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Week 2 summary

Week 2 recap
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This completes Week 2 of the course. We hope you have enjoyed the tasks and activities and are ready for the final Week!

You have learned about the role of the curator, the importance of the study objects in learning and advice on writing text for labels. In Week 3 you will hear from conservators and develop your own exhibition.

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