Programme info

Micro-credential: Heritage Tomorrow: an Introduction in 24 Hours

Learning outcomes

This micro-credential focuses on the following learning outcomes.

1. The participant is able to describe the domains and the evolution of the semantic field of the concept of heritage in the 21st century.

2. The participant is able to explain the differences between and the structure and purposes of the heritage conventions of UNESCO and of the Council of Europe and to comment on the major challenges in implementing these policy instruments.

3. The participant is able to combine elements from global and/or European heritage conventions, charters and other frameworks (including the sustainable development goals and the rest of the Agenda 2030) to craft and defend an argument about a contemporary heritage issue, in “appropriate vocabulary”.

4. The participant is able to critically comment on heritage significance assessment processes.

Practical information

Intensive course organized over 4 days in last week of September and the first week of October. Physical presence on campus is mandatory.

Evaluation

Assignment deadline end of October.