24 months
34200 AUD/year
28791 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Archaeology and Heritage Management (Basic level entry) 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 and Heritage Management (Basic level entry) 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:

  • Research Methods in Archaeology  
    • Professional Archaeology
    • Advanced Research Projects  
    • Cultural Heritage and the Law   
    • Cultural Heritage Management   
    • Heritage Management Planning    
    • Maritime Archaeology in Australia
    • History, Theory and Issues in Maritime and Underwater Archaeology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


72 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants who hold: an approved bachelor degree in any discipline; an honours degree in any discipline; or a graduate certificate or graduate diploma in archaeology, heritage studies, or a related discipline, are eligible for the basic level entry, and will complete up to 72 units of study.
  • CRICOS code: 080524J  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34200 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    28791 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28791 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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