Geography and Urban Studies
Investigate subjects like the modern city, urban development in a global context, planning and environmental issues, and the history and comparative study of cities.
Geography and Urban Studies investigates the shared characteristics of diverse urban places and the complex ways in which global issues play out as local communities struggle over resources, services and public spaces. Your courses will examine how people, power, money, information, ideas, commodities and traffic all flow through cities creating different spatial expressions in the urban landscape.
Faculty: Liberal Arts and Professional Studies
Degree: Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Yes (Honours Only)
Our Geography and Urban Studies program provides you with a unique opportunity to receive in depth exposure to the many modes of analyzing the environmental and situational issues facing contemporary society. A Geography and Urban Studies degree from York is a fantastic opportunity to obtain a fulfilling career in a wide variety of fields.
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