URBP 298A Information


URBP 298A Syllabus - Spring 2018 [PDF] 



Class Meeting Times for Spring 2018

(Subject to Change with Notice)

The class will meet on Tuesday evenings 4:30-7:00 PM in WSQ208.  The meeting dates will be January 30, February 6, February 20, and March 13.



Assignments for Spring 2018

Research Proposal

Research Proposal Assignment Guidelines 

Here are some sample proposals written by URBP 298 students that will give you some ideas on how to construct your own: Billing example [PDF], McDonald example [PDF], and Bowyer example [PDF].

IRB Assignment

See the URBP 298A course syllabus for information about what you need to do.

Sample IRB materials:

Literature Review Assignment 

Literature Review Assignment Guidelines

Here are well-developed literature reviews written by prior 298 students that may give you ideas of how to construct your own literature review: Carvalho example [PDF] and Anonymous example [PDF]

Draft Report Sections Assignment

Draft Report Sections Assignment Guidelines


Instructions for Completing the Petition for Advancement to Graduate Candidacy Form



Key Due Dates for Spring 2018


1. Draft Research Proposal 2/13/18
2. Final Research Proposal 2/27/18
3a. IRB Exclusion Worksheet 3/6/18
3b. IRB Protoccol Materials (if applicable) 3/13/18
4. Draft Literature Review 4/3/18
5. Final Literature Review 4/24/18
6. Draft Report Sections 5/8/18




Class Meeting Handouts for Spring 2018

(Subject to Change with Notice)


January 30th- Class 1 


February 6 - Class 2 


February 20 - Class 3 


March 13 - Class 4 


Sample URBP 298 Reports


Click here to see the full text of all URBP 298 Planning Reports that have received an honors designation, as well as a list of the titles of all reports completed from December 2002 through December 2017.