The Accademie di Belle Arti currently award First and Second Level Diplomas which have been declared equivalent to university degrees, in accordance to Law no.228 , Art 1, clauses 102-107 dated the 24/12/2012 as specified below:
All First Level Academic Diplomas issued in accordance to Law n.508 dated 21/12/1999, are equivalent to degree titles issued by universities belonging to Class L-3, Disciplines of figurative arts, music, fashion entertainment and show business referred to in the Ministerial Decree 16 March 2007 (Official Journal n. 153 dated 6/07/2007).
Second Level Academic Courses issued in accordance to law n.508 dated 21/12/1999 are equivalent to Master’s Degrees issued by universities as referred to in the Ministerial Decree 16 March 2007 (Official Journal n.155 dated 9/07/2007 belonging to the following Second Level degree courses:
Diplomas awarded at the end of the previous university system together with a high school diploma are equivalent to Second Level Academic Diplomas.
This certificate is drawn up according to indications set out in Law 228/2012 and pending final approval by the Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR).
Five year Second Level Academic Diplomas in Restoration awarded according to Law Decree n.302, December 2010, and implemented by the Italian Ministerial Decree n.81 dated 23rd of June 2011, are equivalent to combined Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degrees.
These Diplomas are qualifications for the “Restorer of Cultural Heritage” profession according to the following professional training courses:
PFP1-Stone materials and stone by-products. Decorated architectural surfaces
PFP2-Objects painted on wooden and textile supports. Wooden furnishings and structures. Crafted, assembled and/or painted products in synthetic materials
PFP5-Book and Archive materials. Products in paper and parchment. Photographic, cinematographic and digital materials.
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