MASTER PROGRAM IN HERITAGE STUDIES
LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION: Vietnamese
MODE OF STUDY: Full time
DURATION: 2 years
Master Program in Heritage Studies at VNU SIS is a breakthrough in heritage training in Vietnam for the first time thanks to the interdisciplinary thinking and approach with modern tools, techniques and technologies.
Instead of the single-sector training in conservation, museums, restoration, etc. as at present, the program provides interdisciplinary knowledge based on the three pillars of knowledge of social science and humanity (history, culture, sociology, storage, …); natural science (geology, geography, environment, …); and architecture and construction in combination with integrated tools. In addition, the program also equips learners with highly practical career skills.
Through the program, learners will have the ability to identify, classify and solve practical problems in research, practice and management of heritages in order to satisfy the needs of conservation and promotion of the heritage values sustainably in Vietnam in particular and in the world in general.
Providing high quality human resources for heritage management at all levels with the capacity of identifying, organizing and participating in solving the heritage related problems in practice with interdisciplinary knowledge, thinking and approach in order to make a great contribution to preserving and promoting heritage values towards sustainable development.
Mastering the core knowledge of heritage, the disciplinary nature of heritage science and the sustainability in promoting heritage values.
Mastering the methodologies and creatively using the methods, tools, techniques and technologies in determining heritage values.
Understanding and analyzing the policies on heritage at the international and national levels and assessing the situation of policy enforcement in heritage management and planning on the basis of the principle of sustainable development.
Flexibly applying the philosophy of sustainability in research, practice and management of the specific types of heritage in Vietnam
Identifying, analyzing and evaluating the heritage related problems in practice and proposing the solutions to the heritage problems from the position of managers or consultants
Total credits of program: 64 credits
- General Knowledge Units (required): 7 credits
- Basic and Professional Knowledge Units: 48 credits (Required + Optional)
- Thesis: 9 credits
|ENG 5001||English Language for General Purpose|
FUNDAMENTAL AND PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE
|Required Units: 27 credits|
|HIS 6121||General introduction to heritage studies|
|SIS 6122||Identifying the types of heritage and evaluate their values in the modern context|
|MNS 6123||Policies and policy enforcement on heritage|
|CRE 6026||Sustainable development in the context of global change|
|PEC 6124||Heritage economics|
|HIS 6125||Archaeology with heritage|
|SIS 6126||Culture studies with heritage|
|GEO 6127||Landscape ecology with heritage environment|
|INT 6128||Digital technology applied in heritage management|
|Optional Units: 21 credits|
|MNS 6129||Identifying and compiling the scientific records of heritage|
|PEC 6130||cost –benefit analysis and heritage valuation|
|SIS 6131||World heritage and world heritage practice|
|SIS 6132||Museum, Heritage and Community|
|EVS 6133||Heritage management in the context of climate change|
|SOC 6134||Community-based Heritage management|
|JOU 6135||Heritage communications|
|TOU 6136||Heritage tourism and sustainable development|
|BIO 6137||Biodiversity and nature conservation in heritage areas|
|GLO 6138||Geo-morphology and geology of heritage|
|SIS 6139||Forms and features of historical cities in Vietnam|
|SIS 6140||Conservation – restoration of architectural heritage in Vietnam|
|SIS 6141||Conservation of urban heritage|
|SIS 6142||Village heritage space in Vietnam|
|SIS 6143||Art heritage in Vietnam and in the world|
|LIN 6144||Vietnam’s language and literary heritage|
|TOU 6145||Festival, belief and religion heritage in Vietnam|
|SIS 6146||Tools and methods of heritage management practice|
|SIS 6147||Interdisciplinary field research of heritage management|
|Thesis: 9 credits|