History and Art History

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

ARTH 660: Museum Studies

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Section Information from the Schedule of Classes for Spring 2012

ARTH 660-001:
Museum Curatorship  —  Cecilia Anderson

10:15 AM to 12:15 PM M —  Off-Campus Location OCL

Explores the role of museums, through presentations by key museum personnel and discussion of required readings. Administrators, curators, conservators, educators, editors, among others, work with students to expand their knowledge of how museums function.

ARTH 660 001 is restricted to admitted students in history of decorative arts. All others should contact arthistorygrad@gmu.edu for permission to enroll. This section meets at the Smithsonian Institution.

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Explores the role of museums, through presentations by key museum personnel and discussion of required readings. Administrators, curators, conservators, educators, editors, among others, work with students to expand their knowledge of how museums function.

Notes:

May be repeated for credit when topic is different.

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