Laws & Collections Management
The 4 week online course Laws & Collections Management provides an accessible introduction to the legal aspects of managing museum collections by presenting an introduction to national and international laws and regulations affecting museums. The course textbook, A Legal Primer on Managing Museum Collections, will be supplemented by a variety of readings and assignments.
Required Text: Malaro, Marie C., DeAngelis, Ildiko 2012. A Legal Primer on Managing Museum Collections, Third Edition. Smithsonian, Washington, DC, 560 pages.
Instructor: John Simmons
Course Start Date: August 6, 2018
Duration: 4 weeks