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Conservation Solutions   


Module leader: Gareth Dean


  • to provide an understanding of principles and practice in conservation design & project management and the need for effective techniques and heritage-led solutions
  • to explore some of the key funding issues in conservation of historic buildings
  • to consider costing, its implications and imaginative financial solutions
  • to introduce the application of risk assessment methods for conservation projects

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this module students should have:

  • developed an imaginative and flexible approach to conservation project design, planning and management
  • an appreciation of the role of heritage-led regeneration and resulting economic, social, community and environmental benefits
  • familiarity with a range of heritage funding opportunities available in the UK
  • understood the principles and considered the practice of tight budgetary and operation controls of projects
  • an awareness of approaches to risk assessment in conservation projects