• Application Deadline
  • 5 days
    Duration
The Investigating Historical Landscapes and Architectures - Methods and Tools at University of Pisa intends to teach some selected and professional tools that are useful in the study of historical landscapes and past architectures in complex areas as the mountainous ones, taking advantage of the digital advances and of the new technologies, but also looking at the main needs in this field.

About

The aim of the Investigating Historical Landscapes and Architectures - Methods and Tools at University of  Pisa is to develop the awareness of the importance and of the complexity of the historical landscapes and past architectures in order to promote cultural projects that could reach architects urban planner as well as public administrators, and help them in an actual promotion of Cultural Heritage and a better land-planning. 

Teach the use of new tools to investigate and to represent historical landscape in situations of difficult visibility and complex research field, like mountainous areas, to graduate and PhD students, and professionals.

This summer school is a good opportunity for graduate and PhD students and professionals to gain practical experience in surveying (geomorphological and landscape analysis of sites), studying archaeology of architecture, but also learning new tools for the digital processing of the data and for measuring buildings and drawing up the plans and elevations, by learning and working side-by-side with leading researchers in the field. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 5 days
    • Duration description

      29 July - 03 August

  • Credits
    4 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Lectures in the morning by the directors and instructors on their research will provide students with insights in the theory and practice on the chosen subjects. Practical, hands-on experience in the field will be complemented by activity on computer using new software and/or new digital tools in the afternoon.

Audience

From graduated students up to professionals in the Humanities (PhD students in archaeology, history, geology and architecture), architects and land-planners, teachers, researches, etc.

Lecturers

  • Prof. Enrica Salvatori

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • Identity Document (*Passport in case you are a foreign student*)
  • Enrolment Form 
  • Curriculum Vitae

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    250 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 250 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 5 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    250 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 250 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 5 days.
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Living costs for Pisa

  • 750 - 1100 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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