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Theory and History of Conservation

Course
KU0870
Master’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
25%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-24352
Tuition
Full education cost: 14 875 SEK
First payment: 14 875 SEK

No fees are charged for EU and EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students.

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About

The course aims to provide in-depth understanding of basic concepts and theoretical
issues in the field of conservation through historical and international perspective.  Students are trained to use conservation concepts in a critical and independent way. The principles and context of international declarations and conventions are presented and analysed. Furthermore, the course deals with the history of conservation and conservation ethics through selected examples.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

Bachelor in Conservation (180 credits) or equivalent. Students with other academic background relevant to the subject area of cultural heritage corresponding to at least degree (180 credits) can after consideration be given access to the course.

Selection