MCAST Higher Diploma in Restoration of Wooden Artefacts
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|MQF Level||Level 5|
|Duration||2 years full-time|
|Entry Requirements||MCAST Diploma in Joinery, Furniture Design and Manufacturing – Level 4
2 A-Level passes and 2 I-Level passes
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|Course Description||The conservation and restoration of wood is increasing in demand and professionals that can manage projects involving various types of materials, including wood, are in great demand.
This course is intended for those that, besides applying the hands-on techniques which are surely required to work on artefacts and structural elements made from wood, also endeavour scientific research to investigate and generate solutions for the conservation and restoration of such items.
This course enables successful learners to be able to carry out duties at a higher technical and professional level and can lead and supervise ‘Mastru’ and ‘Sewwej’ and liaise with contractors and heritage professionals.
|Programme Learning Outcomes||1. Carry out a risk assessment of the surrounding working environment and assist in identifying particular health and safety issues of specific operations
2. Lead and coordinate conservation teams to meet the technical and managerial requirements
3. Produce estimates and work schedules from drawings and specifications and from on-the-job surveys
4. Draw specifications and method statements related to project approval documents.
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