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VSA2006 Gallery Studies 1

Short Description: Gallery Studies 1
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Arts and Communication
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 100300 - Visual Arts and Crafts
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 16 February 2019

Synopsis

In this course students will explore the foundational skills in which galleries and museums install and display art work; this includes the variety of gallery, museums and temporary exhibition sites.
This course will provide a foundation on which students will acquire skills and knowledge of the arts industry where they will be asked to research, compare and contrast museum, gallery and temporal exhibition spaces. In this first of four courses, students will understand the historical development of the Museum and the Gallery sector and what role the artist and curator plays within this.
Students will be encouraged to visit relevant galleries and museums, research and attend presentations by professionals as a way of understanding the various approaches to gallery management.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 Online