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Archaeology

Postgraduate Certificate
6 months
Duration
16000 AUD/full
9108 AUD/full
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About

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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Overview

The Archaeology program from Flinders University  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 program 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.

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:

  • Introduction to Cultural Heritage Management
  • Maritime Archaeology in Australia
  • History, Theory and Issues in Maritime and Underwater Archaeology
  • Maritime Archaeological Field School
  • Historical Artefact Analysis
  • The Archaeology of Australian Stone Artefacts
  • Human Osteology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

18 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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 (required)
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 (required)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for the Graduate Certificate in Archaeology must normally hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification from an approved tertiary institution.
  • CRICOS Provider: 059113D

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16000 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16000 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • National

    9108 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9108 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.

Funding

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