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University of New England
The Graduate Diploma in Local, Family and Applied History course from the University of New England (UNE) teaches students the knowledge and techniques to pursue local, family and applied history.
Students choose from a range of subject areas, such as family and local history sources and methods, oral history, heritage conservation and history in film, and pursue professional development through work experience.
Graduates from this course will be equipped to bring a professional approach to historical work in their area or areas of interest. The graduate diploma also allows progression towards a Master of History.
To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
You may be eligible for advanced standing if your previous education and experience meet certain criteria.
In this history course, the subjects you may study include:
Elective units may also be included from other UNE history courses. Other units may be chosen in conjunction with the course coordinator.
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised Graduate Diploma in Local, Family and Applied History from the University of New England.
This course opens up a numerous career options in the local, family and applied history fields, whether in the personal or community sector, or in professional applications.
UNE is committed to a holistic approach to education, ensuring that all graduates also possess the following transferable attributes:
Curious about where a career in arts could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Eligible students can apply for FEE-HELP to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.
This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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