The Museum of Peoples and Cultures offers several courses on museum studies through the BYU Department of Anthropology. Please see the current BYU catalog and class schedule for details.
The Museum of Peoples and Cultures, is the learning stage for the Certificate in Museum Practices program offered by the Department of Anthropology. Students currently enrolled in a graduate program in any cognate BYU department may apply. This is a great way to obtain training and experience in the museum field. The curriculum focuses on the care and interpretation of collections, with hands on experience in exhibitions, collections, management, education, writing, and program evaluation.
The Museum of Peoples and Cultures works in conjunction with the Department of Anthropology to provide a Field School experience for students.
For more information about courses offered in conjunction with the Museum, contact the Museum at (801) 422-0020, or the Department of Anthropology at (801) 422-3058 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.