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AIM718 - Cultural Heritage and Museums Studies Field School

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 3 Study Tour

- An enrolment quota applies to this unit

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:J Sweet

AIM721, AIM723



Incompatible with:



This unit allows students to develop knowledge and skills of cultural heritage practice through experiential learning. The learning occurs through a study abroad program that is organised as field school. This field school is being held in Calcutta, India, and will focus on cultural heritage and museum studies issues. The program has been developed in partnership with the Department of Museology, University of Calcutta, and participants from Deakin University will work with local participants to enhance their professional understanding of cross-cultural heritage issues. The program includes seminars, site visits and group exercises organised over approximately 10 working days.


Assessment 1: On-line Quiz, 10%

Assessment 2: Participation in group work, 50%

Assessment 3: Essay, 2000 words, 40%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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