Programme Description

Programme Description

University of Malta

Faculty for the Built Environment

Master of Science in Conservation of Decorative Architectural Surfaces (Preparatory Programme)

(for courses commencing October 2021)


Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

BLH4009 Development of Practical and Manual Skills 10 ECTS
BLH4012 Traditional Materials and Technologies 10 ECTS

For Arts Graduates

BLH4010 Science and Materials Science for Conservation 20 ECTS

For Science Graduates

BLH4015 Art, Architecture and Archaeology for Conservation 20 ECTS

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

BLH4005 Research Methods for Cultural Heritage 5 ECTS
BLH4013 Documentation for Conservation 5 ECTS

Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

BLH4008 Graduate Work-in-Progress Seminars 5 ECTS
BLH4016 Conservation History and Ethics 5 ECTS

Notes: NC = Non Compensatable
Last Updated: 4 October 2021
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