Curatorial Practice in Critical Heritage Contexts



An examination of best practice and expertise in cultural management, exhibition practice and care of museum


collections. The module draws on  expectations of the museum standards in both the UK and Ireland and


provides points of discussion on key issues concerning curatorial practice.




Learning Outcomes

  1. 1. Demonstrate a comprehensive overview of the subject area

  2. 2. Analyse the contemporary curatorial climate

  3. 3. Contextualise curatorial practice in Heritage contexts

  4. 4. Evaluate the critical heritage field

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