CULTURAL HERITAGE MANAGEMENT

ARC4CHM

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

ARC4CHM is a core subject in the Applied Cultural Heritage program introducing students to the principles and practice of heritage management in Australia and internationally; the various sectors and professions that make up the heritage industry and the legal and ethical frameworks that guide heritage management

SchoolSchool of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorAnita Smith

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Admission to Graduate Certificate (ACACH, ACACHB) or Graduate Diploma (AGACH, AGACHB) in Applied Cultural Heritage

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects ARC5CHM

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsThe illustrated Burra Charter: Good practice for heritage placesPrescribedWalker, M & Marquis-Kyle, P (2004)AUSTRALIA ICOMOS BURWOOOD

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Acquire familiarity with the legal, policy and ethical frameworks of the cultural heritage industry

Activities:
Write a short essay reviewing the relationships between Commonwealth and State in the proteciton of heritage
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)
Life-Long Learning (Life-Long Learning)
Writing (Writing)

02. Build awareness of the professions and skills employed in the various sectors of the heritage industry

Activities:
Workshop participation and group discussion
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Ethical & Cultural Awareness (Ethical & Cultural Awareness)
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Teamwork (Teamwork)
Speaking (Speaking)

03. Develop appreciation of the relationship between cultural heritage and identity

Activities:
Analyse on-line case studies of world heritage sites in workshop activities
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)
Life-Long Learning (Life-Long Learning)
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)
Speaking (Speaking)
Ethical & Cultural Awareness (Ethical & Cultural Awareness)

04. Develop strong communication skills with stakeholders in heritage management

Activities:
Group role play and class presentation
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Ethical & Cultural Awareness (Ethical & Cultural Awareness)
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)
Teamwork (Teamwork)
Speaking (Speaking)
Life-Long Learning (Life-Long Learning)

05. Gain knowledge of the process and outcomes of management of cultural heritage assets

Activities:
Research, synthesise and critique the management strategies of a heritage places, collections or intangible cultural heritage
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)
Life-Long Learning (Life-Long Learning)
Writing (Writing)
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)

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