HERI5102 Foundations in Heritage Management
- 6 points
Availability Location Mode Non-standard teaching period UWA (Perth) Face to face Non-standard teaching period Albany Face to face
- This coursework unit considers the heritage management process. It looks at the history of the shift from heritage object-based management systems to significance-based heritage management systems. Students review types of significance, how heritage significance is determined and consider how to build significance-based heritage management frameworks and significance-based heritage management plans.
- Students are able to (1) prepare a statement of significance; (2) write a significance-based management plan; and (3) know the history of Australian and international heritage management planning processes.
- Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) a research project and (2) presentation and participation. Further information is available in the unit outline.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Professor Benjamin Smith
- Contact hours
- 4 hours per week (over 6 weeks from week 1)
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- Unit readings, including any essential textbooks, are listed in the unit outline for each unit one week prior the commencement of study. The unit outline will be available via the LMS and the UWA Handbook. Reading lists and essential textbooks are subject to change each semester. Essential textbooks can be purchased from the commercial vendors to secure the best deal. The Student Guild can provide assistance on where to purchase books if required. Books can be purchased second hand at the Guild Secondhand bookshop (second floor, Guild Village), which is located on campus. Copies of textbooks and other readings will be made available for students to access from the Library, online wherever possible as well as in print.