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Friday, May 7, 2021 | 1:30 – 3:30 pm CDT
Dr. Peter B. Dedek
How properties are determined to be historic
The fundamentals of historically-sensitive building restorations
The federal historic preservation tax incentives
Accessibility in historic buildings
Historic preservation and green building
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2.0 HSW CE Hours
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.2 CEUs (Building)
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Dr. Peter B. Dedek
Dr. Peter B. Dedek is an associate professor at Texas State University in the Department of History. He teaches courses in historic preservation, and the history of architecture and interior design. His most recent book is The Cemeteries of New Orleans: A Cultural History (State University of Louisiana Press 2017). He has written two other titles, Historic Preservation for Designers (Fairchild Books, 2014) and Hip to the Trip: a Cultural History of Route 66 (University of New Mexico Press, 2007).
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Course Title: Historic Preservation for Designers
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This course explores the fundamentals of preserving historical buildings from how a building is determined to being historic, the federal Historic Preservation Tax Incentive, key issues in historically sensitive building restoration, and how to include green building elements into a historical building and make it accessible.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to explain the criteria for determining how a building is designated as “historic”, and they will be able to discuss restoration incentives available through the Federal Historic Preservation Tax credit.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to describe the fundamentals of historically sensitive building restorations.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to explain how historical building restoration can achieved with increasing its accessibility.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to explain how “green” elements can be included in historic preservation projects.
LUs: 2.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Experience working on older buildings
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: TBD
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