City Planners

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City Planners

City Planners - Knowledge

Urban and regional planners need knowledge in the following areas:

  • English Language: The meaning and use of the English language.
  • Law, Government, and Jurisprudence: Laws, rules of the court, and the politics.
  • Administration and Management: How to run a business or group.
  • Geography: How to describe the location, features, and relationships of land, sea, and air.
  • Communications and Media: How to produce written, spoken or visual media.
  • Customer and Personal Service: Providing special services to customers based on their needs.
  • Transportation: The methods and costs for moving people, goods, and materials.
  • Sociology and Anthropology: Where people come from and how they behave.
  • Education and Training: The methods of teaching and learning.
  • Personnel and Human Resources: The policies to hire and retain employees.
  • Design: Making and using plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
  • Mathematics: The rules and uses of numbers.
  • Public Safety and Security: How to protect people and property.
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.