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  Learning in Museums

Anderson D. 1997
A Common Wealth: Museums and learning in the United Kingdom
Dept of National Heritage
Resource Rich
Support
Informal
Diverse
Self directed learning

Museum Practice Vols 10, 11, 12

First Hand Contact
Real evidence
Physical experience

Physical and social
Context for learning

Social experiences
stimulate
support learning

Activities
Memorable
Appeal to all senses

Environment
Active
Non-threatening
Not School!!
Learning
Exploration
Discovery

Visiting
Personal Choice
Rewards at a variety of levels
opportunities
problem solving
decision making

Combines
Learnings
enjoyment
entertainment

   
 


   
 
   

Lecture by Kevin Flude - prepared for 'Creative Practice in Narrative Environments'

MA course at Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design & developed for University College Worcester

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