History of Art

Master Degree - School: Humanities and Philosophy - Access type: Open with curriculum evaluation

Language: Italian

General Information

o Class: LM-89 (Ministerial Decree No 270 of 2004)
o Course type: Master Degree
o Duration: 2 years
o Access type: Open with curriculum evaluation
o School: Humanities and Philosophy
o Department: Philosophy Literature Art
o Course code: H62

Description and Teaching Objectives
A Degree in History of Art provides training in historical-artistic areas covering the widest chronological time frame, both for subject content and methodological foundations of the discipline. This is a particularly valuable educational step to pursue a career protecting and promoting cultural heritage and to effectively carry out high-responsibility tasks in cultural industry areas of historical and artistic interest.
The course offers specific training: it conveys advanced skills of historical and methodological nature in different sectors and areas relating to the figurative art from the Middle Ages to the present day.
Further training objectives include: acquiring theoretical and applied knowledge of the problems relating to management and preservation of a specific artistic sector; analysing specific issues on the history or the preservation of a specific artistic sector; oral and written fluency in at least one European Union language besides Italian with reference to technical lexicon.

Career Opportunities

Graduates can aspire to high-responsibility functions in specific institutions such as museums and superintendences.

Career opportunities include specialised advice to cultural industry, communication and entertainment sectors or teaching History of Art (after achieving the qualification needed pursuant to regulations in force).

Web References and Contacts
Website: http://www.arte.lettere.uniroma2.it
Coordinator: Professor Maria Beltramini
E-mail: maria.beltramini@uniroma2.it