Course Description and Credit Information

Cleveland Square provides an opportunity to revitalize the cities downtown and connect people and create a new placemaking space. James Corner speaks about his designs for remodeling Cleveland's Public Square as a 21st century, multi-use public space. He describes his plans in detail, including the changing of traffic patterns, a resting water/fountain area, a sloping field, and a café.

Corner also the discusses physical and visible connection of the Civil War Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument which currently resides in Public Square. The aspects of the design including connections, visibility lines, green areas, and water design elements.


Learning Objectives:

1. Comprehend how spaces can help to economically revitalize an area.

2. Understand design elements and the feeling a space can create that makes people drawn to spaces.

3. Learn how programming of a space can help to create the connection of people to the space.

4. Understand how connection physically and visibly, can create orientation and focus within the design.


General Course Information






Pre-recorded webinar


James Corner, Founder - James Corner Field Operations


US State Approvals

LA CES Approved


States: AK, AL, AR, CT, DE, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MO, MS, NE, NH, NM, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY


North Carolina


New Jersey




New York
***Each licensee is responsible for determining if this course meets the state requirements


GA, MN, and SD 
**Explanation: There is no process to get courses pre-approved in your state, but there should be no issues getting this course approved.
If not approved, we will exchange it for another course or provide a full refund.

**See explanation


Canada Provinces and Territories

British Columbia

Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES


Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES

Course curriculum

    1. Video

    1. Take the Quiz

    1. Take the Survey

About this course

  • $24.95
  • 3 lessons
  • 1 hour of video content