The Shaping of Knowledge: Communication of meaning through museum exhibition design

Authors

  • Shamsidar Ahmad Post Graduate Studies, Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA , Malaysia
  • Mohamed Yusoff Abbas Professor, Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying,Universiti Teknologi MARA , Malaysia
  • Mohd. Zafrullah Mohd. Taib Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying,Universiti Teknologi MARA , Malaysia
  • Mawar Masri Post Graduate Studies, Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA , Malaysia

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21834/aje-bs.v3i10.325

Abstract

The primary objective of museum management in shaping of knowledge can be achieved by a communication of meaning through quality displays of the permanent collection or temporary exhibitions, the specimens of a continent or the interactive apparatus of science. This paper looks at research derived primarily from the museum scholars and experts with academics working in the field of visitor studies towards developing exhibits that facilitated visitor learning. These findings are recast the approach in order to offer an integrated framework for visitor behavior has implications for service management of the service encounter at the museum in Malaysia.

Keywords: Museum exhibitions design; communication of meaning; shaping of knowledge; quality of life.

eISSN 2514-751X © 2018. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA cE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open-access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.21834/aje-bs.v3i10.325

 

Published

2018-08-24

How to Cite

Ahmad, S., Abbas, M. Y., Mohd. Taib, M. Z., & Masri, M. (2018). The Shaping of Knowledge: Communication of meaning through museum exhibition design. Asian Journal of Environment-Behaviour Studies, 3(10), 178-186. https://doi.org/10.21834/aje-bs.v3i10.325

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