Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 2 |
Total Time Commitment: 120
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||Formally available as 107-515 Art Museums and Curatorship A. Students who have completed 107-515 Art Museums and Curatorship A are not eligible to enrol in this subject.|
|Core Participation Requirements:||None|
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Alison Inglis
This subject provides an introduction to current trends in international museology focussing on issues relating to public access, collection management, the role of education and the range of funding sources. The subject also provides an overview of recent cultural policy and investigates the role of professional networks and government organisations in the museum sector. Issues relevant to art museum management and curatorship in Australia - ranging from corporate sponsorship to community consultation - will be critically examined.
|Assessment:||A 2000 word seminar paper 45% (due during semester) and a 3000 word take home exam 55% (due during examination period).|
|Prescribed Texts:||A subject reader will be available from the bookshop.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Master of Art Curatorship (Coursework and Minor Thesis) |
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