The Museum as a Site and Source for Learning
Explore the purpose of museums today and find how they facilitate learning.
Who is the course for?
Anyone with an interest in museums and their potential for learning.
While the Educators themselves aren’t available to facilitate this run, we encourage you to engage with other learners and there are opportunities to do this throughout the course.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Demonstrate an understanding of the way learning takes place in a museum setting
Identify a range of learning strategies for a variety of audiences
Effectively communicate personal ideas and collaborate with other learners to find solutions to issues
Describe the complexities of label writing from a learning perspective and produce examples
Explain the difference between key roles in museums
Apply what you have learned to design your own exhibition