What is a smart city or a smart community? Being smart is not just about technology; a smart city or smart community enables better service delivery and quality of life for all of its residents. This class will introduce various smart city and community concepts and case studies, and provide hands on experience for interested students. Restricted to freshmen and sophomores. Discussion of various contemporary issues, with an emphasis on multidisciplinary perspectives and critical discourse. Prerequisite: Varies with the topic. Designed to accommodate 35 or fewer students. Course number may be repeated for credit when the topics vary.