Advisors — Hunter Larsen (curator); Hyde
The museum studies minor brings together intellectual perspectives, academic approaches, and research practices to offer students a lens through which they may investigate material culture and how cultural products are understood and displayed in the context of museums. 5 units, minimum.
- A project completed in the context of an advisor-approved museum internship;
- A 300- or 400-level independent study with a concluding research project, paper, or exhibition approved by the minor advisors;
- Completion of a sixth, advanced course from areas II or III with an internal project that addresses an issue related to museum studies. This course and project must be approved by minor advisors and the course instructor.