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Egyptologists as museum curators - an immersive training, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 6 days
    Duration
University rank #201 (ARWU) ,
The Summer School programme in Egyptologists as museum curators - an immersive training is offered by the University of Pisa in collaboration with the Museo Egizio in Turin.

About

The main objective of the Egyptologists as museum curators - an immersive training offered by the University of Pisa is to provide a theoretical and practical approach to ancient Egyptian objects as part of a collection. Every object is an accumulation of different stories, both ancient and modern, ranging from its production, use, deposition, discovery, up to its acquisition, conservation and display. The school will offer the unique opportunity to tackle Egyptian objects from all these different angles, from theoretical to more pragmatic perspectives, exposing participants to a variety of museum practices thanks to an immersive experience in a museum environment.

The final aim of the Summer School is to provide all participants with a foundation for starting more specific programmes of curatorial work in museums.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 6 days
    • Duration description

      02-08 September

  • Credits
    3 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

The courses will provide:

  • an archaeological and historical framework for contextualizing objects in the Museo Egizio within the society that produced them;
  • a multifaceted museological approach for contextualizing objects within the collection (acquisition history, cataloguing, handling, documentation, conservation, display, public engagement);
  • an introduction to the current methods for investigating the museum objects.

Lecturers

  • Prof. Maria Carmela Betrò

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • Participants are expected to have a basic knowledge of Egyptology (BA, MA or PhD, post-doc)
  • Identity Document (*Passport in case you are a foreign student*)
  • Enrolment Form
  • Curriculum Vitae

All the documents must be in pdf format, in order to upload them on the portal when required.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1100 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1100 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 6 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    1100 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1100 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 6 days.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Fees 1000 euro, contribution for teaching materials 100 euro

Living costs for L’Aquila

  • 600 - 900 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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