Art History and Heritage Preservation
The course in Art History and Heritage Preservation is aimed at art loving students who seek a specialized training in order to cover high level positions with important responsibilities within public and private institutions dealing with research, preservation, enhancement, management, promotion and dissemination of the historical-artistic heritage.
It provides advanced skills in the various fields of figurative arts and architecture – from the Middle Ages to the Contemporary Age, from the methods and techniques of restoration and cataloguing to the use of the Web. Taught lessons are combined with seminars, workshops, laboratory activities, visits to relevant exhibitions, museums and monuments, and internships in public/private institutions operating in the cultural sector.
Graduates will be able to find work as curator, museum officer, exhibition planner, artistic evaluator, editor. They can also access further education, in order to find employment in schools, by teaching History of Art, or in other institutions like universities, museums and Government’s department of cultural affairs.