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GEM Foundation Courses: Museum Learning 2016

The dates of GEM’s foundation courses in 2016 are:

(a) Manchester: 25/26 April; 23/24 May; 20/21 June 2016 and
(b) London: 3/4 October; 7/8 November and 5/6 December 2016.  

GEM's foundation course in Museum Learning is aimed at those people working or volunteering in the sector at the start of their time as a heritage learning practitioner or manager.  Pete Brown is the course director

If you would like more information on one of these courses or an application form, please go to our Foundation Course page.

Volunteer for GEM!

There are many ways in which you can help GEM to promote the importance of learning through museums, galleries and other cultural organisations.

We do need your help - and helping GEM can also play an important part in your own professional development.

Click HERE to volunteer now!  We shall provide you with details of some opportunities which match your skills and experience.