Course Title: Inspect and monitor cultural places

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5142 Diploma of Conservation and Land Management

Course Title: Inspect and monitor cultural places

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

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Course Contact: Judi McCann

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 8366

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Course Description

This unit covers inspecting and monitoring cultural places and defines the standard required to: establish the cultural value and background of the place; prepare or source checklists for inspection; inspect the place to establish a schedule of maintenance and monitor site management; submit report and recommendations based on requirements of contract including a review of existing management systems; monitor surroundings to establish restoration, reclamation, modification and protection that is required in the immediate area; monitor stakeholder views for impact on cultural significance, approach to maintenance, restoration and modification, and current and proposed uses of the place or area.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisites for this Course

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

RTD4503A Inspect and monitor cultural places


1. Prepare for inspection

2. Carry out comprehensive inspection

3. Submit report and recommendations

4. Monitor surroundings

5. Monitor stakeholder views on significance

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Students will undertake 3 in-class Assessment Tasks (1.1; 1.2, and 1.3) covering a range of required skills and knowledge

AND Complete a major report (Assessment 2) on a cultural place visited during the all-day Field Trip to Wurundjeri sites.