CP-5 Heritage Protection (conservation notions)

The Faculty of Interior Architecture / Interior Architecture
4th Year, sem 1, 2022-2023 | Compulsory Course | Hours/Week: 2C | ECTS Credits: 2
History & Theory of Architecture and Heritage Conservation
Course Leader:
prof.dr.arh. Sergiu Nistor
Learning outcomes:
Awareness about the principles of scientific conservation. Awareness aboutr the fundamentals of Romanian laws in historic buildings preservation Awareness in the use of the main instruments of investigation the historic buildings.
The emergence and the evolution of the term "historic monument" as well as the concern for the preservation of the architectural works of the past: Antiquity, Middle Ages, Renaissance, Inlightment Monument vs Historic Monument, what this difference means Conservation doctrines - XIXth century Conservation doctrines - XXth century The Venice Charter - presentation and comments The Venice Charter - presentation and comments The Romanian legislation for the protection of historic buildings International Charters The preservation of the authenticity throughout restoration Survey and research techniques Typology of restoration interventions: Romanian examples
Teaching Method:
Written individual exam, with the actual presence of student i the examination room Mandatory attendance for admission to the exam: at least 6 courses
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On condition that no other regulation will stipulate otherwise, the exam will be a written, face to face exam, and will consist of 2 (two) questions to be answered by the student within a 50 minutes timeframe.