Master of Arts (Curatorial and Museum Studies) ((MA(CuratMuseumSt)))

Program Code

MACMS

Academic Year

2017

Program Faculty

Faculty of Arts

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

This program is offered jointly by the University of Adelaide and the Art Gallery of South Australia. Students will be introduced to art history and they will undertake an in-depth study of four courses in art history. Students then undertake two courses in Curatorial and Museum Studies which are taught in the Art Gallery around objects in the collection, and at the University. Topics covered include collection development and management, databases and registration, display and interpretation of objects and the researching, designing, mounting and marketing of exhibitions in a range of museums and galleries.

The Master of Arts (Curatorial and Museum Studies) is an AQF Level 9 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 2 years.

Conditions

There shall be a Master of Arts (Curatorial and Museum Studies)

Academic Program Rules for Master of Arts (Curatorial and Museum Studies)

There shall be a Master of Arts (Curatorial and Museum Studies).

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Master of Arts (Curatorial and Museum Studies), the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following courses with a combined total of not less than 48 units.