Inside the Museum: The V&A's Museum Skills Course

Professional development course

+44 (0)20 7942 2000
  • Wednesday 26 February 2020 – Wednesday 20 May 2020

  • V&A South Kensington

    Cromwell Road
    London, SW7 2RL

  • Creative Studio

  • Course price £1,250.00

  • Call +44 (0)20 7942 2000 to book

This event is unfortunately cancelled. During these exceptional times, the health and wellbeing of our visitors and staff is our highest priority. In line with the latest advice from Public Health England, all V&A sites (South Kensington, Museum of Childhood, Blythe House, V&A Dundee) are temporarily closed. If you have purchased tickets for events that have been cancelled there are several options available to you and our ticketing team will be in touch. You can find out more on our blog (link).

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I loved the breadth and comprehensiveness of the material and the professionalism demonstrated by all speakers and facilitators! 2019 Course Student

Course overview

This twelve week part-time course features a combination of taught sessions and behind the scenes access to the V&A’s collections and practitioners. Drawing upon case studies conducted in the museum, individual sessions will be taught by Specialist V&A staff and will explore the internal workings of the V&A - winner of the Art Fund Museum of the Year 2016.

Session topics will include: collections management, research, learning and interpretation, public programming, marketing, exhibitions, and audience engagement.

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Professional development course: Inside the Museum: The V&A's Museum Skills Course

26 February 2020 - 20 May 2020


Call to book +44 (0)20 7942 2000

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Open 10.00 - 13.00, Monday to Sunday (closed 24-26 December)