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11 – 12 December 2018
Venue: INTACH, New Delhi
AimA broad aim of the course is to introduce the concept of Cultural Tourism and create an awareness about the importance and fragile nature of heritage places, collections and living cultures that foster the capability and prospects of such concepts in India whilst working towards achieving a sustainable future for them.
ContentAs per the ICOMOS International Cultural Tourism Charter (1999): “Tourism itself has become an increasingly complex phenomenon, with political, economic, social, cultural, educational, bio-physical, ecological and aesthetic dimensions. The achievement of a beneficial inter-action between the potentially conflicting expectations and aspirations of visitors and host or local communities, presents many challenges and opportunities.” The course is an attempt to explore and assess these various dimensions of Cultural Tourism. We will discuss the challenges and opportunities that tourism provides for ‘authentic’ cultural exchange between locals and visitors. In the Indian context, cultural tourism may include aspects related to heritage, pilgrimage, spirituality, crafts etc. We will discuss these aspects with help of case studies. A special field visit will be designed for practical experience of some of the key aspects related to cultural tourism.
Learning OutcomesUpon completion of this course, the participants will:
- Develop a basic knowledge of the concept of Cultural Tourism.
- Gain an understanding of the ICOMOS International Cultural Tourism Charter.
- Acquire an insight into the strategies relating to the presentation and interpretation of heritage places and cultural activities.
- Get an exposure to the various international and national bodies associated with tourism industry, and their approaches to balance the needs of the stakeholders and the expectation of the industry.
- Start thinking critically about the impact of cultural tourism for natural and cultural heritage sites.
Registration FeesRs. 2400 + applicable Govt. taxes. [This includes registration charge, delegate packs, any handouts for the course, refreshments, tools etc.]
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Concessional Charges10 % less for INTACH members and employees 20 % less for students with valid student card
For any queries and further details, please contactMr. Navin Piplani Principal Director firstname.lastname@example.org Ms. Sukriti Gupta Training Assistant email@example.com
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17 – 20 December 2018
Venue: INTACH, New Delhi
AimA broad aim of this 4 day practical workshop is to understand the archaeology of buildings with respect to heritage and conservation practice.
ContentBuildings Archaeology as a subject is an entirely new concept for the Indian context. This discipline is taught in a structural manner in the UK and is yet too be introduced in the postgraduate conservation programmes in India. Buildings Archaeology is a tool that involves accurate documentation and condition analysis. These methods are the essential features that help in understanding the historical character and the various overlapping layers of a building. The traditional methods of documentation and condition assessment cannot be substituted, but can be evolved with new technologies such as, GIS, 3D laser scanning, thermal imaging etc. This 4 day workshop will introduce participants to the discipline of buildings archaeology through presentations, field visits and working sessions. A practical hands – on session will be conducted on these methods such as, GIS and its application in the documentation and analysis of historic buildings. The workshop will demonstrate the approaches and processes and various methods of documentation and condition assessment that need to be addressed while carrying out an in depth study of the built heritage.
Learning OutcomesUpon completion of this course the participants will:
- gain introduction to specialized skills required for archaeological recording and analyzing historic buildings,
- gain knowledge of digital documentation of a historic building,
- develop an understanding of relevant soft wares like GIS for buildings archaeology, conservation and management,
- learn to visually analyze historic buildings/sites and assess their significance,
- develop skills to critically understand various methods of interpreting building types, their historical function and meanings.
SpeakersThe course will be taught by the staff at INTACH and invited guest speakers on specific aspects of the course. Registration Charge Rs 4800 + GST 10% concession for INTACH members and Alumni 20% concession for Students [This includes registration fee, delegate pack, any handouts for the course, refreshments, field visits, tools etc.]
ContactFor any further inquires and details, contact us on: Mr. Navin Piplani Principal Director firstname.lastname@example.org Ms. Sneha Kishnadwala Capacity Building Assistant email@example.com
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M A S T E R C L A S S
Risk Preparedness in Museums
9 January 2019
Venue: INTACH, New Delhi
AimThe broad aim of the Master class is to understand the risks involved in museums and various methods towards its preparation.
ContentThis master class will explore some of the key issues related to collection management and presentation, along with assessing their risks involved in Indian museums. These risks will identify some of the challenges that a museum faces with risk preparedness, curator-ship and future of museums in India. In addition to these issues we will also explore what risks are involved with the growth of new technologies, social media and innovative ideas that are incorporated into museums.
Learning OutcomesUpon completion of this course the participants should –
- Develop an understanding of the risks involved in designing and curating museums.
- Understand the functioning and risk preparedness of the museums.
- Develop an understanding of museum studies and a range of issues related to it.
- Start thinking critically about the future of museums in a society and how to link museums at a global level.
SpeakersThe course will be taught by the staff at INTACH and invited guest speakers on specific aspects of the course.
Registration feeRs 1200 + 18% GST 10% concession for INTACH members and Alumni 20% concession for Students [This includes registration fee, delegate pack, any hand-outs for the course, refreshments, field visits, tools etc.]
ContactFor any further inquires and details, contact us on:
Mr. Navin Piplani
Ms. Shradha Arora
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