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.
1. Demonstrate a comprehensive overview of the subject area
2. Analyse the contemporary curatorial climate
3. Contextualise curatorial practice in Heritage contexts
4. Evaluate the critical heritage field