Applied Sciences to Cultural Heritage, Materials and Sites, Master | University of Padua | Padova, Italy
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Applied Sciences to Cultural Heritage, Materials and Sites

24 months
Duration
2533 EUR/year
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About

The Applied Sciences to Cultural Heritage, Materials and Sites degree from University of Padua acknowledges the recent scientific advances in the investigation of cultural heritage materials at different scales, from the site/landscape survey to diagnostics at the molecular and atomic levels, and the interpretation of derived information.

Overview

Based on truly interdisciplinary collaborations, the Applied Sciences to Cultural Heritage, Materials and Sites degree from University of Padua offers the theoretical background and the necessary practical knowledge towards the application of scientific methods to archaeological and cultural heritage materials.

Career opportunities

Graduates work as archaeologist, archaeological scientists, consultants and planners for diagnostic programs of sites and CH objets, managers of archaeological sites, consultants and planners for Museums, consultants and planners for conservation programs. In Italy, they can specialize further and enroll in the list of professional archaeologists. Their competences and knowledge will be unique for the interpretation and valorization of archaeological and CH materials.

The University of Padua is among the top 100 in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022 for Archeology.

It is also among the top 200 in the Times Higher Education's World University Rankings 2022 for Archeology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Integrated analysis of cultural heritage materials
  • Geomorphology of archaeological landscapes and sites
  • Suite of courses on Materials properties and conservation (stone materials, binders, biomaterials)
  • Geoarchaeology and micromorphology
  • Dating techniques
  • Geophysics for cultural heritage
  • Macromolecules and genetics
  • Communication and digital experience in CH

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

First Call:

  • 2 November - 2 February

Second Call:

  • 2 March - 2 May

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum three-year undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in Chemical and Physical Sciences, Engineering, Computers Sciences, Architectural and Environmental Sciences, Geological Sciences, Geography, Turism Sciences, Cultural Heritage, Archaeology, or Human Sciences, with proven skills and/or motivation in Archaeological Sciences and Conservation of Cultural Heritage
  • Additional entry requirements – Entry title and GPA

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2533 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2533 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2533 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2533 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Padua

750 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Our tuition fees don’t exceed 2700 euros per year. Scholarship and fee waivers are available for international students, for more information visit our website.

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