Avaliação e Qualidade em Património Cultural

Mestrado em Arqueologia Pré-Histórica a Arte Rupestre
3 ECTS; 1º Ano, Anual, 7,0 TP + 12,0 TC + 8,0 S

Lecturer

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
The students will be introduced to the thematic of quality management as it is today applied to heritage management at international level, specially upon recognition of the HGES methodology by UNESCO. They should be able to apply these methodologies.

Program
Concepts.
Quality Management principles.
Assessment.
Cultural heritage.
Quality assessment models.
The specificities of cultural heritage.
Consumer focus.
Leadership.
People's involvement.
Procedural approach.
Systemic approach to management.
Systemic management increases effectiveness.
Benefits.
Outcomes.
Decisions based on rigorous analyses.
Benefits: informed decisions.
...

Evaluation Methodology
Work as part of a team:
Defining assessment grids
- In an xternal project
- In one's own project
Testing (e.g. Main Church, Almourol Castle, Train Museum, etc).
Presentations.

Bibliography

Method of interaction
Lectures supported by debates and group work where each student has his/her specific responsibilies.

Software used in class