2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jul 15, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ARTS 1107 - Introduction to Museum Studies


This course initiates a broad introduction to the areas of museum studies and professional gallery practices. The first half of the course focuses on what a museum is, and examines the various types of museums and galleries (contemporary, non-profit, public, private, etc.) The second half investigates the various jobs and responsibilities that professionals have within museums as they work on exhibitions, education, research, collection management, development, and conservation. 3 credits