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Museum and Curatorial Studies 2620F/G
INTRODUCTION TO GALLERY, MUSEUM & CURATORIAL STUDIES
This course introduces to the ways that museums function. Class materials cover different kinds of museums, collections, and archives through case studies, debates, and problem solving. The class includes both the study of existing museums, collections, and exhibitions as well as participatory assignments and curatorial work.
Antirequisite(s): the former VAH 2292F/G.
Prerequisite(s): 1.0 from Art History 1640 or the former VAH 1040 or two of Art History 1641A/B – 1648A/B or the former VAH 1041A/B – 1045A/B or 1.0 essay course from Arts and Humanities, FIMS, or Social Science, or permission of the Department.
Extra Information: 3 hours: lecture, blended or online format.
Course Weight: 0.50
Subject Code: MCS
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