Graduate Certificate of Cultural Heritage

Course summary for current students

Award granted Graduate Certificate of Cultural Heritage
Campus
Cloud (online)No
Duration1 year part time
Deakin course codeA585

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Graduate Certificate of Cultural Heritage is designed for professionals working in the heritage industry, or those who wish to gain employment in the heritage industry.  This program of coursework will develop an extensive, cross-disciplinary knowledge of heritage principles and practice across a range of disciplines, as well as an awareness of community sensitivities.  Successful completion of the Graduate Certificate of Cultural Heritage will lead you to entry to the Graduate Diploma of Cultural Heritage.  

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

Course rules

To qualify for the award of Graduate Certificate of Cultural Heritage, 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

Course structure

Core units

Trimester 1

AIM701Heritage, Memory and Identity

Trimester 2

AIM705Conservation Management Planning

AIM723Heritage Interpretation

Electives

Trimester 1

AIM707Introduction to Traditional Buildings

AIM714Cultural Landscapes

AIM703Introduction to Heritage Planning

AIM709Intangible Heritage

AIM715Virtual Heritage

Trimester 2

AIM727Exhibitions

AIM708World Heritage and International Heritage Practice

AIM704Heritage, Development and Tourism in the Asia-Pacific Region

Trimester 3

AIM725Heritage and Museum Strategy and Marketing

AIM726Heritage and Museum Operational Issues

 

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