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Course syllabus N500P5_4D - Principles of Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage (FCFT - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Course unit code: N500P5_4D
Course unit title: Principles of Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 3
Recommended semester/trimester: Conservation of Heritage Materials and Objects - doctoral (optional), 1. year
Organic Technology and Technology of Fuels - doctoral (optional), 1. year
Level of study: 3.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Submission of the seminar task and fulfillment of its requirements corresponding to 60 points and passing the exam.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The students will gain knowledge facilitating interdisciplinary communication and sound decision-making in cultural heritage conservation and restoration. The analysis of the cultural context, philosophical and ethical principles as well as current international recommendations and charters will allow them to evaluate the possibilities of safeguarding the values, authenticity and integrity of heritage objects and thus use the most appropriate methods and processes for determining the interventions.
Course contents:
-history of cultural heritage conservation, selected theories, terminology
-international documents and organizations
-UNECSO World Cultural and Natural Heritage principles
-heritage valuee, their cultural conditioning, authenticity and integrity
-methods of approach to heritage a conditioning factors of choices
-heritage management and monitoring principles
-presentation and visitors management
-selected current coinservation and restoration issues
-levels of interventions, the critical decision-making prtocess. Traditional materials and technologies in context of present-day new possibilities
Recommended or required reading:
JOKILEHTO, J. -- FEILDEN, B M. Príručka manažmentu lokalít svetového kultúrneho dedičstva. Rím, Bratislava: ICCROM, AINova, 2010. 162 p. ISBN 978-80-968598-3-2.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 3

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Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. arch. Andrea Urlandová, PhD. (person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Last modification: 26. 4. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. arch. Andrea Urlandová, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Tomáš Molnár on 04/26/2019.

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