Enrollment for the 2013 Provisional Docent Program is now closed. Email Hattie Lehman at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more or to receive program updates.
1. Complete Carnegie Museum of Art’s course Art through the Ages: An Art History Survey.
→ Previous experience with the visual arts is helpful, but not required. This course provides an art historical foundation, with a focus on our collection.
→ Two sections of this pre-requisite class are being offered Spring 2014.
2. After completing the course, apply to the Provisional Docent Program.
→ Complete a questionnaire and short writing assignment for staff to review.
→ Complete the Provisional Docent application.
3. Complete all Provisional Docent Program requirements.
→ Attend formal trainings with all docents on Tuesday mornings, plus additional trainings specifically for Provisionals as needed.
→ Complete an independent study project, assignments, and practice leading conversations with fellow docents and staff.
4. Conduct a practice tour with CMOA staff.
→ Activation will occur selectively as determined by the Education Department.
→ The date of this tour and activation will vary.