Magister umetnostne zgodovine/magistrica umetnostne zgodovine

Selected qualifications

Name of qualification

Name of qualification

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Translated title (no legal status)

Translated title

Master's degree in history of art
Type of qualification

Type of qualification

Master’s degree
Category of qualification

Category of qualification

Educational Qualification
Type of education

Type of education

Master's education

Duration of education

2 years


120 credits
Admission requirements

Entry conditions

  • First-cycle diploma in: Heritage of Europe and the Mediterranean, Archaeology, History, History of Art, Art Education; or
  • a first-cycle diploma in another field, if prior to enrolment the candidate completes the course units that are essential for further study (at least 18 credits from history of art subjects); or
  • a diploma from an earlier single-subject or two-subject academic higher education programme in heritage, archaeology, history, history of art, art education, or from an equivalent study programme at a foreign university; or
  • a diploma from an earlier academic higher education programme or an equivalent study programme from a foreign university, if prior to enrolment the candidate completes course units in the amount of 18 credits.
ISCED field Field
Arts and humanities
ISCED subfield subfield history and archaeology
Qualification level

SQF Level


EQF Level


EOVK Level

Second level

Learning outcomes

Students will be able to: 

(general competences)

  • appropriately select research methods, procedures and processes and assess them critically,
  • autonomously process primary sources and critically assess the dilemmas and prospects of the academic discipline,
  • participate in joint research that enables graduates to be more competitive in the labour market,
  • demonstrate a commitment to professional ethics,
  • communicate orally and in writing,

(subject-specific competences)

  • demonstrate in-depth professional insight into the development of art history concepts and cultural heritage protection concepts,
  • demonstrate familiarity with basic practical scientific methods of art history work with essential ancillary disciplines,
  • place knowledge conceptually into the broader context of the study, protection and promotion of cultural heritage,
  • resolve concrete problems in the monument protection profession and use results for theoretical scientific work,
  • demonstrate familiarity with the work process from basic research to the preparation of scholarly publications.

Assesment and completion

Examination performance is graded as follows: 10 (excellent); 9 (very good: above-average knowledge but with some mistakes); 8 (very good: solid results); 7 (good); 6 (adequate: knowledge satisfies minimum criteria); 5–1 (inadequate). In order to pass an examination, a candidate must achieve a grade between adequate (6) and excellent (10).


In order to progress to the second year, students must complete at least 36 credits – i.e. complete course units in six subjects, including both fundamental subjects.

Magister umetnostne zgodovine/magistrica umetnostne zgodovine




Third-cycle doctoral study programmes (SQF level 10)

Conditions for obtaining a public document

To complete their studies, students must complete all course units prescribed by the study programme.

Awarding body

University of Primorska, Faculty of Humanities


Awarding body URL

Upcoming event

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