MUB_B022 English for museology purpose

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2022
Extent and Intensity
1/1/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
Taught in person.
Mgr. Lenka Vargová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. Mgr. Jiří Macháček, Ph.D.
Division of Museology - Department of Archaeology and Museology - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. Miriam Molnárová
Supplier department: Division of Museology - Department of Archaeology and Museology - Faculty of Arts
Mon 3. 10. 14:00–17:40 M21, Mon 17. 10. 14:00–17:40 M21, Mon 21. 11. 14:00–17:40 M21, Mon 5. 12. 14:00–17:40 M21
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
there are 9 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
Course objectives
The aim of the course is understand of museological terminology in English.
Understand and explain of museological text in English and be able to communicate with foreign museologists in English.
Learning outcomes
After completing the course, a student will be able to:
- understand to scientific texts and use adequate museological terminology in English
  • Terminology of general museology.
  • Terminology of history od museums and culture.
  • Terminology of museum exhibition.
  • Terminology of public relations, management and marketing
  • DESVAllÉES, André, MAIRESSE, Francois. Museology : back to basics. Morlanwelz : Musée royal de Mariemont, 2009. 321 s.
  • Museums after modernism : strategies of engagement. Edited by Griselda Pollock - Joyce Zemans. 1. publ. Malden, USA: Blackwell, 2007. 248 s. ISBN 9781405136273. info
  • CARRIER, David. Museum skepticism : a history of the display of art in public galleries. Durham: Duke University Press, 2006. xiii, 313. ISBN 0822336944. info
  • What makes a great exhibition? Edited by Paula Marincola. Philadelphia, Pa.: Philadelphia Exhibitions Initiative, 2006. 183 s. ISBN 0970834616. info
  • MAROEVIĆ, Ivo. Introduction to museology : the European approach. Edited by Gary Edson. München: Verlag Dr. C. Müller-Straten, 1998. 358 s. ISBN 3932704525. info
Teaching methods
lectures, projects, e-learning
Assessment methods
presentation, test
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught once in two years.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2020.
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