Taught course

Conservation Science and Technology for Cultural Heritage

Ca'Foscari University of Venice · Department of Environmental Sciences, Informatics and Statistics
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Entry requirements

Admission onto the course requires the fulfillment of minimum curricular requirements and adequate personal preparation. You must also have a certified knowledge of English at least level B2.

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Months of entry


Course content

The master’s degree programme prepares experts (conservation scientists) in the diagnostic and conservation of cultural heritage, providing solid interdisciplinary scientific training that combines chemistry, physics, biology, computer science and geology with innovative technologies for storage of artifacts. The training course is designed to prepare a professional figure able to interact with experts in other disciplines involved in the process of the protection and conservation of cultural assets, acting as a technical and scientific reference.

The graduate will be able to design and test new technologies for restoration work, to develop projects for prevention of damage and maintenance of cultural heritage and to run diagnostic tests for the characterization of artifacts.

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

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full time
36 months

Course contact details

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