CH 571

Determining Significance of Heritage Resources

Units: 1.5

Focuses on the definition of the heritage value or significance of a historic place or resource as a key step in the management of cultural heritage resources. It explores the range of historical aesthetic, social and scientific values that establish the character-defining elements of historic resources, including buildings, structures, historic districts and cultural landscapes. Various methods of inventory and evaluation are discussed along with their roles in guiding subsequent conservation planning and decision-making.


  • Credit will only be granted for one of CH 571, AHVS 489C, HA 489C.
  • A combined undergraduate and graduate course.

Graduate course in the Cultural Heritage Management program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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