Institute for the Creative Arts

Course Title: Bachelor in Conservation (Honours)
Course Code: CA6-12-23


Course details

Mode: Internship and Live Cases
This full-time undergraduate course in conservation-restoration studies provides the learner with the opportunity to obtain the fundamental knowledge, skills and competences in conservation-restoration in a particular area of studies on offer. After an initial common year, learners then have the possibility to focus on a specific area. During the three years, which include practice-led formation and internships, the learner appreciates the complex nature of conservation-restoration as an interdisciplinary endeavour in which the conservation-restoration graduate collaborates with other members of a multidisciplinary team under the supervision of a warranted conservatorrestorer, for the benefit of theheritage. Through the final-year dissertation project of choice the learner has the opportunity to delve into further detail within the area of focus.
Dan il-kors full-time fl-istudji dwar il-konservazzjoni-restawr jipprovdi lill-istudent bl-opportunità li jikseb l-għarfien, il-ħiliet u l-kompetenzi fundamentali fil-konservazzjoni u r-restawr. Wara sena, l-istudenti jkollhom il-possibbiltà li jiffokaw fuq qasam speċifiku. Matul it-tliet snin, li jinkludu formazzjoni mmexxija mill-prattika u apprendistati, l-istudent japprezza n-natura kumplessa tal-konservazzjoni u r-restawr bħala sforz interdixxiplinarju li fih il-gradwat tal-konservazzjoni u r-restawr jikkollabora ma’ membri oħra ta’ tim multidixxiplinarju taħt is-superviżjoni tal-konservatur-restawratur b’warrant, għall-ġid tal-wirt storiku. Permezz tal-proġett tal-għażla tal-aħħar sena, l-istudent għandu l-opportunità li jidħol f’aktar dettall fi ħdan il-qasam speċifiku.
MQF Level: 6
Duration: 3 Years Full-time
Entry requirements: MCAST Advanced Diploma in Cultural Heritage Skills*
MCAST Advanced Diploma in Masonry Heritage Skills (Mastru)*
any MCAST Advanced Diploma
2 A-Level passes and 2 I-Level passes.

* Students progressing from the MCAST Advanced Diploma in Cultural Heritage Skills and MCAST Advanced Diploma in Masonry Heritage Skills will be given preference in cases where the number of applicants exceeds the number of available places.

Other entry requirements: Applicants may be asked to sit for an Interview and/or present their Portfolio.
Career opportunities: Assistant conservator-restorer in the heritage sector
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