Spring 2021 - GEOG 264 C100
Canadian Cities (3)
Class Number: 2775
Delivery Method: Distance Education
Course Times + Location:
Exam Times + Location:
Mar 5, 2021
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
Apr 17, 2021
12:00 PM – 2:30 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
Prerequisites:GEOG 100 or 162 or permission of instructor.
This course will provide a systematic introduction to urbanization in Canada. Topics addressed will include Canadian urbanization as compared with other nations, especially the United States, metropolitan centres, resource towns, and the internal structure of cities.
- Online discussions 15%
- Writing assignments 35%
- Midterm exam 20%
- Final exam 30%
Filion, P., Moos, M., Vinodrai, T., & Walker, R. (Eds.). Canadian cities in transition: Perspectives for an Urban Age(6th ed.). New York: Oxford University Press.
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