Applied Conservation and Restoration

Mestrado em Conservação e Restauro
ECTS; º Ano, , 0,0 T + 0,0 PL + 0,0 TP + 0,0 P + 0,0 TC + 0,0 S + 0,0 E + 0,0 OT + 0,0 O


Not applicable.

On completion of this unit students should have developed a good degree of autonomy in conservation and restoration and be able to diagnose, examine, identify and record movable and immovable assets. Make proposals for intervention and prepare conservation and restoration reports.

1. Speciality definition: Graphic Documents, Petrous Materials, Ceramic materials, Sculpture,Easel painting and Furniture.
2. Laboratory operation
3. Definition and development of a methodology for action
4. Conservation and restoration actions in movable and immovable cultural assets.
5. Preparation of a report.
6. Seminar in C&R and

Evaluation Methodology
Theoretical-practical assessment includes a written essay (20%).
Laboratory assessment includes class project work and final report (80%).
Minimum pass grade is 10/20 calculated as weighted average.

- Almada, C. e Figueira, L. e Serrão, V. (2000). História e restauro da pintura do retábulo-mor do Mosteiro dos Jerónimos. Lisboa: IPPAR
- Brandi, C. (1988). Teoría de la Restauración. Madrid: Alianza Editorial
- Ferreira, I. (2009). Azulejos tradicionais de fachada em Ovar: Contributos para uma metodologia de conservação e restauro. Ovar: Câmara Municipal de Ovar
- AAVV, . (2001). As rochas dos monumentos portugueses ? tipologias e patologias. (Vol. 1). Lisboa: IPPAR

Method of interaction
Lectures and seminars with invited experts and field trips. Laboratory classes focused on the production of conservation and restoration projects.

Software used in class