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MSM2111 Museum History, Principles and Practices
Credit Points: 15
This unit introduces students to the development of the modern museum, the origin of systematic and taxonomic collections, public museums and the new museology. It investigates the roles and functions of museums in contemporary society including current preventive conservation principles as well as cataloguing and documenting collections. The role and formulation of collection policies will also be considered.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MIAADQMuseum Studies Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 30/04/2009 VET: 30/04/2009