The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

ARTS 3380 Museums, Museology, and Museography

The course combines together two fundamental components: 1) the study of museum organization and management and 2) its practical or applied aspect. Selected topics will encompass history of the museums and their collections, the role of the museum in society, conservation, manners of artworks presentation, selections and investigation of objects, as well as typology and deontology. Topics will be announced prior to each semester. Course might be repeated for credit.



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Standard Letter (A-F)

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