Studies in Building Conservation

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: HA 489D

Theoretical and applied studies in the conservation of historic structures. Topics may include site history, pathology, preservation and repair of selected materials (wood, masonry, brick, plasterwork, metalwork), chromochronology. Laboratory sessions on the examination and analysis of materials may be conducted.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of AHVS 489D, HA 489D (if taken in the same topic).
  • May be taken more than once for credit in different topics with permission of the department to a maximum of 4.5 units.
  • Subject to differential fees; consult Fees for Undergraduate Programs.

Undergraduate course in Art History and Visual Studies offered by the Department of Art History and Visual Studies in the Faculty of Fine Arts.

Summer Fall Spring

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