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Museum Studies CSC

Career Studies Certificate (CSC)

C Career & technical education programs for job training Career & technical education programs for job training = Career & technical education programs for job training, guided by Advisory Committees
O Majors with completely online option Majors with completely online option = Majors with completely online option
N Majors not eligible for financial aid Majors not eligible for financial aid = Majors not eligible for financial aid

Purpose

Introduces students to the museum field. Also offers professional development for students already employed by museums and other cultural organizations engaged in the display and maintenance of collections. Program may be completed online.

Program Requirements and Special Conditions

Students must meet JTCC admission requirements. New students should visit the Advising Center and returning students their faculty advisor for more information.

Printable Advising Sheet

Required Courses CR. Pre-requisite Courses Approved Course Substitutions
ART 184 Survey of Museum Practice 3   HIS 183, See Note 1
ART 185 Introduction to Museum Education Offered Fall only 3   HIS 185, See Note 2
Topics in Museum Studies 1   See Note 3
Topics in Museum Studies 1   See Note 3
Topics in Museum Studies 1   See Note 3
ART 186 Collections Management Offered Spring only 3   HIS 186, See Note 4
ART 296 Museum Studies Internship Offered Spring only 3 ART 184/HIS 183
Majors only – Taken during last semester
HIS 296
Total Minimum Credits to Complete 15  

Notes

  1. ART 184 Survey of Museum Practice is cross-listed with HIS 183 Survey of Museum Practice. Credit will not be awarded for both. Contact your advisor or the division office for more information.
  2. ART 185 Introduction to Museum Education is cross-listed with HIS 185 Introduction to Museum Education. Credit will not be awarded for both. Contact your advisor or the division office for more information.
  3. One-credit ART 195 and/or HIS 195 Topics in Museum Studies courses will be regularly offered online and will cover a range of subjects relevant to current issues in the museum field.
  4. ART 186 Collections Management is cross-listed with HIS 186 Collections Management. Credit will not be awarded for both. Contact your advisor or the division office for more information.
  5. Students should regularly meet with their faculty advisor and check their advisement report in MyTyler – SIS.
  6. Courses noted as Fall only or Spring only are based on historical trends and current planning and may change without notice.

2017-2018 College Catalog & Student Handbook

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Division of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

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