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Archaeology and Heritage Management

College/Institution: CSS

Department/School/Center: Department of Archaeology and Heritage Management

Program title: BA in Archaeology and Heritage Management

Program duration (in years): Three for regular

Study Language: English

Credits and the equivalent ECTS:     ECTS – 180

Mode of delivery: Regular and Extension

Program Objectives:

General – the general objective of this program is to train competent professionals in Archaeology, Heritage Management and tourism so that they acquire the skills needed in documenting, conserving, researching and promoting the country’s diverse heritages.

Specific Objectives

  • train competent professionals in Archaeology and Heritage Management;
  • train competent heritage managers, planners and policy makers;
  • train competent instructors to higher institutions to address the need of the country;
  • train professionals to serve private and public organizations in archaeology, heritage management and tourism;

Admission requirements – Social and Natural Science students who pass the university entrance examination and candidates with diploma in related fields from recognized higher learning institutions are eligible to join the program.

Graduation requirement – successful students who complete all core and supportive courses (equivalent to 180 ECTS) with a minimum CGPA and MGPA of 2.00 with no “F” will be eligible for graduation.

 

List of Modules

 

Core Modules

 

Mod. No. Module Title Module Code Course Titles Course code ECTS
1 Early Humans and their Cultural Behaviours ArH-M1100 Introduction to Physical Anthropology ArH1101 6
Pre-historic Archaeology of Ethiopia and the Horn ArH1102 6
2 Introduction to Archaeology: its Theories and Practices ArH-M1200 Introduction to Archaeology ArH1203 6
Introduction to Archaeological theories and Methods ArH1204 6
3 Introduction to Heritage Studies and Management ArH-M1300 Introduction to Heritage Studies ArH1305 6
Introduction to Heritage Management ArH1306 6
4 Basics of Tourism, Travel and Tourism Marketing ArH-M2100 Basics of Tourism and Travel ArH2107 6
Tourism Marketing: ArH2108 6
5 Introduction to Museum Studies and Management ArH-M2200 Introduction to Museum Studies ArH2209 6
Introduction to Museum Management ArH2210 6
6 Historical Archaeology of Ethiopia and the Horn ArH-M2300 Historical Archaeology of Ethiopia and the Horn part I ArH2311 6
Historical Archaeology of Ethiopia and the Horn part II ArH2312 6
7 African Archaeology ArH-M2400 African Archaeology ArH2413 6
The Archaeology of the Nile Valley ArH2414 6
8 Principles of Conservation and Management of Archaeological Sites ArH-M3100 Principles of Conservation ArH3115 7
Managements of Archaeological Sites and Impact   Assessments ArH3116 6
9 Senior Essay Writing ArH-M3200 Senior Essay Writing Part I ArH3217 6
Senior Essay Writing part II ArH3218 6
10 Ethiopian Art ArH-M3300 Ethiopian Art ArH3319 6
11 Themes in Ethiopian Archaeology and Heritage management ArH-M3400 Themes in Ethiopian Archaeology and Heritage Management ArH3420 6
Practical Skill Training ArH-M3500 Practical Skill Training ArH3521 7
12 Management of World Heritage Sites ArH-M 3600 Management of World Heritage Sites ArH3622 6
Total ECTs 134

 

General Modules

Mod. No. Module Title Module Code Course Titles Course code ECTS
1 Introduction to Logic PHIL-M1033 Introduction to Logic Phil1033 5
2 Civics and Ethics CESt-M1023 Civics and Ethics CESt1023 5
3 Basic English Skills EnLa-M1013 Communicative English EnLa1011 5
Basic Writing Skills EnLa1012 5
Total ECTs 20

 

Supportive Modules

Mod. No. Module Title Module Code Course Titles Course code ECTS
1 General Geology Geol-M2013 General Geology Geol-M2013 6
2 Ethiopia and the Horn Hist-M2011 Ethiopia and the Horn Hist2011 5
3 Introduction to Ethiopian Philology Ling-M2044 Introduction to Ethiopian Philology Ling2044 5
4 Geographic Information System GeES-M3053 Geographic Information System GeES-M3053 5
5 Ethnography of Ethiopia Soan-M2052 Ethnography of Ethiopia Soan2052 5
Total ECTs 26