Dec 04, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

Museum Studies Minor

Students minoring in Museum Studies will develop a theory- and practice-based understanding of the collection, curation and exhibition of art and material culture. The student will develop knowledge in areas including museum education, curation, collecting, heritage studies and community perspectives on public culture through coursework and through direct experience in exhibition settings in and around Houston. The minor will encourage an interdisciplinary but complementary selection of courses, aimed at providing the student a broad base of experience to serve them in a variety of public cultural institutions.

All students pursuing the minor in Museum Studies must complete 15 semester credit hours as follows.

Required Foundational Courses (6 hours)

Anthropology Electives (3-6 hours)

Choose at least one Anthropology elective.