Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: A 1-hour lecture and a 2-hour tutorial or practical class each week |
Total Time Commitment: Total time commitment 120 hours
|Prerequisites:||Admission to the Master of Cultural Material Conservation; subject prerequisite 108-451 Technical Examination and Documentation|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||N/A|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||N/A|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this course are articulated in the Course Description, Course Objectives and Generic Skills of this entry. |
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CoordinatorMs Holly Jones-Amin
This subject introduces the current philosophy, ethics, materials and techniques used in the interventive conservation of artefacts. Students learn to document the condition and materials of artefacts within their specialisation, and to examine the ethical frameworks for the development of treatment decisions. Students develop and carry out minor treatment programs on selected objects.
|Objectives:||Upon completion of this subject students should be able to: |
|Assessment:||A draft technical report of 2000 words, 20% (due mid semester) practical work and a final technical report the equivalent of 3000 words, 80% (due end of semester)|
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A subject reader will be available.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Master of Cultural Material Conservation |
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