Study-Unit Description

Study-Unit Description


TITLE Culture and Heritage

LEVEL 00 - Mod Pre-Tert, Foundation, Proficiency & DegreePlus

ECTS CREDITS Not Applicable

DEPARTMENT Degree Plus Programme


This unit includes a number of guided visits to various museums and sites that are currently managed by Heritage Malta, the national agency for museums, conservation practice and cultural heritage.

Students registered for this unit will have the opportunity to participate in guided visits organised by Heritage Malta on the behalf of Degree Plus.

Learning Outcomes:

By participating in this programme you will:

1. become acquainted with Malta’s priceless heritage;
2. be able to identify and explain which are some of the most important historical and cultural places in Malta;
3. further your general knowledge in the field of cultural heritage;
4. learn about the importance of safeguarding Malta’s cultural heritage;
5. communicate and make contacts with undergraduates from different faculties.

ADDITIONAL NOTES Pre-requisite: None apart from a genuine love for anything that is related to cultural heritage.


Assessment Component/s Resit Availability Weighting
Attendance No 100%

LECTURER/S Joseph Noel Grima (Co-ord.)

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It should be noted that all the information in the description above applies to study-units available during the academic year 2020/1. It may be subject to change in subsequent years.