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2019-2020 University Catalog 
2019-2020 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PRES 501 - Fundamentals of Preservation Practice

Prerequisites: None
Major: MS in Preservation Practices

Delivery: Lecture

This course examines practices for managing and intervening in the historic built environment through contemporary preservation planning and design  practices. Topics include the social, economic, and cultural uses of the preserved historic environment; US and international frameworks for preservation; government, nonprofit and corporate involvement at the national, state and local level in the US context; preservation planning in urban rural settings; and documentation, assessment and treatment techniques. The course includes case studies, field trips and guest lecturers.

3 credits

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