Module code: MU7557

This module focuses on how to use the digital purposefully and creatively in museum contexts. It will consider topics such as new media management and production in the museum/gallery; the impact of digital on curatorial practice and visitor experience; the transformative potential of digital for museum learning; and the principles of creative design and evaluation of in-gallery and on-line digital media. It is suitable for anyone curious and enthusiastic for digital media. You do not need high levels of computer literacy and knowledge to take this module.


  • 50 hours of lectures
  • 2 hours of tutorials
  • 10 hours of fieldwork
  • 88 hours of guided independent study


  • Essay, 2,500 words (100%)