AHVS 488C

Communicating Through Exhibitions

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: HA 488C

Topics include the history, functions and purpose of exhibitions; communicating through artifacts, specimens and intangible heritage; frames of reference for communication; developing storylines; methodologies for planning; roles of the curator, educator, registrar, conservator, and other staff; project management; funding and sponsorship; temporary and travelling exhibitions; ethical considerations; and evaluation techniques.

Notes:

  • Credit will be granted for only one of AHVS 488C, HA 488C.
  • Subject to differential fees; consult Fees for Undergraduate Programs.

Undergraduate course in Art History and Visual Studies offered by the Department of Art History and Visual Studies in the Faculty of Fine Arts.

Schedules:
Summer Fall Spring

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