Regulations - Interfaculty Programmes

Postgraduate Certificate in Heritage Conservation – PGCertHerCons

The regulations for this postgraduate certificate are to be read in conjunction with all other relevant statutes and regulations including the Academic Statutes and Regulations.


1 In order to be admitted to this postgraduate certificate, a student needs to have:

a been enrolled in the Degree of Master of Heritage Conservation


b passed at least 30 points for that degree


c been recommended for admission by the Dean or nominee.

Duration and Total Points Value

2 A student admitted to this postgraduate certificate must:

a pass courses with a total value of 60 points


b complete within the time limit specified in the General Regulations – Postgraduate Certificates.

3 The total enrolment for this postgraduate certificate must not exceed 90 points.

Structure and Content

4 A student enrolled for this postgraduate certificate must complete the requirements for one of the specialisations listed in the Postgraduate Certificate in Heritage Conservation Schedule.

5 A student admitted to this programme must complete the University of Auckland Academic Integrity course as specified in the Enrolment and Programme Regulations, Academic Integrity, of the University Calendar.


6 In exceptional circumstances Senate or its representative may approve a personal programme which does not conform to these regulations.


7 These regulations and/or schedule have been amended with effect from 1 January 2022.

Postgraduate Certificate in Heritage Conservation (PGCertHerCons) Schedule

Specialisations available:

Built Heritage


45 points: HERCONS 700, 702, 703

15 points from a 700 level course approved by the Head of School of Architecture and Planning

Museums and Cultural Heritage


45 points: MUSEUMS 702, 704

15 points from ANTHRO 704, 708, 742, 756, ARTHIST 703, 706, 719, 730, 731, 734, COMPLIT 705, 709, ENGLISH 718, HERCONS 700, 701, HISTORY 705, 712, MĀORI 741, MUSEUMS 701