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College Catalog 2019-2020 
College Catalog 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHS 202 - Museum Studies and Museum Education

2.00 credits.
This course explores the history of museums as well as theory, methods, and debates within museum studies, with an emphasis on practical applications of learning. Particular attention is devoted to the development of collections and interpretive exhibitions as well as the engagement of audiences through educational programs. This course is suited to individuals seeking an overview of museum studies and an understanding of the ways in which museums position themselves as educational instructions.