Jan 23, 2020  
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog

ART 3960 - Art Museum Studies: The Business of Museums (3 Credit Hours)



This survey introduces students to the business of museums. The course includes discussions regarding the history, definitions, and philosophical nature of museums. Students will explore collection mangement practices, ethics, nonprofit administration, mission statements, and the role and responsibilities of museums within society. Classes will take place at the Augusta State University campus, the Morris Museum of Art, and pre-determined museums within Augusta. A schedule will be provided at the beginning of the course.


Lecture Hours: 3

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit
Prerequisites: (ART2611 >= C or ART2612 >= C)
Repeat Status: No
Schedule Type: Lecture, Lecture/Supervised Lab/Clinic, Lecture/Unsupervi Lab/Clinic, Seminar - Small Group, Supervised Lab/Clinic, Unsupervised Lab/Clinic, Independent Study, Directed Study (one-to-one), Asynchronous Instruction, Practice Teaching, Internship/Practicum, Thesis, Dissertation


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