Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: This subject is taught intensively between 28 July and 15 August 2014; pre-teaching preparation 7 - 27 July 2014. Students may require an additional week to complete treatments. |
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Total time commitment 120 hours
Admission to the Master of Cultural Material Conservation (MC-CULMC). Subject prerequisite CUMC40007 Technical Examination and Documentation (or equivalent) and CUMC40008 Conservation Materials Chemistry
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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.
During the pre-teaching period students are expected to complete the course readings, review the lectures and any other course preparation as outlined on the LMS. The LMS will become available at the commencement of the pre-teaching dates.
Upon completion of this subject students should be able to:
A draft technical report of 2000 words (20%), a practical manual (20%) and a final technical report the equivalent of 3000 words (60%) will be due over assessment period from 28 July - 8 September 2014.
Hurdle requirement: students must attend a minimum of 75% of workshops/tutorials in order to pass this subject. Assessment submitted late without an approved extension will be penalised at 2% per day; after five days, no late assessment will be accepted. In-class tasks missed without approval will not be marked. All pieces of written work must be submitted to pass this subject.
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A subject reader will be available in the pre-teaching period. Additional texts may be recommended.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
150 Point Master of Cultural Material Conservation |
200 Point Master of Cultural Material Conservation
Cultural Material Conservation
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