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Master of Professional Archaeology

  • Masters (Coursework)

The Master of Professional Archaeology is a specialist two year 240 credit point course that prepares students to work in commercial archaeology or progress to a research higher degree.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Course Code
AMPA, 091419G
Study Mode
In person

About this course

The Master of Professional Archaeology is a specialist two year 240 credit point course that prepares students to work in commercial archaeology or progress to a research higher degree.  Students acquire a range of workplace skills in heritage management, archaeological field techniques, technical analysis, Aboriginal and historical archaeology, planning, consultation and business skills as well as research skills and practice. Students may elect to complete a research thesis. Most subjects are taught in block mode online. Graduates of the Masters of Professional Archaeology apply this knowledge and skills as responsible practitioners to the development of cultural heritage management plans, in academic and industry research, and in communicating to specialist and non-specialist audiences.

Entry requirements

Arts, humanities and social sciences courses
Level of Study
Bachelor

Study locations

Melbourne

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Humanities, Culture & Social Sciences courses at La Trobe University.
85.7%
Overall satisfaction
100%
Skill scale
89.3%
Teaching scale