number Title Instructor Credit Hours Current Course Schedule
PLAN 503 Planning for Community Economic Development - DRAFT Will Trousdale (3) Course Page
PLAN 530 Affordable Housing Policy and Planning - DRAFT (3) Course Page
PLAN 548E Current Issues in Planning: LED Theory, Issues & Applications - DRAFT Will Trousdale (1) Course Page
PLAN 583 Housing and Community Planning Policy - DRAFT (3) Course Page
PLAN 587B Urban Design: Studio (Introduction) - DRAFT Erick Villagomez (3) Course Page
PLAN 590 Plan Creation, Implementation, and Evaluation - DRAFT Mark Stevens (3) Course Page

2016W Term 2

Course Number Title Instructor Credit Hours Current Course Schedule
CIVL 598A Topics in Civil Engineering: Transportation Emissions and Air Quality Alex Bigazzi (3) Course Page
PLAN 425 Urban Planning Issues and Concepts Michael Leaf (3) Course Page
PLAN 425 Urban Planning Issues and Concepts Michael Leaf (3) Course Page
PLAN 508 Foundations of Planning Theory and History Leonie Sandercock (3) Course Page
PLAN 509 Urbanism as a Global Way of Life Michael Leaf, Tom Hutton (2) Course Page
PLAN 522 Qualitative Data Collection and Analysis Nora Angeles, Penny Gurstein (2) Course Page
PLAN 524 Legal Concepts for Professional Planning Bill Buholzer (2) Course Page
PLAN 526 Selected Topics in Experimental Learning: The Planning Studio Maged Senbel (6) Course Page
PLAN 526 Selected Topics in Experimental Learning: The Planning Studio Jeff Cook (6) Course Page
PLAN 528A Capstone (MCRP) (3) Course Page
PLAN 528B Capstone (MCRP-ICP) (6) Course Page
PLAN 531 (formerly PLAN 548K) Planning for Disaster-Resilient Communities Stephanie Chang (3) Course Page
PLAN 532 (formerly PLAN 548M) Strategic Planning: Developing and Implementing Policy Plans Ann McAfee (3) Course Page
PLAN 533 (formerly PLAN 548P) Indigenous Community Planning: Ways of Being, Knowing and Doing Leonie Sandercock (3) Course Page
PLAN 534 (formerly PLAN 548U) Introduction to Geographic Information Systems Bill Gushue (1) Course Page
PLAN 535 (formerly PLAN 548V) Transportation Planning and Analysis Alex Bigazzi (3) Course Page
PLAN 542 Practical Practice: City Planning as a Craft LBeasley (3) Course Page
PLAN 547C Professional Project Report (MAP/MScP) (6) Course Page
PLAN 548A Current Issues in Planning: Financial Tools for Planning Implementation Nancy Knight, Randy Pecarski (1) Course Page
PLAN 548B - CANCELLED Current Issues in Planning: Urban Change and Challenges for Planning - CANCELLED Tom Hutton (2) Course Page
PLAN 548E Current Issues in Planning: Industrial Zoning and Land Use Tom Hutton (1) Course Page
PLAN 548I - CANCELLED Current Issues in Planning: Land Use and Environmental Policy - CANCELLED Mark Stevens (3) Course Page
PLAN 548R-CANCELLED Current Issues in Planning: Designing a Research Proposal- CANCELLED Penny Gurstein (1)
PLAN 548S - CANCELLED Current Issues in Planning: Urban Systems and Climate Change-CANCELLED Martino Tran (1) Course Page
PLAN 548X-CANCELLED Current Issues in Planning: Ethics and Professionalism in Planning-CANCELLED Ken Cameron, Nancy Knight (1) Course Page
PLAN 548Z Food Systems Change Lab Brent Mansfield, Wendy Mendes (2) Course Page
PLAN 580 Urban Transportation Planning Lawrence Frank (3) Course Page
PLAN 587A Urban Design Erick Villagomez (3) Course Page
PLAN 595 Planning and Negotiation in Natural Resources Management Aftab Erfan (3) Course Page
PLAN 602 - CANCELLED Planning Theory Advanced Seminar- CANCELLED Leonie Sandercock (3)
PLAN 603 Ph.D. Colloquium Michael Leaf (3) Course Page
URSY 510 Urban Systems and Society Jordi Honey-Roses (3) Course Page
URSY 520 Urban Systems Analysis and Planning Martino Tran (3) Course Page

2016W Term 1

Course Number Title Instructor Credit Hours Current Course Schedule
PLAN 510 Environment and Sustainability Concepts for Planning Practice Jordi Honey-Roses (2) Course Page
PLAN 517 Theory and Methods of Urban Design Erick Villagomez (3) Course Page
PLAN 519A/B Internships (MAP/MScP) (3) Course Page
PLAN 521 Quantitative Skills for Planners Stephanie Chang (3) Course Page
PLAN 523 The Profession of Planning Aftab Erfan (2) Course Page
PLAN 525 Planning Practice Methods Timothy McDaniels (2) Course Page
PLAN 526 Selected Topics in Experimental Learning: The Planning Studio Maged Senbel (6) Course Page
PLAN 526 Selected Topics in Experimental Learning: The Planning Studio Jeff Cook (6) Course Page
PLAN 527 Internships (MCRP) (3) Course Page
PLAN 528A Capstone (MCRP) (3) Course Page
PLAN 528B Capstone (MCRP-ICP) (6) Course Page
PLAN 547C Professional Project Report (MAP/MScP) (6) Course Page
PLAN 548C Current Issues in Planning: Towards Disaster-Resilient Cities Timothy McDaniels (1) Course Page
PLAN 548F Current Issues in Planning: Cultural Planning and the City Tom Hutton (3) Course Page
PLAN 548J Current Issues in Planning: Land Use Planning - Practices and Possibilities Neal LaMontagne (1) Course Page
PLAN 548L Current Issues in Planning: Urban Transportation Systems Alex Bigazzi (3) Course Page
PLAN 548N - CANCELLED Current Issues in Planning: Ecological Footprint Methods -CANCELLED (1)
PLAN 548O Current Issues in Planning:Practical Legal Basics for Professional Planners Patricia Kendall (1) Course Page
PLAN 548Q Current Issues In Planning: Indigenous Law Crystal Reeves (3) Course Page
PLAN 548Y Current Issues in Planning: Habitat III: Prospects, Possibilities, Problems Michael Leaf, Penny Gurstein (3) Course Page
PLAN 548Z - CANCELLED Current Issues in Planning: Urban Food Systems CANCELLED (1)
PLAN 549C Masters Thesis (12) Course Page
PLAN 550 Directed Studies (3) Course Page
PLAN 561 Seminar in Real Property Development and Planning Jay Wollenberg (3) Course Page
PLAN 579 Public Health, Transportation and the Built Environment Lawrence Frank (3) Course Page
PLAN 590 Public Policy and Urban Planning Mark Stevens (3) Course Page
PLAN 603 Ph.D. Colloquium Michael Leaf (3) Course Page
PLAN 649 Doctoral Dissertation (0) Course Page