Transforming Urban Systems

URBN 495
Urban Studies

To build effective ministry organizations, urban practitioners need to develop skill in negotiating urban systems as well as a range of practical, professional, leadership, and managerial skills. The foundation of any successful work in the city is the ability to build and maintain relationships and partnerships. This course will explore how to correctly interpret the life of contemporary world class cities in order to make your service more effective. It will also identify some of the most important skills in three professional areas: Organizational Development, Organizational Leadership, and Relational Development.