251.713 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.

2022S, UE, 2.0h, 2.5EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.5
  • Type: UE Exercise
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to impart basic knowledge om the fields of industrial monument preservation and of research on industrial culture structures, in particular about history and scientific research methods on industrial archaeology as well as about strategies by dealing with the care for our industrial heritage.

The practise cares for background knowledge about the content of the lectures on monument preservation and industrial archaeology.

Subject of course

Terminology, history of industrial archaeology, history of the industrial revolution, stock of industrial monuments, values of monuments, endangering of the industrial heritage, laws and public relations, methods of prevention and inventory.

Teaching methods

More detailed processing and discussion on the contents of the lectures on monument preservation and industrial archaeology.

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Core subject in the Module "Monument Preservation"

Introductional lecture (for previously registered students only!) on 07.03.2022, 5:00 p.m.  LIVE

Meetings every Wednesday, 1:00 p.m.

Start: 4.05.2022 (SEM 257, Main Building, Stairs 3, 2. floor)



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




Examination modalities

Finishing a report which will be presented orally.

Course registration

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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