The article discusses an aspect of the first phase of the Kelabit Highlands Museum Development Project. Deakin University and the Rurum Kelabit Sarawak collaborated in a field school for post-graduate cultural heritage and museums studies students that was held in Bario in June 2012. The article provides details about the learning framework and research activities that were designed to facilitate exchange and cross-cultural learning between the students and local participants.
Field of Research
210204 Museum Studies 130302 Comparative and Cross-Cultural Education
Socio Economic Objective
950201 Communication Across Languages and Culture
HERDC Research category
C3 Non-refereed articles in a professional journal