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Graduate Certificate of Cultural Heritage

Course summary for current students

Award granted Graduate Certificate of Cultural Heritage
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne)
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration1 year part time
Deakin course codeA585

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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.  

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  • 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

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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

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Course structure

Core units

Trimester 1

AIM701 Heritage, Memory and Identity  

AIM723 Heritage Interpretation  

 

Trimester 2

AIM705 Conservation Management Planning  

 

Electives

Trimester 1

AIM704 Heritage and Sustainable Cultural Tourism  *

AIM707 Introduction to Traditional Buildings  

AIM714 Cultural Landscapes  

AIM708 World Heritage  

 

Trimester 2

AIM703 Introduction to Heritage Planning  

AIM709 Intangible Heritage  

AIM715 Virtual Heritage  

AIM727 Exhibitions  

 

Trimester 3

AIM725 Heritage and Museum Strategy and Marketing  

AIM726 Heritage and Museum Operational Issues  

 

*AIM704 not offered 2014.  Reoffered 2015 subject to approval.

 

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8th June 2007