Units of Study

Please note:

In 2016, in addition to the units of study listed in the tables below, the following Units of Study (external to the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences) can be counted towards your major. Please refer to the teaching department for details.

  • ARCH9082 Conservation of Traditional Materials Intensive March
  • ARCH9028 Conservation Methods and Practices Semester 2
  • ARCH9081 Heritage Law and Policy Semester 2

MUSM7036 - Museums and the Digital

Semester 2b, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Helena Robinson

Description

This unit investigates the current use and adoption of digital technologies and new media across the museum and gallery sectors internationally. It considers how museums use digital technologies and new media, its relationship to audiences through Web 2.0 and Museum3 environments, and the growing use of the web as an important tool for cultural institutions. This course is an opportunity to research and develop critical knowledge about the use of new media and its application in the museum.

Assessments

1x1000wd equivalent online discussions (20%), 1x3000wd essay (50%), 1x2000wd concept proposal (30%)

Classes

Intensive mode in weeks 8-12 in Semester 2

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