Prevention and Monitoring III

Course Code :1016FOWCOR
Study domain:Conservation and Restoration
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:20
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Patrick Storme
Carolina van der Star
Marieke Verboven

3. Course contents *

Students will learn about the environmental factors that influence a monument / heritage object. Various testing methods, monitoring of influences and possible problems caused by climatic environmental factors will be studied by means of validation of measurement data, calibration of models and optimisation of measurement method.

Students will learn to work with the methodology of collection risk management and will learn about solutions for monuments and collections after calamities.

We will focus on optimising potential problematic environment conditions, methods of improvement trajectories with regard to risk management, integral security care, collection assistance and optimising depot management.