Arts and Culture: Museums and Collections
The specialisation “Museums and Collections” is part of the Master Arts and Culture
In our global society, the status and importance of museums, collections and heritage as key factors of our identities and cultures are undisputed. The museum’s present day influential role in the shaping of knowledge and identity should be understood in its historical context and the underlying social, political, ethical and intellectual structures.
In this specialisation students will study and experience the history of collection formation as well as crucial themes concerning museums today.
The structure of the programme is the following:
- Practices and Debates (5 EC)
- Two Research Seminars (20 EC) from the specialisation ‘Museums and Collections’
- Free Component (10 EC)
- Thesis Seminar (5 EC)
- Thesis (20 EC)