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A master’s degree is a unit of study open to students at the gradual level. Students pursuing a program have the potential to expand their knowledge for the advancement of their careers or in preparation for doctorate programs. Completing a program typically takes one to two years.

What is a Master in Historic Preservation? These programs offer a thorough study of history, the preservation of buildings and artifacts and the socioeconomic significance of conservation in a larger scope. Course topics may include a technical look at architectural inspection and rehabilitation, conceptual research and analysis of the impact of preservation, European culture and heritage and urban rehabilitation laws. Students have the opportunity to cement a strong background of social and historical knowledge to draw on when applying the acquired skills necessary for rehabilitation intervention. 

Completing a master’s degree can equip students with many valuable and marketable skills. Learning efficient research methods, understanding how to communicate and consult as an expert in the field and being able to plan and organize projects can all benefit students competing for higher paying positions or continuing education.

The cost of beginning a program may vary depending upon each institution’s location and course duration. Prospective students should contact specific schools for further information about cost and requirements.

A Master in Historic Preservation offers a unique opportunity for students to become experts in a specialized field. Graduates can expect to find a variety of potential careers including researchers in public and private sectors, historians, preservation consultants, preservation project managers, preservation and design planners, community development directors, archivists, curators, event coordinators, library technicians, natural resource specialists and teachers.

Online courses, part-time schedules and international options are all available for students to explore. To get started, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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6 Results in Historic Preservation

Nakhchivan State University

The specialty of Architecture was established at the faculty of Fine Arts. The faculty of Engineering was established in 2005-2006 academic year and the chair of Architec ... [+]

Master in Restoration and Reorganisation of Architectural Monuments

The specialty of Architecture was established at the faculty of Fine Arts. The faculty of Engineering was established in 2005-2006 academic year and the chair of Architecture have been included in its composition.

Two specialties functioned in the chair of Architecture in 2005-2006 academic year:

Specialty of Architecture Specialty of industrial and civil construction

The faculty of Engineering began operating as the faculty of Engineering and Architecture in 2007-2008 academic year and there were 4 chairs. One of them is the chair of Architecture.

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Azerbaijan Nakhchivan
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Universidade da Coruña

The Master's Degree in Architectural Rehabilitation is an annual cycle of studies whose purpose is to offer advanced training in the areas of inspection and intervention ... [+]

Introduction

The Master's Degree in Architectural Rehabilitation Is an official cycle of studies of annual duration whose purpose is to offer advanced training in the areas of inspection and intervention in the built heritage.

The theme is of the greatest interest in the current socio-economic framework, which has resulted in a drastic reduction in the construction of new plant construction. The evidence suggests that this will be a sustained trend at least in the medium term, although partially offset by the increasing demand for technical inspection and conservation tasks, and the increase in works related to the renovation, rehabilitation and restoration of buildings, In line with the European alignments of Architecture of the last decades.... [-]

Spain A Coruña
September 2019
Spanish
Full-time
1 year
Campus
OBS Business School

The Master in Banking, Financial Markets and Asset Management OBS enables you to obtain various certifications for professional financial advice EFPA (European Financial ... [+]

Master in Banking, Financial Markets and Wealth Management

The Master in Banking, Financial Markets and Asset Management aims to train professionals in the financial and wealth advisory services with competence, skills and abilities to develop their activities in the global, diverse and multidisciplinary environment.

In recent years, asset management is one of the economic areas that has undergone a major transformation based fundamentally on three pillars: banks, with a large increase in supply and variety of financial products in which we invest, financial markets increasingly complex, with a close relationship with the geopolitical news and the speed at which events unfold and finally, people with greater financial culture that fosters a more active and direct participation in management their heritage. We are facing a higher level of complexity and the need for highly specialized professionals.... [-]

Spain Barcelona Madrid
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Full-time
Part-time
12 months
Online
University of Bologna

The course is aimed at the education and training of Conservation Scientist, a scientist with knowledge on chemistry, physics, biology, geology and informatics applied to ... [+]

The course is aimed at the education and training of Conservation Scientist, a scientist with knowledge on chemistry, physics, biology, geology and informatics applied to cultural heritage and further knowledge in conservation (ethics, history, cultural values, historical technologies, past and present conservation technologies and practice, specific scientific aspects, etc.). His/her formation enables him/her to contribute to the study and conservation of cultural heritage within an interdisciplinary team.

5 reasons to enrol on the degree programme The course trains conservation scientists, professionals involved in the scientific study of cultural heritage You’ll penetrate the hidden material constitution of works of art You’ll be trained on the use of the most advanced analytical techniques currently used to study cultural heritage You will study within a team of international and interdisciplinary students Scholarships for thesis abroad are available every year Admission requirements ... [-]
Italy Ravenna
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University of Bologna

HBR international curriculum is built to meet the needs of new professionals, by focusing on the diagnosis of conservation conditions and on the definition of procedures ... [+]

HBR international curriculum is built to meet the needs of new professionals, by focusing on the diagnosis of conservation conditions and on the definition of procedures for consolidation and rehabilitation of the historic artefacts.The specific target of HBR Master is to train highly specialized professionals, equipped with the skills suitable to perform and direct the planning, coordination and control activities within the historic buildings rehabilitation processes. Successful completion of the HBR curriculum allows to obtain a Masters graduation in Engineering of Building Processes and Systems, and to pursue a professional career or to continue an academic career.

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Italy Ravenna
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Full-time
2 years
Campus
Nalanda University

The School of Historical Studies (SHS) is a dynamic community of faculty members and graduate students, engaged in a systematic and rigorous inquiry into some of the fund ... [+]

Students in the MA program in Historical Studies gain a broad acquaintance with historical methodologies and historiography as well as undertake coursework with specific, closely defined topics on a variety of historical periods and through a variety of materials.

The thrust areas of the School are,

Asian Interconnections, Economic History, Anthropology, East Asian History, Cultural and Oral Histories of India, and History of Science.

A student must complete a total of 64 credits. This includes completion of compulsory, elective, and seminar courses along with the completion of an MA Dissertation.

Course Curriculum 9 Compulsory courses equivalent to 27 credits (3 X 9) 8 Electives equivalent to 24 credits (3 X 8) 4 Seminar courses equivalent to 4 credits (1 X 4) 1 Dissertation component equivalent to 9 credits (1 X 9) ... [-]
India Delhi
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Full-time
2 years
Campus