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The Conservation of Material Cultural Heritage

University of Haifa


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The program designed to prepare its graduates to be professional conservation personnel, with high abilities to integrate research and practical field work.


Main subjects:


-Theory, ethics, history and philosophy of conservation.

-Bases of materials science.

-Background on humanistic studies and on material culture heritage.

-Conservation research methods and its applications.

-Documentation methods.

-Conservation methods and its applications.


The studies include field trips and workshops instructed by conservation specialists, and an instructed internship in an operating conservation labs or projects.