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Cultural Heritage, Master

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    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (ARWU) ,
If you would like to work in cultural heritage or museums, a postgraduate Master in Cultural Heritage course provides you with a pathway into employment.

About

Develop the knowledge, research skills and practical experience to make a difference in the cultural heritage sector. Whether you want to work with collections, manage a museum or heritage site, or protect and interpret significant sites, landscapes or intangible cultural heritage, specific pathways through the Masters mean you can create a program that is right for you.

Through this program, you’ll develop an extensive, cross-disciplinary knowledge of heritage principles and practice across many disciplines.

Whether you’re a mid-career professional consolidating your practical experience, looking for a change in career, or a recent graduate who’d like to work in museums or heritage organisations, Deakin’s Master in Cultural Heritage provides a pathway into employment in this diverse and exciting field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Heritage Interpretation
  • World Heritage
  • Heritage, Memory and Identity
  • Museums: Context and Issues
  • Conservation Management Planning
  • Collections and Movable Cultural Heritage
  • Heritage, Memory and Identity
  • Heritage and Sustainable Cultural Tourism 

For more information, please visit the programme website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description
      1-2 years full time or part time equivalent depending on your entry point
  • Credits
    16 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Blended

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    70

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    577

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

  • All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements

Entry will be based on performance in:

  • a Bachelor degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline OR
  • other evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    3337 AUD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3337 AUD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    2507 AUD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2507 AUD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Melbourne

  • 1501 - 2660 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Scholarships at Deakin University

Deakin University is committed to providing its international students with opportunities to obtain financial support for their study program through a wide range of scholarships and bursaries.

Scholarships are for full-time, on-campus international students at Deakin and are awarded on the basis of academic merit.

Please note that applicants must be eligible for their selected program and be citizens of a country other than Australia and New Zealand. Additional eligibility requirements may apply for selected scholarships.

Available scholarships

  • Australian scholarships
  • Deakin University International Scholars Program (DUISP)
  • ICE WaRM Scholarships - Master of Water Resources Management
  • Research scholarships
  • Victoria India Doctoral Scholarships
  • Deakin University research scholarships for Indian students
  • Financial aid for American, Canadian and Indian students
  • NEW - MBA (International) Scholarship - India
  • NEW - MBA (International) Scholarships - GMAT/GRE
  • Other scholarships

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