Courses in public history emphasize hands-on experience and public interaction.
HIST 451(G) - Applied Public History Seminar
Content varies. May be repeated for a total of 6 hours. Alternate subtitles will appear on student’s transcript. Systematic examination of archival administration, museum management, historical editing, oral history, historic site management and preservation.
HIST 545 - Applied Public History Studies
3 Credit(s). 0 Hour(s) Lab. 3 Hour(s) Lecture.
Content varies. May be repeated for a total of 6 hours. Includes use of archives and museums, application of archeology and geography, historical editing and publishing, family and community history, material culture, and site interpretation, preservation and management. Alternate subtitles will appear on students’ transcripts.