International Conservation Practice 1

Gabriela Krist
Conservation and Restoration, Conservation and Restoration
2024S, Übungen (UE), 6.0 ECTS, 1.0 semester hours, course number S04532


Content: The workshop is a unique format, specially designed for this Joint Master Programme "Cultural Heritage Conservation and Management". It is attended by all students of the programme and takes place in the conservation studios of the Institute of Conservation. Students work on conservation practice projects together: All projects involve a technical survey, condition report, discussion of concept and measures and its practical execution, and a photographic and written documentation.

In addition, excursions to sites, museums and storages in Vienna are held; dates are arranged at the beginning of the workshop.

Aim: Training hands-on skills in the various areas of practical conservation, presentation of work progress and discussion of methodological approaches with peers and instructor.


Examination Modalities

Examination Modalities:

Regular attendance (at least 80% presence)

Active participation in discussions

Active participation in conservation practice

Written report including technical survey, condition report, conservation concept and documentation


19 July 2024, 09:00–29 August 2024, 16:30

Course Enrolment

From 05 February 2024, 00:00 to 15 March 2024, 17:00
Via online registration

Cultural Heritage Conservation and Management (joint programme) (Master): Conservation Practice: International Conservation Practice 1-2 (Angewandte) 572/012.12

Co-registration: not possible

Attending individual courses: not possible