Museum Studies (MS)
School of Fine Art and Music, College of Arts
The Minor program in Museum Studies offers an introduction to museum culture from both theoretical and practical perspectives. Courses in the program cover the history of museums, examination of assumptions that have guided the collecting and classifying of visual culture, and consideration of how these institutions serve the needs of national and group identity construction.
This program of study is designed as a complement to a significant number of Major specializations, suitable for any student wishing to broaden their knowledge beyond their Major area of study.
Minor Requirements (Honours)
A minimum of 5.00 credits is required, including:
|ARTH*1510||Art Historical Studies I||0.50|
|ARTH*1520||Art Historical Studies II||0.50|
|ARTH*2120||Introduction to Museology||0.50|
|ARTH*2480||Introduction to Art Theory and Criticism||0.50|
|ARTH*3330||Display: Visual Culture in Western Europe||0.50|
|2.00 additional credits in Art History||2.00|