MSc in Conservation and Restoration of Historical Structures and Monuments

Course Information Package

Course Unit TitleMASTERS DISSERTATION
Course Unit CodeMACOM15
Course Unit DetailsMSc Conservation and Restoration of Historical Structures (Required Courses) -
Number of ECTS credits allocated20
Learning Outcomes of the course unitBy the end of the course, the students should be able to:
  1. Identify the issues that govern the subject matter of a master’s thesis
  2. Recognize the necessity of research tools and use all available relevant sources.
  3. Utilize and apply knowledge and experience gained from all previous taught courses.
  4. Develop computational, experimental and design tools and use the relevant literature, in order to complete the thesis.
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-face
PrerequisitesNONECo-requisitesNONE
Recommended optional program componentsNONE
Course Contents

- Definition of the question, the relevant parameters, the brief and the aim of the project.
- Development of a Task Scheduler and Methodology approach.

- Bibliographic research and information.
- Execution of the required fieldwork (on site measurements and survey).
- Execution of the required computational, laboratory and design work.
- Preliminary results presentation.
- Completion of Master’s Thesis.

Recommended and/or required reading:
Textbooks
  • Will be researched by the student
References
  • All the bibliography of the masters program
Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The work will be executed by the close cooperation of the student with the supervisor. An important part of the work but will be implemented in the self-motivated student and initiatives so as to certify integrated personality and be able to investigate and resolve specific issues.
Each student will be required to file timely the required number of copies of the project in print and electronic form
.
Every student must make an oral presentation of the project before the Committee.

The exact number of copies of the project should be submitted and the procedure of the hearing will be determined by rules of the Graduate Program.

Assessment methods and criteria
Master’s Thesis 50%
Oral presentation of Master’s Thesis50%
Language of instructionGreek
Work placement(s)NO