Advanced Study in Museums and Heritage: Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean at the Menil (3 Cr.)

Course Details

Course Level: 
Graduate Course
Course Number: 
HART 540
Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Day(s): 
Tue
Thu
Time: 
10:50am-12:05pm
Instructor: 
Course Description: 

This course introduces students to advanced ethical, legal and practical issues facing museums as they acquire and maintain collections from areas prone to looting and destruction, especially the Ancient Mediterranean. We will examine the civic engagement and operation of the Menil Collection through close, on-site archival and object study.
Undergraduate Equivalency: HART 312. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for HART 540 and HART 312.
Cross-listed with HURC 508.