Anthropology
 

Museum Exhibitions and Programming

Museum Exhibitions and Programming
Instruction and practica in all aspects of exhibition development. Current thought and literature in museum education with practica for application.
ANTHR
526
 Hours3.0 Credit, 1.0 Lecture, 8.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesANTHR 524
 TaughtWinter odd years
Course Outcomes: 

Exhibition Skill Assessment

Through course assignments, students will be able to identify their interests and aptitudes for developing museum exhibitions.

Exhibition and Program Skills

Students will be provided projects that require professional practices in developing an exhibition and associated programming products.

Familiarity with Museum Education

Through course assignments, students will acquire training in museum education theory. These assignments will involve hands-on practices in developing a real exhibition.

Mentoring and Professional Development

Through course assignments, students will be provided opportunities to work closely with museum professionals in order to develop a complete exhibition.