F. M. Courtis Collection: A Window on Teacher Education at Bendigo, Australia
For the best part of the last millennium collections have been used in universities in Europeto support teaching and research. European authors have referred to university collections as ‘windows on the university’. This article uses the European context to historically situate art collections in Australian teacher education institutions. The F.M. Courtis Collection at La Trobe University exemplifies how such teaching collections continue to contribute to teaching and learning today.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Senior lecturer in art education and acquisitions curator of the F. M. Courtis Collection in the School of Education at La Trobe University in Bendigo, Australia.
Publication date: June 1, 2009