Noah Billig, Landscape Architecture
WALK 304
nsbillig@uark.edu

John Gaber, Political Science
MAIN 428
479-575-3356
jgaber@uark.edu

Minor in Planning

The departments of Landscape Architecture and Political Science collaboratively offer an interdisciplinary minor in Planning for students interested in regional and urban planning. A student who wants to minor in Planning should notify either the Department of Landscape Architecture or Political Science and consult an academic adviser. A Planning minor consists of 18 hours of required and elective courses subdivided into three concentrations. A student should choose one concentration and take 6 hours of elective courses in that concentration. The minor's required and elective courses include:

Required Courses:
LARC 5386Landscape Architecture Design VIII6
or LARC 5493 Environmental Land Use Planning
and one 3 credit-hour elective from the Spatial Concentration
PLSC 3253Urban Politics3
PLSC 4103Introduction to Urban Planning3
Electives6
Select two courses from one group
Policy Group:
Cultural Resource Management I
Anthropology of the City
Principles of Environmental Economics
Theory
Public Participation in Design and Planning (Public Participation in Design and Planning not offered until 2014)
Special Topics
Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations
Environmental Sociology
Transportation and Distribution Management
Spatial Group:
History of Urban Form
Preservation and Restoration
Anthropology of the City
Principles of Environmental Economics
Urban Geography
Special Studies
Theory
Incremental Sprawl Repair (Incremental Sprawl Repair not offered until 2014)
Historic Landscape Preservation
Environmental Sociology
Environmental Group:
Cultural Resource Management I
Landscape Archaeology
General Ecology
Ecosystems Assessment
Ecosystems Assessment Laboratory
Principles of Environmental Economics
Theory
Historic Landscape Preservation
Environmental Sociology
Total Hours18