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Architectural Finishes (ABPL90301)

Graduate courseworkPoints: 12.5On Campus (Parkville)

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Year of offer2017
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeABPL90301
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The investigation and conservation of integral, applied and decorative surface finishes and other decorative building elements.

Learning outcomes

To impart skills in the documentary investigation and physical analysis of architectural finishes, basic laboratory analyses including uses of the stereo binocular microscope in investigating surfaces finishes, sampling methods for applied finishes, and related matters.

Generic skills

  • the use of the microscope in paint investigation;
  • the sampling of wallpapers;
  • the use of documentary sources on decoration

Last updated: 11 May 2017