Master of Cultural Heritage (Honours)

Course summary for current students

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Award granted Master of Cultural Heritage (Honours)
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne)
Duration2 years full-time or part-time equivalent
CRICOS course code061916F
Deakin course codeA786

Course sub-headings

Course overview

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, a minor thesis and a period of internship and/or international experience involving field work on a heritage site.

 

It also provides an avenue for those students wishing to continue on to PhD candidature.

Alternative exits

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

Course 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
  • 8 credit points of electives from the selected list of units below  

AND EITHER

 

        M Cultural Heritage (Honours) with minor thesis

  • 3 credit points of minor thesis (15,000 words), and
  • 1 credit point of research training (AIM712)

OR


        M Cultural Heritage (Honours) with international experience

  • 4 credit points of international experience involving an International Heritage Field Research Project

Note: Students who undertake the Master of Cultural Heritage (Honours) in order to progress to a higher degree by research will be required to undertake the minor thesis pathway.

Course structure

Core units

Trimester 1

AIM723Unit description is currently unavailable

And

Trimester 2

AIM705Unit description is currently unavailable

 

and two units chosen from:

AIM701Unit description is currently unavailable

AIM708Unit description is currently unavailable

 

AIM721Unit description is currently unavailable

AIM722Unit description is currently unavailable

 

 

Elective units

Trimester 1

AIM704Unit description is currently unavailable

AIM707Unit description is currently unavailable

AIM714Unit description is currently unavailable

 

Trimester 2

AIM703Unit description is currently unavailable

AIM705Unit description is currently unavailable

AIM709Unit description is currently unavailable

AIM710Unit description is currently unavailable

AIM715Unit description is currently unavailable ***

AIM727Unit description is currently unavailable

 

Trimester 3

AIM725Unit description is currently unavailable *

AIM726Unit description is currently unavailable **

 

Note: You may gain relevant local or international experience through undertaking an approved placement, internship or field school through AIM717.

 

Either:

AIM728Unit description is currently unavailable (3 credit points) [Final year of offer 2013]

and

AIM712Unit description is currently unavailable

Or

AIM729Unit description is currently unavailable (4 credit points) [Final year of offer 2012]

 

*Offered in alternate years 2013, 2015.

** Offered in alternate years 2012, 2014.

*** Not offered on campus at Burwood in 2012.

 

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