MUSM - Museum Management (MUSM)

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MUSM 700  - Administration and Management of Museums  (3 Credits)  

The history and purpose of museums are examined. The basic management functions of museums and related cultural properties are considered.

MUSM 701  - Exhibition Development  (3 Credits)  

Exhibition planning: research, writing, design, budgeting.

MUSM 702  - Museum Internship  (3-6 Credits)  

This course is an internship in an AAM accredited museum. Students work under supervision in a museum setting.

Prerequisites: COLA 700 and COLA 701.
MUSM 703  - Museum Management: Independent Study  (3 Credits)  

Independent study in museum practices.

Prerequisites: COLA 700 and COLA 701.
MUSM 704  - Collecting, Collections Management, and Curatorial Practice  (3 Credits)  

Professional practice in collections management and care. Legal requirements and ethics of museum collecting. Curatorial collecting strategies and research.