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Summer 2015 COURSE OFFERINGS

Registration for both degree and certificate students begins Thursday, February 26, 2015.

Summer 1 (May 19-June 26)
MET AR 802/803
Internship in Arts Administration I & II Tuesday 4-6 pm; 5/26-8/4. Meets on campus 5/26, 6/30, & 8/4 (802 & 803 meet together)
Group A
MET AR 789
Cultural Entrepreneurship Monday and Wednesday 6-9:30 pm
Group B
MET AR 711
Capital Campaigns Monday and Wednesday 6-9:30 pm
Group B
MET AR 777
Comparative Cultural Policy‡^ Tuesday 6-9:30 pm; Meets on campus 6/2-6/23 & 7/14; Trip to Dublin and London: 6/27-7/5
Group B
MET AD 725
Negotiations and Organizational Conflict Resolution Monday and Wednesday 6-9:30 pm
Group C
MET AD 733
Leadership in Management§ Monday and Wednesday 6-9 pm; Meets 5/20, 5/27, 6/1, 6/3, 6/10, & 6/17; Meets in New Hampshire for weekend trip 6/5-6/7
Group C
MET AD 648
Introduction to E-Commerce and Web Design Monday and Wednesday 6-9:30 pm
Group C
MET CM 708
Principles and Practices of Advertising^ Tuesday and Thursday 6-9:30 pm
Group C
MET AD 642
Project Management Monday and Wednesday 11 am-2:30 pm
Group C
MET AD 642
Project Management Monday and Wednesday 6-9:30 pm
Group C
Summer 2 (June 29-August 7)
MET AR 781
Special Topics in Arts Administration (Summer 2015 Topic: Research and Program Evaluation in Arts Administration) Tuesday and Thursday 6-9:30 pm
Group B
MET AD 648
Introduction to E-commerce and Web Design Tuesday and Thursday 6-9:30 pm
Group C

†  AR802 is usually taken in the next-to-last semester of study and AR803 in the final semester. Students must have completed 24 credits prior to taking AR803. For information on course waivers, please visit the AR802 Course Info site. 

‡  International Travel Study courses are optional for international students.

^  Web Restricted, consent of program required.

§   Students may take either AR700 or AD733, but not both.


Fall 2015 Course Offerings

Registration opens for degree students on Sunday, March 29, 2015.

Registration opens for certificate and non degree students on Monday, April 20, 2015.

Fall 2015 (September 2-December 19)
MET AR 750
Financial Management for Nonprofit Organizations Monday 6-9 pm Group A
MET AR 778
Legal Issues in Arts Administration * Tuesday 6-9 pm Group A
MET AR 802/803
Internship I (planning phase)/II (fieldwork) †^ (2 credits each) Tuesday 4-6 pm; dates 10/6; 11/3; 12/1 Group A
MET AR 690
The Art World * Wednesday 6-9 pm Group A
MET AR 730
Political and Public Advocacy for the Arts Monday 6-9 pm Group B
MET AR 550
Raising Funds and Grant Writing for Nonprofit Organizations Tuesday 6-9 pm Group B
MET AR 766
Arts and the Community Wednesday 6-9 pm Group B
MET AR 720
Marketing and Audience Development for the Arts †† Thursday 6-9 pm Group B
MET AR 722
Educational Programming in Cultural Institutions Thursday 6-9 pm Group B
COM CM 701
Contemporary Public Relations ^ Monday 1-4 pm Group C
MET AD 642
Project Management Monday 6-9 pm Group C
MET AD 642
Project Management Tuesday 6-9 pm Group C
MET AD 642
Project Management Wednesday 11 am-2 pm Group C
MET AD 642
Project Management Wednesday 6-9 pm Group C
MET AD 603
Evaluating and Developing Markets for Cultural Tourism Tuesday 6-9 pm Group C
MET AD 725
Negotiations and Organizational Conflict Resolution Tuesday 6-9 pm Group C
CAS AH 520
The Museum and Historical Agency §§ Thursday 2-5 pm Group C

* When possible, the following courses should be completed in the first two semesters: AR 690 The Art World and AR778 Legal Issues in Arts Administration.

AR802 is usually taken in the next-to-last semester of study and AR803 in the final semester. Students must have completed 24 credits prior to taking AR803. For information on course waivers, please visit the AR802 Course Info site.

†† AR 690 The Art World is a prerequisite for AR771 Managing Performing Arts Organizations, AR774 Managing Visual Arts Organizations, and AR720 Marketing and Audience Development.

^ Web Restricted, consent of program required.

§§ Written approval of advisor required.

 



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