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Maritime Archaeology

Postgraduate Diploma
12 months
Duration
32000 AUD/year
18612 AUD/year
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About

The Maritime Archaeology programme from Flinders University is the top named degree of its kind in Australia. You’ll learn practical skills in the classroom and gain valuable, career-ready experience in the field, with field schools and training led by award-winning, internationally recognised experts in maritime and underwater archaeology.

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Overview

Please note effective 20 March 9pm AEDT, the Australian Government implemented new travel bans and restrictions whereby only Australian citizens, Permanent Residents, their spouses and dependants could enter the country. For students who would like to study a course that’s offered on campus, we will work with you to enrol you online first and transition you to campus once the travel restrictions change.

Join the Maritime Archaeology programme from  Flinders University  and get hands on in the lab with the latest digital technology, including 3D recording of artefacts and landscapes, marine geophsyics, conservation and diverse topics from historic shipwrecks to ancient submerged landscapes. Participate on archaeological projects interstate and overseas and obtain field experience through formal training in our field schools and practical topics. In the Masters Program, you’ll graduate with theoretical and practical training with an option to become a qualified Scientific Diver enabling you to participate on many scientific and archaeological projects around the world.

Careers in maritime archaeology are steadily growing, both in Australia and internationally. The Flinders program has drawn students from many countries (Australia, New Zealand, Brunei, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand, Japan, UK, USA, Canada, South Africa, Italy and the Netherlands) and graduates now work professionally for underwater cultural heritage management agencies, museums and consultancy companies, as well as studying and teaching at universities all over the world.

Career

Career opportunities in underwater archaeology are steadily growing.

Potential occupations include:

  • conservation officer
  • museum/gallery curator
  • museum education officer
  • higher education lecturer
  • tourism officer
  • archivist
  • cartographer.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Cultural Heritage Management
  • Introduction to Professional Archaeology
  • Maritime Archaeology in Australia
  • History, Theory and Issues in Maritime and Underwater Archaeology
  • Maritime Archaeological Field School
  • The Archaeology of Submerged Landscapes

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
60
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
50

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for the graduate diploma must normally hold an approved degree or equivalent qualification from an approved tertiary institution.
  • Alternatively, applicants must have completed the Graduate Certificate in Maritime Archaeology from Flinders University.
  • CRICOS: 046437B

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32000 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    18612 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18612 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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