Object and Context II.C

Course Code :1043FOWCOR
Study domain:Conservation and Restoration
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:24
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Faculty decision based on student file
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Guy Bovyn
Marc Jacobs
Kristel De Vis

3. Course contents *

A sociological approach to the field of heritage from the perspective delivered by the actor-network theory. The student is introduced to the way heritage communities are produced, heritage actors are part of a broader network, heritage objects can be understood as actors, and the role of texts within the process of constructing heritage.