AIM735 - Leadership in Museums and Heritage Organisations


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125


Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: AIM725, AIM726
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

On campus students are required to attend 4-days of intensive classes during the trimester

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning activities equivalent to 1-hour per week, including a minimum of 1 scheduled online seminar each trimester


This unit provides students with an introduction to the skills and knowledge necessary to successfully work in the heritage industry.  As such, it complements the other units in the CHMS program by providing an opportunity to reflect on the specific business and operational needs of the heritage sector.  It will cover such topics as governance, strategic planning, leadership, and project management.  It articulates to elective units in the management stream, with options available from the Faculty of Business and Law.

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