Seminar on Heritage Museography and Interpretation

Master's degree in Prehistoric Archaeology and Rock Art, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho nº 17071/2009 - 23/07/2009

2 ECTS; 1º Ano, Anual, 18,0 TP


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-Be familiar with the concept of heritage enhancement.
-Learn the basics of the expertise in designing and mounting musuem exhibitions.
- Be able to interpret heritage in order to enhance it.
- Acquire the ability to handle interpretation resources.

Bases and techniques for the enhancement of heritage. The enhancement of heritage as communication of meaning. The interpretation of heritage as a communication technique. Interpretation of heritage and the design of museum projects.

Evaluation Methodology
Comparison between the questionnaires filled up at the beginning and on completion of seminar.


Method of interaction
Lectures, practical assignment, debate.

Software used in class