London and its Museums

Queen Mary, University of London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    London and its Museums

  • Host University

    Queen Mary, University of London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Art History, History, Visual Arts

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    Credits: 15.0
    Overlap: None
    Prerequisite: None

    This module will take students through a journey into the history of the exhibiting space as based on London's
    museums and galleries provision. The first session will introduce key themes on the subject, and each
    subsequent class will take place in a museum or gallery, allowing students to acquire factual information on
    the institutions in question, and to appreciate the nature and value of their collections/exhibits and to
    critically evaluate their personal experience of displays.

    Please note that this module involves class visits to various locations in London. When timetabling please allow yourself an hour¿s travel time either side of the class.

    Assessment: 100.0% Coursework
    Level: 5

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