Cultural Diversity and the City – Online Course
Discover how cultural diversity affects and can be used in cities with this online culture studies course.
Who is the course for?
This course is for anyone interested in the cultures of cities, but will be of particular interest to those working in the arts, culture and heritage.
What topics will you cover?
Contested heritage in cities
Protecting, preserving and transforming a diverse cultural heritage
Turning urban cultural diversity into an asset
Labelling / Branding cities and their heritage
Cultural city networks
Cities as hubs for the creative economy
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Identify the challenges and opportunities of cultural diversity in cities
Design creative solutions to deal with contested heritage
Assess labels aimed at promoting inclusive heritage in diverse cities
Explore the rise of transnational city networks for culture
Discuss the rise of regional and global cultural hubs in Europe, North America, Asia and Africa