• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 6 months
    Duration

About

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.

Accreditation

Enrolment in the masters may give eligibility for membership of the Environment Institute of Australia and New Zealand.

Completion of the graduate diploma or masters may give eligibility for membership of the Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists Incorporated.

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

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 6 months
    Part-time
    • Duration description

      Part-time option just for domestic students.

  • Credits
    18 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    72

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General Requirements

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.

CRICOS Provider: 059113D

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15000 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15000 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.
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Living costs for Adelaide

  • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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