• Offered by School of Archaeology and Anthropology
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Humanities
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Sally May
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in Winter Session 2014
    See Future Offerings

This course focuses on best practice in conserving the cultural values of world heritage sites. Students will have the opportunity to learn practical heritage management skills alongside of gaining a thorough understanding of the theoretical and political issues relating to world heritage and, more generally, cultural heritage management. This intensive topic will be based at a key heritage site in Australia or overseas and will include local and international experts in the field of heritage.

This course focuses on:

  • World heritage guidelines and protocols
  • Cultural heritage management
  • The politics of world heritage
  • Heritage and the local community
  • Cultural landscapes

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

 On completing this course, students will have skills:
  • in written and verbal expression for a variety of relevant academic and / or professional purposes;
  • in interdisciplinary thinking and the ability to apply theoretical ideas to case studies developed from personal observation;
  • required for cultural heritage management;
  • to model best practice and have a commitment to ethical, reflective practice in regard to cultural heritage.

Indicative Assessment

Class worksheets (50%) and a 3000 word essay (50%)

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Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Students continuing in their current program of study will have their tuition fees indexed annually from the year in which you commenced your program. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $1542
2004 $1926
2005 $2286
2006 $2286
2007 $2286
2008 $2286
2009 $2286
2010 $2358
2011 $2424
2012 $2472
2013 $2472
2014 $2478
International fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $3618
2004 $3618
2005 $3618
2006 $3618
2007 $3618
2008 $3618
2009 $3618
2010 $3750
2011 $3756
2012 $3756
2013 $3756
2014 $3762
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

Winter Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
5458 01 Jul 2014 18 Jul 2014 18 Jul 2014 30 Sep 2014 In Person N/A

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