Master of Cultural Heritage (Honours)
Course summary for current students
|Award granted||Master of Cultural Heritage (Honours)|
|Duration||2 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
|CRICOS course code||061916F|
|Deakin course code||A786|
Pipelining course from 2015.
The Master of Cultural Heritage (Honours) coursework degree extends the Master of Cultural Heritage course by adding a further 4 credit points involving research training, and a minor thesis.
It thus provides an avenue for those students wishing to continue on to PhD candidature.
|Graduate Certificate of Cultural Heritage (A585)|
|Graduate Certificate of Museum Studies (A529)|
|Graduate Diploma of Cultural Heritage (A685)|
|Graduate Diploma of Museum Studies (A629)|
|Master of Cultural Heritage (A785)|
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
Note: Students who commenced prior to 2013 to refer to 2012 Handbook A786 course entry for Course Completion Rules.
To qualify for the Master of Cultural Heritage (Honours), a student must successfully complete 16 credit points of study comprising:
- 4 credit points of core coursework units, and
- 1 credit point of research training (AIM712), and
- 7 credit points of electives from the selected list of units, and
- 4 credit points of minor thesis (15,000 words), (AIM731, AIM732).
Note: Students who commenced prior to 2013 to refer to 2012 Handbook A786 course entry for Course Structure.
|AIM705||Conservation Management Planning|
and two units chosen from:
|AIM701||Heritage, Memory and Identity|
|AIM708||World Heritage and International Heritage Practice|
|AIM721||Museums: Context and Issues|
|AIM722||Collections and Curatorship|
and one research training unit:
Trimester 1, trimester 2 or trimester 3
|AIM712||Cultural Heritage Research|
and seven units chosen from:
|AIM703||Introduction to Heritage Planning|
|AIM704||Heritage, Development and Tourism in the Asia-Pacific Region|
|AIM707||Introduction to Traditional Buildings|
|AIM725||Heritage and Museum Strategy and Marketing|
|AIM726||Heritage and Museum Operational Issues|
Note: You may gain relevant local or international experience through undertaking an approved placement, internship or field school through AIM717.
Minor Thesis units
and two minor thesis units (4 credit points):
|AIM731||Minor Thesis A (2 credit points)|
|AIM732||Minor Thesis B (2 credit points)|