Museum Studies: Art, Material Culture, and History

Arts and Humanities

Museum Studies: Art, Material Culture, and History

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    Arts and Humanities
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  • Recommended for
    All students.
  • Required Courses
    Students must complete at least 3 courses for at least 9 credits.
  • Number of Groups: 2

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A broad introduction to the discipline of museum studies. Special emphasis is placed on the art, history, and material culture of the Americas and Europe and on the museum as an institution.

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Complete 2 of the following option groups:

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