Current Museology

Current Museology

Lectures: 30

Seminars: 0

Tutorials: 0

ECTS credit: 3

Lecturer(s): izr. prof. dr. Hudales Jože

Content

»New museology« and »critical museology«: museums and in future oriented museum researches, basic concepts of new museums in Europe and around the world; case of »good museum practice« in ethnological/anthropological museums. Interdisciplinary in museums. Museums, heritage and identity. Characteristics of ethnological / anthropological) museums as cultural institutions and their role in museum environment; multiculturality, pluralism and social inclusion. Museum (ethnological/anthropological) communication: different forms of museum connected communication methods; benefits and imperfections of audience oriented way of museum work. Exhibition as medium of interpretation and communication; museum pedagogical work. Evaluation of exhibitions and museum visitors researches; methods of museum work with them. Public relations and museum audience and other contemporary forms of ethnological work in museums. Museum professionalism and ethics, museum legislation.