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Unit name Critical and Contested Issues in Cultural Heritage
Unit code HGA601
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
Discipline Sociology and Criminology
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Learning Outcomes

  1. Identify and explain the protocols, conventions and Acts of Parliament that underpin the development of cultural heritage tourism products.
  2. Synthesise the current and future challenges for cultural heritage managers in a tourism context
  3. Critically evaluate options for managing cultural heritage experiences in a sensitive and ethical manner
  4. Effectively communicate the challenges of tourism growth in a chosen heritage site




Task 1: Executive summary of the protocols, conventions and acts that guide a cultural heritage site, 1000 words or equivalent (30%)

Task 2: Detailed Tourism Site Plan of a current contested location (55%)

Task 3:Oral presentation of the challenges of tourism growth in a chosen heritage site, 15 minutes (15%)

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