The Department of Urban Planning offers electives in 5 main areas: Physical Planning and Urban Design, Sustainability, Transportation, Urban Revitalization, and Geographic Information Systems. In addition, students are encouraged to take advantage of a wealth of electives related to planning offered in other departments. Each semester, the department offers about 10 elective courses, many of them offered annually. In addition, students may choose internship credit or independent study. Students also take advantage of study abroad for elective credits. Look under Urban Planning on the UWM Schedule of Classes page to see recent and upcoming offerings.