251.712 monument preservation and industrial civilisation
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019S, VO, 1.0h, 1.0EC


  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 1.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

The objects of the lectures tend to get basic informations and knowledge on industrial monument preservation and industrial archaeology. Special attention be meant for the history and the methods of industrial archaeology and the duties as well as the strategies of monument preservation when dealing with the industrial heritage.

Subject of course

The history of industrial revolution, the history of industrial monument preservation in Austria and in several European countries, the development of industrial archaeology to be established as a scientific field; definition of terms like 'technical monument' or 'industrial heritage' as well as 'industrial landscape'.

Additional information

Core subject in the Module "Monument Preservation"

Introductional lecture (for previously registered students only!) on 04.03.2019, 5:00 p.m. at the Auditorium 17.

Meetings every Wednesday, 1:00 p.m.

Start: 13.03.2019 (SEM 257, Main Building, Stairs 3, 2. floor)



Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
18.02.2019 09:00 25.02.2019 23:59 25.02.2019 23:59


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 443 Architecture


William Jones: Dictionary of Industrial Archaeology, Sparkford (2nd ed.) 2006

Detlef Hopp (Hg.): Industrie. Archäologie. Essen. Industriearchäologie in Essen, Essen 2011

Hans-Peter Bärtschi: Industriekultur im Kanton Zürich. Vom Mittelalter bis heute, Zürich 1994