Certificate of Achievement

Mary Templeman Hogg - O'Rourke

has completed the following course:

Culture and Tourism

Nankai University

This course mainly focuses on Cultural Heritage Tourism, which is a branch of cultural tourism oriented towards the cultural heritage of the location where tourism is occurring. This course will take the form of public lectures by Rouran Zhang and a team of international leading cultural heritage experts including Pro. Ken Taylor, Pro. Laurajane Smith, Dr. Steve Brown and Mr. Fergus T. Maclaren.

6 weeks, 4 hours per week


Rouran Zhang

Ph.D, College of Tourism and Service Management

Nankai University


Learning outcomes

  • Investigate international conventions, charters and standards concerning the protection of World Heritage
  • Identify and judge the utility of different conceptualisations of heritage
  • Identify and implement knowledge of practical issues in cultural heritage management
  • Assess the management of different types of cultural heritage
  • Discuss the importance of the concept of cultural landscape to World Heritage projects
  • Evaluate the role that tourism plays in the production and consumption of culture in heritage practices


  • Week One: Cultural Tourism: Definitions and Concepts
  • Week Two: Mixed Heritage and Cultural Heritage Categories
  • Week Three: Heritage System: Managing and Safeguarding World Heritage Sites
  • Week Four: Cultural Landscapes: Meanings, Values, Assessment, Documentation
  • Week Five: Sustainable Indigenous Tourism
  • Week Six: Affect and Emotion in Heritage Tourism

Issued on 28th July 2020

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Free online course:

Culture and Tourism

Nankai University