251.706 Monument Preservation/Heritage Sciences I: Fundamentals
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand the theoretical aspects of monument preservation and monument science. They are able to discuss and work on current research topics in a medium and long-term perspective.

Subject of course

Fundamentals of monument preservation and heritage sciences. Congruence and contradiction - charters, conventions and declarations on heritage conservation

History of monument preservation, monument values, fundamentals, principles and definitions, theoretical discussion, charters, conventions, memoranda (international, national and local).

Discourse about social and political relevance of monument preservation, formulation of current research topics, medium and long term perspectives.

Teaching methods



Group work

Mode of examination


Additional information

First core subject in the Module "Monument Preservation and Measures on the monument"

Introduction on 08.03.2021 at 5 pm in HS 17 (staircase 7, 3rd floor) - attendance is compulsory! In case of unexcused absence the place will be given away!

Weekly Monday, 09:00 a.m., SR 257 - Department of Monument Conservation and Building in Existing Contexts (Staircase 3, 2nd floor)

Start: 15.03.2021 - single dates will be announced, please note the current updates on our homepage!

Registration exclusively via the registration pools in TISS

Please monitor our homepage for the latest information and updates!


Diese Lehrveranstaltung ist Teil von [SIQ!] Bauforschung.Denkmalpflege


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Examination modalities


Group work

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
22.02.2021 09:00 01.03.2021 23:59 01.03.2021 23:59

Registration modalities

Anmeldung ist ausschließlich über die Anmeldepools im TISS möglich


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 443 Architecture