Checking date: 23/04/2023

Course: 2023/2024

Inventory and catalogue of cultural goods
Master in Cultural and Natural Tourism Resources Management (Plan: 323 - Estudio: 291)


Department assigned to the subject: Humanities: History, Geography and Art Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Inventory and Register of Movable Property: control and registration of property of cultural interest of the nation, region and/or municipality. 2. Criteria for the inventory of goods. 3. The General Register of Goods of Cultural Interest and the General Inventory of Movable Goods of the Ministry of Culture: Movable Goods and Immovable Goods (Monuments, Historical Garden, Historical Ensemble, Historical Site and Archaeological Zone). 4. Levels of protection of Spanish Cultural Heritage, Acquisition of Cultural Heritage, Conservation and export and import criteria. 5. Catalogues and the appropriate annotated description of the resources oriented to informative and research purposes. 6. Documentary systems. 7. Forms of entry of the works in the Institutions. 8. The creation of cataloguing and inventory sheets and tools for fieldwork in the field of cultural heritage and tourism.
Learning activities and methodology
TRAINING ACTIVITIES Theoretical class Practical classes Tutorials Group work Individual student work The blended learning modality will establish a lower number of classroom hours (a minimum of 40% attendance in each subject AF1), and more time for online work, which will be assessed within the training activities AF2, AF6 and AF7, as well as attendance to face-to-face and online tutorials in a systematic way (AF5). TEACHING METHODOLOGIES Class lectures by the lecturer with the support of computer and audiovisual media, in which the main concepts of the subject are developed and the bibliography is provided to complement the students' learning. Critical reading of texts recommended by the subject teacher: Press articles, reports, manuals and/or academic articles, either for subsequent discussion in class or to expand and consolidate knowledge of the subject. Resolution of practical cases, problems, etc. posed by the teacher individually or in groups. Presentation and discussion in class, under the moderation of the teacher, of topics related to the content of the subject, as well as practical cases. Preparation of individual or group work and reports.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 20
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 80
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • AA.VV.. Normalización documental de Museos. Ministerio de Educación y Cultural, Madrid. 1996
  • AA.VV.:. Inventario de Bienes Muebles del Patrimonio Historico Asturiano. Museo de Bellas Artes de Asturias. 1988
  • AA.VV.:. Ávila [Recurso electrónico]: inventario del patrimonio histórico industrial de la provincia de Ávila. Caja de España-Junta de Castilla y León. 2007
  • Cantarellas Camps, Catalina:. os orígenes del Museo Provincial de Bellas Artes de Palma (Mallorca) y sus inventarios iniciales: 1820-1850 . Ars longa: cuadernos de arte. -- ISSN 1130-7099. -- Nº. 21 (2012), p. 357-374. 2012
  • Charles, V.. Introduction to the Europeana Data Model (EDM). (Diapositivas en Slideshare). Disponible en
  • Garcia Fernandez, J.L.:. Inventarios de Proteccion del Patrimonio Cultural Europeo. España. Conjuntos Historico-Artisticos.. Dirección General de Bellas Artes. 1967
  • Garcia Fernandez, J.L.:. Inventarios de Proteccion del Patrimonio Cultural Europeo. España. Conjuntos Historico-Artisticos.. Dirección General de Bellas Artes. 1967
  • Jiménez Barrientos, Juan Carlos:. Catalogación del Patrimonio Histórico: panorama actual del Inventario Industrial Andaluz: proyectos e intenciones. Junta de Andalucía. 1996
  • Lanzi, E, Mcrae, L.. Cataloging Cultural Objects: Community Building Through Standards" en VRA Bulletin, 34(1): pp. 16 a 19 . VRA. 2007
  • Martín Sánchez, Lorenzo:. nventario de bienes de interés cultural de la provincia de Salamanca: bienes inmuebles.. Ediciones de la Diputación de Salamanca. 2003
  • Misunas, m., Urban, R.. "Museum Computer Network. A brief History" en Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences. . MCN, New York. 2007
  • Moreno Alcalde, Mercedes:. nventario del Patrimonio Artístico y Arqueológico de España: Declaraciones de Monumentos, Conjuntos Histórico-Artísticos y Parejes Pintorescos. Ministerio de Cultura. 1980
  • Pereda Alonso, Araceli:. Los inventarios del Patrimonio Histórico-Artístico español.. Análisis e investigaciones culturales, Madrid : Secretaría General del Ministerio de Cultura, 1979-1987 Volumen 9 1981, p. 23-45. 1981
  • Perrin, Joël:. Catalogación del Patrimonio Histórico: el inventario del Patrimonio Histórico en Francia . Junta de Andalucía. 1996
  • Plata García, Fuensanta:. Catalogación del Patrimonio Histórico : inventario y catalogación del patrimonio etnológico de Andalucía: antecedentes, objeto y proyecto inicial /. Junta de Andalucía. 1996
  • Talego Vázquez, Félix:. Catalogación del Patrimonio Histórico: el inventario de arquitectura popular de producción y transformación, el enfoque etnológico. Junta de Andalucía. 1996

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