Selected Topics in Urban Affairs

MET UA 510

UA510 is the designation for "Special Topics in Planning". The subject matter for UA510 courses changes from semester to semester, and more than one UA510 can be offered in a given semester.

Fall 2016-- Special Topic: "Affordable Housing Financing" A nuts and bolts course on financing affordable housing developments in the United States. After a review of historical and current public and private financing mechanisms, the class will review various case studies and project summaries of actual developments identifying key development and finance challenges. The course includes at least one site visit to a local affordable housing development in the Boston area. Coursework includes the development of a comprehensive affordable housing development case study by each member of the class.

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
C1 Northcutt EPC 206 W 6:00 pm-9:00 pm

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 O'Connell M 6:00 pm-8:45 pm Special Topic:
History of
Metropolitan
Boston

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Dutta-Koehle T 6:00 pm-8:45 pm Special Topic:
Urban Climate
Communication

Note: this course was also offered during Summer Term

Note that this information may change at any time. Please visit the Student Link for the most up-to-date course information.