The Association for Research into Crimes Against Art (ARCA) is currently accepting applications for the 2013 Postgraduate Certificate Program in Art Crime and Cultural Heritage Protection. Applications will be accepted until November 15, 2012.

The academically intensive ten-week program offers in-depth postgraduate level instruction on the many aspects of art and heritage crime. Selected topics include art crime and its history, art and heritage law criminology, art crime in war, and the art trade. At the completion of the program, students will receive ARCA’s postgraduate certificate in Art Crime and Cultural Heritage Protection.

The program itself will take place from May 31, 2013, to August 12, 2013. It will be hosted in Amelia, Italy.