Introduction to Exhibit Development Workshop

Exhibit Workshop Postponed
The Exhibit Workshop has temporarily been postponed. New dates will be announced soon.

New date will be announced soon

Introduction to Exhibit Development is one of the core courses for MANL’s Museum Studies Certificate Program. 

Instructor: Jane Severs, Interpretive Planner
Date: TBA
Time: 9 am – 4 pm

This 2-day workshop provides a general introduction into the function and development of museum exhibits. Through this course participants will explore the purpose of exhibits, exhibit planning and concept development, exhibit design techniques, exhibit resource and budget development, the role of various media formats and interactive features in exhibition design, programming for exhibits, hiring and working with exhibit contractors and specialists and exhibit evaluation. This workshop is a core course for the Museum Studies Certificate Program.

Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. Registration Fees: $130* for MANL members, $155 for non-members
To register, please email  Cancellations received less than 5 days in advance are not eligible for refunds. Participants who do not attend remain responsible for full payment. * MANL members are encourage to apply for the  Emerging Professional Development Bursary. For more information, please see the CMA Bursary section below.

MANL Office/Training Centre, 200 Military Road, St. John’s

Duration: 2 days

Supported by the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador

MANL Museum Studies Program

CMA Bursary:
With the support of the Government of Canada, the CMA is pleased to offer bursaries to assist museum professionals in their professional development. MANL encourages all its members to apply for the Emerging Professional Development Bursary. The Emerging Professional Development bursary is given out to promote the exchange of knowledge and learning between museum professionals at the beginning of their careers. The program provides financial assistance to individuals to attend short courses, seminars, and workshops, including with costs of travel, accommodation and registration fees.

For more information on the bursary program. please contact the CMA:

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Fax: 613-233-5438

CMA Bursary