Visitor Experiences

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Explores the evolving concept and implications of a holistic approach to visitor engagement in museums and other cultural heritage institutions. Focuses on museums' relationships with their publics, their capacity to serve as social spaces, strategies for audience research, the characteristics of visitors, communications, exhibitions, formal and informal learning activities and evaluation strategies.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of AHVS 488Y, CH 561.
  • A combined undergraduate and graduate course.

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

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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