New Deadline: 21/08/2015
Master in World Heritage and Cultural Projects for Development 14/10/2015 - 30/09/2016
Dear ICOMOS Reference,
We are pleased to inform you that the ITCILO (part of the UN system and training arm of International Labour Organisation) is launching a call for applications for the Master in World Heritage and Cultural Projects for Development, which will take place from 14 October 2015 to 9 October 2016.
The Master is designed by the University of Torino, the Politecnico di Torino and the International Training Centre of the ILO (ITCILO), in collaboration with UNESCO and ICCROM.
The Programme provides a solid foundation in a variety of cultural economics topics and the value chain of cultural and natural sites. It explores in detail the economic, social, institutional and legal considerations that govern the diverse categories of UNESCO designated World Heritage Sites.
The Programme also puts emphasis on strategic management competencies for the preservation and promotion of these sites as well as on monitoring the efficacy and adequacy of site management plans and associated cultural projects.
The Master will take place from 14 October 2015 to 9 October 2016 and is divided into three major learning cycles.
•The first cycle will be conducted through a distance learning component that will start on 14 October 2015 and will end on 18 December 2015.
•The second cycle, from 25 January 2016 to 20 May 2016, is a face-to-face learning period that will be held in Turin, Italy, at the International Training Centre of the ILO. Class attendance is compulsory for the entire period.
•The third cycle, from 26 May 2016 to 9 October 2016, will be a research and study period during which the students may attend internships activities and are expected to finalize their final project.
For further information please visit http://worldheritage.itcilo.org/home
The deadline for Application is postponed to 21 August 2015.
To apply please complete the following on line Application form
For any further information you may need, don't hesitate to contact us!
The Master's Secretariat
Master in World Heritage and Cultural Projects for Development