History and Art History

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

ARTH 394: The Museum

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Examines history, theory, practice, ethics, and current problems of collecting and displaying art and artifacts to the public. Emphasizes issues central to museums in Washington, D.C., or museums in other locations; focus varies with instructor.

Satisfies General Education requirement for synthesis..

Prerequisites:

6 credits in art history at the 300-level and completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGH 302.

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