Academic Calendar - 2019

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2019
Western Main Campus

Museum and Curatorial Studies 3610F/G

CONTROVERSIES AND CONTESTATIONS: MUSEUMS


What challenges do museums face in researching and displaying “difficult” material such as artefacts related to histories of violence, social and economic disparity, colonization, or environmental degradation? Students will learn how museums have both benefitted from and responded to historical and ongoing exploitation and inequality.

Antirequisite(s): the former VAH 3384F/G, the former VAH 3386F/G.

Prerequisite(s): 0.5 Art History 2600-level credits or permission of the Department.

Extra Information: 3 hours: lecture, blended, or online format.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY B i  
Subject Code: MCS

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