Learn urban design for community development, site planning for cultural uses, long range planning and more…

Learn urban design for community development, site planning for cultural uses, long range planning and more…

Rutgers University Professional Development Institute


Rutgers University's Bloustein Online Continuing Education Program offers convenient and cost-effective courses to help you build skills to enhance your practice and career. In April, you can build your knowledge and skills in community development, cultural heritage tourism, landscape design, site planning, sustainable planning or urban design.

Collaborative Learning Lab
A Collaborative Learning Lab is a webinar series that lets participants continue their conversations in a private community forum. This gives you the convenience of a webinar with the ability to share ideas with other like-minded people.

Our first Collaborative Learning Lab is Urban Design for Community Development. This course, taught by a seasoned urban designer who has worked throughout the United States, will help participants build their skills to help communities through physical design. The series begins April 14.

The Collaborative Learning Lab costs $35 for each of the five sessions. Take one session, or all. 1 AICP CM credit to be requested per session. Learn more or register at www.policy.rutgers.edu/bocep

Deep Learning
As the name implies, Deep Learning courses are for learners who want to master skills and become experts in areas of urban planning. The courses give you time to learn, practice and reflect with your classmates. There are no required meetings and you can participate at your convenience online. Upcoming Deep Learning courses are:

*Long Range Planning – April 21 to May 29
*Programming Cultural Uses – April 21 to May 29

Each Deep Learning course costs $295. Planetizen readers can get a $50 scholarship. Use promo code: BGBBS. Members of some APA divisions get $100 scholarships. (Please check with your division leadership for more information.) Each course is eligible for 14 AICP CM credits and 20 hours towards a Bloustein Professional Certificate. Learn more or register at www.policy.rutgers.edu/bocep

Learning Labs
Learning Labs are 60 to 90-minute live webinars. Learning Labs help you get up to speed on hot topics in urban planning. Learning Labs are available for CM credit. Upcoming Learning Labs are:

*April 20: Landscape Design: Value, Challenges and Sustainable Solutions
*April 23: Cultural Heritage Tourism Planning Basics

Learn more or register at www.policy.rutgers.edu/bocep

BOCEP is produced by the Professional Development Institute of Rutgers University's Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy – one of the best planning schools in the world.

For more information, please contact Professional Development Institute Director Leonardo Vazquez at [email protected] or 732-932-3822, x711

Learn more or register at http://www.policy.rutgers.edu/bocep

Posted April 10, 2010



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