Archaeology, Postgraduate Certificate | Online (optional) | Flinders University | Adelaide, Australia
6 months
17100 AUD/year
10602 AUD/year
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The Archaeology program from Flinders University aims to meet the research and professional needs of graduates with an interest in Australian archaeology, archaeological field practice and cultural heritage consultancy.   

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It aims to increase your theoretical knowledge, research skills and applied skills to help you develop the appropriate depth of understanding of issues in a number of related specialisations in archaeology and/or cultural heritage management. 

The Archaeology program from Flinders University draws on both theoretical and practical material and provides you with the opportunity to apply both the principles and the practical skills developed during the course.

Your career  

These courses make you highly qualified for a professional career in archaeology throughout the globe in research, policy development, consulting, hands-on surveying and excavation.

Potential employers include:

  • private or corporate consulting sectors
  • heritage agencies
  • museums
  • academic and research institutions
  • the public service
  • wildlife services and sanctuaries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural Heritage and the Law
  • Cultural Heritage Management 
  • Professional Archaeology  
  • Maritime Archaeology in Australia   
  • History, Theory and Issues in Maritime and Underwater Archaeology
  • Maritime Archaeological Field School   
  • The Archaeology of Submerged Landscapes  
  • Historical Artefact Analysis  
  • The Archaeology of Australian Stone Artefacts 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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18 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 059113D  

  • Applicants must normally hold an approved degree or equivalent qualification from an approved tertiary institution. Under exceptional circumstances and subject to specific conditions, the Dean (Education) may admit others who can show evidence of fitness for candidature.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17100 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17100 AUD per year during 6 months.
  • National

    10602 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10602 AUD per year during 6 months.

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

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