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Athabasca University

Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Heritage Resources Management Program Requirements

Students may study in the program on a full- or part-time basis. The degree can be completed in 30 months or less. Some learners may need as little as one year to complete this diploma but can take as long as five years for program completion.

Program Requirements
Total graduate credits in program (12 of these must be completed with AU) 18 credits
Core Courses
HERM 501 Issues in Heritage Resources Management (3)
HERM 512 Advanced Methods in Heritage Research (3)
HERM 542 Issues in Planning Historic Places (3)
HERM 561 Advanced Issues in Interpretive Programming (3)
Project Course
HERM 691 Heritage Diploma Practicum (6)
Undergraduate Foundational Courses
Completion or assessment of competency by the Director needed upon PBD HRM program admission.
HERM 322 Heritage Collections (3)
HERM 327 Heritage Policy in Canada (3)
HERM 339 Conservation (3)
HERM 334 Professional Ethics in Heritage Resources Management (3)


Information effective September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2017.

Updated April 18 2017 by laurab

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