Museum Studies Internship Program Courses

Summer 2021 - Virtual Museum Studies Internship Program

For Summer 2021, the Museum Studies Internship Program will be offered virtually. This is a 10-week program, including 4 weeks of a virtual internship placement with a heritage management focus.

  • Please review your courses with your academic or study abroad advisor to ensure they will transfer back to your home school and that you are following your home school’s policies.

Courses

The first six weeks of the program consist of content courses designed to augment your knowledge of Scotland, its history, and how this rich heritage is communicated in museums and cultural sites:

Course ID Title Credits Syllabus
SCOT MSME 230S Building Museum Exhibitions: A Scottish Perspective 3 PDF
SCOT HSSC 215S Scottish History to Present Day 3 PDF

The final four weeks of the program focus on a full-time internship placement with a heritage management focus. Your internship experience is guided by an academic supervisor and the associated internship course that culminates in an independent research project and presentation:

Course ID Title Credits Syllabus
OVEI INPR 210S Work in Thought and Action 3 PDF


Summer 2022 and beyond

 

This is an 8-week program including 4 weeks of internship placement at a heritage management site.

  • Please review your courses with your academic or study abroad advisor to ensure they will transfer back to your home school and that you are following your home school’s policies.

Courses

First four weeks:

  • Heritage Management Course
  • Scottish History Course
Course ID Title Credits Syllabus
SCOT IDSP 330S Curating, Interpretation and Heritage: A Scottish Perspective 3 PDF
SCOT HSSC 215S Scottish History to Present Day 3 PDF

Final four weeks:

  • Internship Course: Full-time, hands-on internship placement; independent research project guided by an academic supervisor.
Internship Cornerstone Course
Course ID Title Credits Syllabus
SCOT INPR 310S Work in Thought and Action 3 PDF

 


Grade Scale

The following information is vetted and provided by the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) on the Electronic Database for Global Education (EDGE).

Percentage U.S. Equivalent
97 – 100% A+
93 – 96% A
90 – 92% A-
87 – 89% B+
83 – 86% B
80 – 82% B-
77 – 79% C+
73 – 76% C
70 – 72% C-
67 – 69% D+
65 – 66% D
0 – 64% F
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