Oct 17, 2018  
2011-2012 University Catalogue 
2011-2012 University Catalogue []

MSEM 643 - Collection Management and Computer Applications in Museums

3 credits
Students acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to develop, implement, and supervise collections management projects. Emphasizes data processing applications related to collections management, documentation, and other museum functions, including collections administration, loan requests, rights and reproductions, exhibition planning and design, publications, collections security, and project management. Topics include multimedia and digital imaging, graphics, and database development and processing standards. Instruction in computer languages, database development and use, and digital imaging. Word processing experience and access to a computer are expected. Database management experience is helpful. General level of computer experience expected.

Prerequisites MSEM*600

Open to Museum Studies majors only.

Restrictions Computer Literacy Required