Certificate of Achievement

Mary Templeman Hogg - O'Rourke

has completed the following course:

Cultural Heritage and the City

European University Institute (EUI) and Global Governance Programme

This online course explored the role of cultural heritage in cities. It provided an introduction to the multilevel governance of heritage and insight into how cities can harness the impacts of heritage from an economic, political and social standpoint. The course introduced several policy instruments mobilized by cities to preserve, enhance and promote their heritage: conventions, labels, events, rehabilitation projects or participatory initiatives.

3 weeks, 4 hours per week

Anna Triandafyllidou


European University Institute (EUI)

Jeremie Molho

Research Associate

Global Governance Programme


Learning outcomes

  • Explain what cultural heritage is, its different types and how it has emerged as an area of public policy
  • Identify the key actors of cultural heritage governance
  • Evaluate the impacts of cultural heritage projects on cities
  • Explain the tensions between urban development and cultural heritage
  • Compare the governance of heritage in different cities or countries


Cultural Heritage in an Urbanising World

  • What is cultural heritage?
  • Cultural heritage policies
  • Cities and their heritage

The Governance of Heritage

  • Heritage governance
  • Heritage in urban strategies
  • Heritage and urban development

Heritage and Urban Change

  • Urban transformations
  • Cultural heritage vs urban development
  • The role of civil society
  • Events and City identity
  • European Capitals of Culture

Issued on 17th January 2022

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Free online course:

Cultural Heritage and the City

European University Institute (EUI)