Graduate Certificate of Museum Studies
Course summary for current students
2015 course information
|Award granted||Graduate Certificate of Museum Studies|
Offered at Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (Online)
|Duration||1 year part time|
|Deakin course code||A529|
Pipelining course version from 2015.
The Graduate Certificate of Museum Studies is a postgraduate coursework program that aims to provide graduates with a basic range of skills and knowledge appropriate to museum work. The program aims to produce graduates who are independent, innovative and creative thinkers; have a commitment to reflective practice in museums; have an understanding of best practice standards in museum work; can competently undertake a range of museological techniques; can demonstrate ethical leadership in their chosen field of museum activity; and have a commitment to continuous improvement.
Fees and charges
Unit fees can be viewed within individual unit descriptions. You can search for a unit using the Unit Search.
Please be aware:
- Fees are calculated on a per unit basis
- Fees charged will depend on the individual units chosen
- Fees per unit/credit point may increase annually due to rises in the cost of course delivery and services
To qualify for the award of Graduate Certificate of Museum Studies, a student must successfully complete 4 credit points of study comprising:
- 3 credit points of compulsory core units; and
- 1 credit point of electives selected from the specified list of units below
AIM721 Museum Contexts and Issues (Final year of offer 2014, students to select AIM736 as the replacement unit)
|AIM722||Collections and Curatorship|
|AIM703||Introduction to Heritage Planning|
|AIM704||Heritage, Development and Tourism in the Asia-Pacific Region|
|AIM705||Conservation Management Planning|