AICP Exam Preparation Seminar Offered in Los Angeles on Saturday, Aug 6, 2011

AICP Exam Preparation Seminar Offered in Los Angeles on Saturday, Aug 6, 2011


Space for this event is limited to the first 23 registrants.


What We'll Cover

While it's not possible to cover everything in one day, this special event offers a broad primer on AICP* topics into just one day! This is a unique opportunity to interact with Professor Evans-Cowley face-to-face. The seminar will include both lecture and question-and-answer sessions, and lectures will cover:

* Overview of the AICP* Exam
* How to Study for the Exam
* History, Theory, and Law
* Review of Major Recent Legal Cases
* Planning Ethics
* Public Participation and Social Justice
* Functional Topics
* Emerging Issues and Trends

Saturday, August 6, 2011
9:00 am - 4:15 pm, including 1-hour lunch break (lunch on your own)
Please arrive by 8:45 a.m. to check in. The seminar will begin promptly at 9:00 am.

University of Southern California
University Park Campus (Main campus, downtown)
Montgomery Ross Fisher Building (MRF)
Room 204 (Second Floor)
Los Angeles, CA 90089

Location and parking map (Google map)

Detailed Map of USC Campus

About the Instructor
Jennifer Evans-Cowley, PhD, AICP, has been a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners for the last nine years and is an Associate Professor of City and Regional Planning at the Austin E. Knowlton School of Architecture at The Ohio State University. Dr. Evans-Cowley regularly teaches courses to prepare candidates to take the AICP* exam and serves as the professional development officer for the Ohio Chapter of the American Planning Association. Dr. Evans-Cowley is also the instructor of Planetizen's popular online AICP* Exam Preparation Course (, a self-paced online course that provides step-by-step, progressive, and interactive instruction leading you through specific methodologies, lessons, exercises and sample questions.

Registration Options (
Option 1 - $149: Register for this one-day event.

Option 2 - $229: Register for this one-day event and access to the Planetizen online AICP* Exam Preparation Course (a $278 value).

Option 3 - $529: Register for this one-day event, access to the Planetizen online AICP* Exam Preparation Course and a copy of Essential Readings in Urban Planning (a $578 value).

Important Note: This Seminar will be recorded

Please note that Jennifer Evans-Cowley's presentation will be recorded for use by Planetizen. By signing up to participate in the course, you explicitly acknowledge that your voice, name, and likeness may be captured as part of the course recording, and used by Planetizen in delivering training.

*AICP is a registered trademark of the American Planning Association (APA) and the APA's Institute. Neither APA nor AICP are affiliated with Planetizen or this website.

Questions? Email: [email protected]

Posted July 19, 2011

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