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Fall 2023
Mar 01, 2024
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ARCH 540 - Introduction to Preservation
This course presents the history, philosophy and current practice of heritage presevation. Students examine the roles of significant public, private and non-profit preservation agencies and organizations. The legal basis of preservation is studied, as well as the process for documenting, designating and protecting heritage places. Preservation treatment and re-use options are examined in light of conservation, sustainability and cultural continuity concerns. Prerequisite: permission of the program director. Not open to students who have credit in ARCH 440. Open only to MSHP and HP certificate students or by permission of the HP director.
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Graduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Seminar, Study Abroad

Architecture Department

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges:     
      Architecture and Planning
Must be enrolled in one of the following Fields of Study (Major, Minor, or Concentration):
      Historic Preservation
Must be enrolled in one of the following Classifications:     

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