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In this article, Dr David Chapman discusses the online courses, 'Unlocking Tourist Destinations' & 'Unlocking Place Potential'.

Congratulations! You have now completed ‘Placemaking and Public Space Design: Unlocking Design Potential’. We hope the course have been fun and rewarding and that you have gained new perspectives about urban spaces and placeshaping.

You have now learned how to analyse and understand public space, what makes certain places attractive to people and how the micro-climate plays a key role in a places success or failure.

This is not, however, the end! You can continue your journey by undertaking the online courses, ‘Placemaking and Public Space Design: Unlocking Tourist Destinations’ and ‘Placemaking and Public Space Design: Unlocking Place Potential’.

In these courses you will explore public space through more detailed exercises in micro-climate and shaping of places. These will further develop your placemaking skills and help arm you to be a creative, confident and proactive actor in the place marketing, branding and hospitality industry.

Again, thank you for joining the course, and good luck with your future projects!

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