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Learn to combine text and graphics into a coherent document. At the end of this course, you will be able to identify all the elements of a document, understand their purpose, and use them effectively.

AICP CM

This course will introduce planners to property cash flow analysis, which provides the foundation for real estate pro forma analysis.

AICP CM CNU-A

This course reviews approaches and tools to make editing routine and useful. At the end of this course, you will know how and when to edit. You'll be able to set up a style sheet, apply it to a document, and refine your work to create a polished document.

AICP CM

This course will introduce planners to the concept of time value of money that will provide the foundation for real estate pro forma analysis.

AICP CM CNU-A

This course reviews the different types of documents planners are called on to write—from one-page memos to complex master plans—and apply a simple writing approach that ensures the document's points are complete, compelling, and accurate.

AICP CM

This course shows how to develop a building program for an education facility. A program, sometimes referred to as educational specifications, documents the vision, goals, activities, square footage needs, and spatial relationships for new or newly renovated facility before the design process begins.

AICP CM

This course shows the steps necessary to develop a successful facility master plan for K-12 education.

AICP CM

The final course in the "Form-Based Codes 101" series explores citywide form-based coding—the assessment of an entire city to determine where form-based code application should occur. 

AICP CM

This course explores the legal issues of creating and using a form-based code. 

AICP CM CNU-A

This course explores basic questions and decisions to consider when preparing a form-based code. It also covers the different approaches to regulating urban form and provides guidance for selecting an organizing principle for your form-based code. Finally, the course explains the visioning and creating of a plan, followed by drafting, testing, and assembling your code. 

AICP CM CNU-A

Downtowns are the historic center of most American cities. In this course, we will review their role in establishing the past and future character of the city, walking through a series of form-based code case studies across a range of scales and contexts.

AICP CM CNU-A LA CES

Corridors have historically been a key element of the urban fabric of every American town and city, yet they are also commonly problematic. This course looks at the roots of the problem for examples of how corridors can be designed and coded. 

AICP CM CNU-A LA CES

This course introduces the essential elements of neighborhoods. 

AICP CM CNU-A LA CES

This course will teach you the skills to appreciate and analyze the measures and functions of good urbanism. 

AICP CM CNU-A LA CES

In this course we will define form-based codes, explain why they were invented, and distinguish them from conventional "use-based" zoning ordinances—all with an emphasis on placemaking and walkability. We will provide an overview of the development of form-based codes, their mandatory and optional component parts, and the importance of making form-based codes context or place-specific. 

AICP CM CNU-A LA CES

This course uses economic thinking to investigate local government. The course includes discussions of public goods, market failure, private communities, and homevoter cities. 

AICP CM

Through history, people have become better off as they urbanized. This course investigates how and why the quality of life has improved in cities.

AICP CM

In this course, we'll cover the web interface of CartoDB, an innovative online mapping platform. Learn how to setup a basic map, add data from ArcGIS and other sources, and publish your map on the web.

AICP CM CNU-A

In this course, we'll use the skills and techniques covered in the previous three Photoshop CC courses to create an advanced visual simulation of a re-imagined public space.

AICP CM CNU-A

This course provides an introduction to environmental economics by exploring the economic effects of national and local environmental policies. By the end of the course, you'll understand market failure, externalities, and private and social costs, applying these concepts to issues like recycling, species preservation, and climate change.

AICP CM