Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 hours: a 1 hour lecture and 2 hour seminar per week throughout semester. |
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Admission to the Master of Art Curatorship.
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Students who have previously completed 107-515 Art Museums and Curatorship A are not eligible to enrol in this subject.
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Alison Inglis
This subject provides an introduction to current trends in international museology focussing on issues relating to museum management, public access, 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.
Upon successful completion students will be able to:
• demonstrate a good understanding of the role of the visual arts in Australia as reflected by professional networks, funding bodies and government departments/agencies at national, state and local level;
A 2000 word seminar paper 45% (due during semester) and a 3000 word take home exam 55% (due in the examination period).
Students are required to attend a minimum of 80% of classes in order to pass this subject.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
100 Point Master of Art Curatorship |
150 Point Master of Art Curatorship
200 Point Master of Art Curatorship
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