Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Build a future in preserving the past. Archaeologists explore the past through the material world. From uncovering our recent past beneath our cities, to delving deeper into ancient societies, archaeology shines a light on where we have been, who we were and the factors that shaped our present society. Unlock the secrets of the past in the only discipline that looks at the human journey as a whole. If you're looking to pursue a rewarding career in the field of archaeology, La Trobe's Master of Archaeology will prepare you for a career as a professional archaeologist, heritage manager or researcher. You'll develop specialist skills in contemporary archaeological practice and acquire comprehensive knowledge of Australian and Australian Indigenous archaeology.
To qualify for the award of Master of Archaeology, students must complete a total of 240 credit points across 2 years.
- First Year Subjects: Academic Integrity Module
- Archaeology of Aboriginal Victoria
- Australian Indigenous Archaeology
- Historical Archaeology in Australia
- Objects, Things, & Artefacts (a): Managing and Recording
- Objects, Things, and Artefacts (b): Analysing and Understanding
- Practical Archaeology
- Research Skills
Standard entry requirements
Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent).
Graduates of the Master of Archaeology may be eligible to apply for registration with Aboriginal Victoria as a Heritage Advisor. Professional registration may be subject to additional or ongoing requirements beyond completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details.
|Campus||Fees||Mid year intake||Attendance|
|Melbourne (Bundoora)||International: $36,400||Yes|
Campuses: Melbourne (Bundoora).
Your course fees will depend on the subjects you choose to study: each subject has its own costs. The total course fee may vary depending on the subjects you choose, your study load, the time it takes to complete your course and your approved Credit for Prior Learning. Fees correct Tuesday, Feb 28 2023