Credits: 1-4 An internship that enables students to become familiar with the operations of an art gallery or an historical museum, including day-to-day administration, preparation of special exhibitions, and interaction with the professional gallery and museum world. In addition to duties assigned by the gallery or museum personnel, the student keeps a journal and writes a research paper. Special projects can be developed as appropriate to student capabilities and the institution’s schedule. The intern is evaluated by the Gallery or Museum Director and the supervising faculty member.
Prerequisite: Approval of the faculty advisor and Gallery or Museum Director.