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‘The Museum Idea’ course introduces Museum Studies, focusing on the history and philosophy of museums and collecting, relating this to contemporary museum practice. It is a taught by a team of academic staff in disciplines such as Anthropology, Archaeology, Education and History of Art, and the professional staff of the University’s museums. Many class meetings will be held in the University’s museums, including display areas, conservation laboratory and reserve collections and reserve collections, with a field trip to museums in another city in Scotland.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.
1st Attempt: Essay (60%), Museum review (40%), presentation (successful presentation).