Targets

1) Training in specialist areas

2) Training for practicing professionals to develop and expand their range of expertise

Additionally, this program has been modified to focus on preparing the next generation of Museum Studies tutors in order to prepare current museum professionals and scholars to lead this program in the future.

Schedule

  • Museums and collecting
  • Curatorship: principles and practice
  • Collection policy and sustainability
  • Collections management policy assessment
  • Documenting museum collections
  • Museum inventories and numbering system
  • Collection care and preventive conservation 
  • Assignments and presentations

The program will also include mini-workshops which will cover the following topics:

  • collecting objects
  • object documentation
  • object photography and measurements 
  • Reading museum collections

This course will run each Saturday.

Course fees:

EES Members: 500 LE

Student EES members: 450 LE

Non- EES members: 600 LE

Student non-members: 550 LE

Tickets are available via the Cairo Office, [email protected]