Philosophy, practices and issues involved in acquisition and care of collections, including collection policy, registration and cataloging methods, documentation/research of collections, conservation, and ethics. Lectures, case studies, museum visits and museum practicum. View course descriptions in the Graduate Catalog.
Required Core (12 credits)
ANTH 562: Museum Methods (Collections Management) (3 credits)
ART 655: Exhibitions and Interpretation (3 credits)
ART 654: Museum Administration (3 credits)
TLCI 657: Museum Education (3 credits)
Internship (3 credits): 120 contact hours or waived by commensurate prior professional experience as determined by program faculty committee.
Additional Elective (one of the following) (3 credits)