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MSM3121 Museums and their Audiences
Credit Points: 15
This unit examines practical strategies for the development and promotion of public museum exhibitions/programs, including marketing and audience development. The role of interaction in exhibitions/programs is also considered. Students are taken through the steps involved in planning, developing, installing and evaluating a museum exhibition/program and examine the processes and responsibilities that go with each stage. Issues associated with selecting, representing and interpreting cultural objects will also be discussed.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MIAADQMuseum Studies Minor
MAAAHYMuseum Studies Major
MIAAFDMuseum Studies Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 12/07/2011 VET: 12/07/2011