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  1. General reading for M.Sc Museum Education 4 items
    1. Learning in the museum - George E. Hein, Ebooks Corporation Limited 1998

      Book 

    2. The educational role of the museum - Eilean Hooper-Greenhill 1999

      Book 

    3. The museum experience revisited - John H. Falk, Lynn D. Dierking, Taylor & Francis Group 2016

      Book 

    4. The participatory museum - Nina Simon c2010

      Book 

  2. Course 1: The museum as a source for learning 48 items
    1. Session 1: Learning Theories and Museum Education 11 items
      1. Pre- seminar reading 4 items
        1. Learning in the museum - George E. Hein, Ebooks Corporation Limited 1998

          Book  See: Chapters 1,2, 7 and 8.

        2. The educational role of the museum - Eilean Hooper-Greenhill 1999

          Book  See: Chapter 15, pp. 146-160. Available online.

        3. Learning to Live: Museums, Young People and Education 11 May 2009

          Book  See: Bacon, S. The Power of Cultural Learning: The role of museums within a new cultural learning agenda, pp. 43-53.

        4. Public institutions for personal learning: establishing a research agenda - John H. Falk, Lynn D. Dierking, American Association of Museums. Technical Information Service, Public Institutions for Personal Learning - Understanding the Long-Term Impact of Museums 1995

          Book  See: M. Csikszentmihalyi, K. Hermanson Intrinsic Motivation in Museums: Why Does one Want to Learn? pp. 67-78. Available online.

      2. Additional Reading 7 items
        1. How we think - John Dewey 1910

          Book  See: Chapter 3. Natural Resources in the Training of Thought.

        2. Learning from museums: visitor experiences and the making of meaning - John H. Falk, Lynn D. Dierking 2000

          Book  See: Chapter 1. Learning from Museums: An Introduction. Chapter 2. The Personal Context. Chapter 3. The Sociocultural Context. Chapter 4. The Physical Context.

        3. The unschooled mind: how children think and how schools should teach - Howard Gardner 2011

          Book  See: Chapter 2. Conceptualizing the Development of the Mind.. Chapter 4. Knowing the World Through Symbols

        4. Situated learning: legitimate peripheral participation - Jean Lave, Etienne Wenger c1991

          Book  See: Chapter 2. Practice, Person, Social World. Available online.

        5. Contemporary theories of learning: learning theorists ... in their own words - Knud Illeris, Ebooks Corporation Limited 2009 (electronic resource)

          Book  See: Chapter 1. A comprehensive understanding of human learning. Chapter 2. Learning to be a person in society: learning to be me.

        6. How Children Learn - Stella Vosniadou 2001

          Document 

        7. Beyond active learning: a constructivist approach to learning - Susan E. Cooperstein, Elizabeth Kocevar‐Weidinger 06/2004

          Article 

    2. Session 2: The Origins and Role of the Museum in Society 7 items
      1. Pre- seminar reading 5 items
        1. For information on the evolution of museums:

        2. A companion to museum studies 2011

          Book  See: Abt, J. The Origins of the Public Museum, pp.115 – 134.

        3. Learning from museums: visitor experiences and the making of meaning - John H. Falk, Lynn D. Dierking 2000

          Book  See: Chapter 3: The Sociocultural Context and Chapter 11: Museums in the Larger Society.

        4. For information on the evolving role of education in the museum:

        5. The educational role of the museum - Eilean Hooper-Greenhill 1999

          Book 

      2. Additional Reading 2 items
    3. Session 3: Object-Based Learning 16 items
      1. Pre- seminar reading 4 items
        1. Touch in museums: policy and practice in object handling - Sally MacDonald, David Prytherch, Guy Noble 2008

          Book  See: Introduction and Chapter 2: Making sense of touch Charles Spence and Alberto Gallace. Available online.

        2. Advice Notes: Learning from Objects - Some ideas to inspire, wow and wonder. - GEM

          Document  Pay special attention to ‘Finding out about an object’ section.

      2. Additional Reading 1 item
      3. Session 4: The Physical Museum Environment 11 items
        1. Pre- seminar reading 6 items
          1. On creating or improving spaces for learning in cultural institutions:

          2. Theory:

          3. Learning from museums: visitor experiences and the making of meaning - John H. Falk, Lynn D. Dierking 2000

            Book  See: Chapter 7. A Place for Learning.

          4. For history of the Hunterian Museum:

          5. William Hunter and the Hunterian Museum in Glasgow, 1807-2007 - L. J. F. Keppie 2007

            Book  See: Frontmatter, pp.i-iv, Chapter 4: A Temple of the Muses: the first Hunterian Museum in Glasgow, Chapter 6: A new museum for a new University, 1870-1900 and Chapter 9: Modern Times, 1975-2007. Chapter 4: A Temple of the Muses: the first Hunterian Museum in Glasgow available online.

        2. Additional Reading 5 items
          1. Theory:

          2. Learning from museums: visitor experiences and the making of meaning - John H. Falk, Lynn D. Dierking 2000

            Book  See: Chapter 7. A Place for Learning

          3. For history of the Hunterian Museum:

          4. William Hunter and the Hunterian Museum in Glasgow, 1807-2007 - L. J. F. Keppie 2007

            Book  See: Chapter 4. A Temple of the Muses: the first Hunterian Museum in Glasgow, Chapter 6. A new Museum for a new University, 1870-1900 and Chapter 9. Modern Times, 1975-2007. Chapter 4: A Temple of the Muses: the first Hunterian Museum in Glasgow available online.

    4. Session 6: Space, Bodies & Culture in Museum Education 4 items
      1. Pre- seminar reading 3 items
      2. Additional Reading 1 item
    5. Session 7: The Museum as Reflective of Culture and Community 3 items
      1. Pre- seminar reading 3 items
    6. Session 8: The Museum and the Disciplinary Function 1 item
      1. Pre- seminar reading 1 item
        1. The birth of the museum: history, theory, politics - Tony Bennett, Ebooks Corporation Limited 1995

          Book  See: pp. 59-86

    7. Session 9: Concepts of Gallery Education 4 items
      1. Pre- seminar reading 4 items
        1. Five Terms from the Lexicon of Gallery - Liz Ballard, Lawrence Bradby, Nell Croose Myhill, Natalie Zervou 2014

          Article 

        2. Some Are More Equal Than Others - Judith Stewart 2014

          Article 

        3. Being Honest about Education - Veronica Sekules 2014

          Article 

    8. Useful Journals 2 items
      1. The journal of museum education: Roundtable reports - Museum Education Roundtable 1985- (electronic resource)

        Journal  Volume 40 Issue 1 is particularly useful as it deals with empowering museum educators to evaluate.

      2. Visitor studies - Visitor Studies Conference, Center for Social Design (Jacksonville, Ala.) (electronic resource)

        Journal