Study cover for Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies (Professional)
Master On Campus Online

Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies (Professional)

Deakin University 

24 months
Duration
31400 AUD/year
22600 AUD/year
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About

Make a difference in the cultural heritage sector by developing your knowledge, research skills and practical experience with the Master of Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies (Professional) at Deakin University.   

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Overview

The Master of Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies (Professional)  at Deakin University  allows you to specialise in the areas you want to take your career. You’ll develop the knowledge, research skills and practical experience to make a difference in the way communities engage with the past. 

By researching the past you’ll be contributing to making it more accessible in the present, leading to stronger community engagement and a deeper understanding of how cultures have come to be. More than ever, society is seeking a better understanding of the past and to create positive change in the present – something you can be a part of with the expertise you’ll develop.

Career outcomes   

Opening a broad range of roles both locally and abroad, your future roles could include:

  • heritage officer
  • heritage site or museum manager/director
  • interpretation officer
  • registrar
  • curator
  • public programs officer
  • exhibition officer
  • researcher
  • project officer.

Completion of the course can be used as a pathway to a PhD through research training.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • World Heritage
  • Intangible Cultural Heritage 
  • Digital Interpretation
  • Sustainability and Human Rights in Heritage and Museums
  • Museums, Heritage and Society
  • Heritage Practice: Conservation and Managing Change 
  • Heritage Practice: Fundamentals
  • Cultural Heritage and Museum Practice
  • Managing Collections
  • Developing Exhibitions

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

16 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 102878H Burwood (Melbourne) 

Admission to study postgraduate coursework at Deakin is based on recognition of your professional experience and previous qualifications.

  • Bachelor degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline; Or
  • Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31400 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    22600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22600 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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