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Graduate Certificate of Cultural Heritage

Course summary for local students

Award granted Graduate Certificate of Cultural Heritage
Campus
Length1 year part time
Faculty contacts

Arts and Education Postgraduate Student Services and Enrolment Enquiries

Tel 03 9246 8100 

or 03 5227 1359
artsed-pg@deakin.edu.au

 

Course Director

Steven Cooke, +61 3 924 46827, steven.cooke@deakin.edu.au

 

Contact the Course Director for matters relating specifically to the academic content of this course - all enrolment related queries must go to the Student Services Office.

Deakin course code A585

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.  

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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  

 

Trimester 2

AIM705 Conservation Management Planning  

AIM723 Heritage Interpretation  

 

Electives

Trimester 1

AIM707 Introduction to Traditional Buildings  

AIM714 Cultural Landscapes  

AIM703 Introduction to Heritage Planning  

AIM709 Intangible Heritage  

AIM715 Virtual Heritage  

 

Trimester 2

AIM727 Exhibitions  

AIM708 World Heritage and International Heritage Practice  

AIM704 Heritage, Development and Tourism in the Asia-Pacific Region  

 

Trimester 3

AIM725 Heritage and Museum Strategy and Marketing  

AIM726 Heritage and Museum Operational Issues  

 

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8th June 2007