Credit only granted for: AMST655, ANTH655, HIST610, INST728T or INST653.
Provides students a basic understanding of museums as cultural and intellectual institutions. Topics include the historical development of museums, museums as resources for scholarly study, and the museum exhibition as medium for presentation of scholarship.
For Fall 2008: Additionally cross-listed with INST728T. Credit only granted for ANTH655, AMST655, HIST610, or INST728T.