Master's Degree in Conservation Science and Technology for Cultural Heritage

Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Programme Description

Master's Degree in Conservation Science and Technology for Cultural Heritage

Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Masters in Conservation Science and Technology for Cultural Heritage

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 artefacts. 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 artefacts.

Link to the Degree Programme page

Link to the application page

Level of qualification

Master’s degree programme

Teaching language

English

Access to the programme

Unlimited, with the possession of minimum entry requirements

(20 places are reserved for non-EU students residing abroad).

Admission requirements

  • minimum curricular requirements
  • an adequate personal preparation
  • a certified knowledge of English at least level B2

Admission requirements are verifiable on the webpage dedicated to admission requirements.

Learning outcomes

This programme trains conservation scientists working in the conservation of historic-artistic heritage, with a strong scientific interdisciplinary education including chemistry, physics, biology, computer science and geology as well as innovative technologies for the conservation of artefacts, who will be able to interact with experts from other fields involved in the conservation process.

Occupational profiles

Master’s Degree students will be able to carry out professional activities at professional companies and organisations operating in the sectors of restoration, protection of cultural heritage and the environmental recuperation as well as at local firms and specific institutions such as public and private superintendencies, libraries, archives and institutes of research.

Access to further studies

Professional Master’s Programmes (1st and 2nd level) and PhD programmes.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated June 21, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
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Oct. 2018
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Full time
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Locations
Italy - Venice, Veneto
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Oct. 2018
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