Major Requirement: Public History Concentration
This course focuses on both the theory and practice of public history. The “theory” portion is covered in class sessions, while the “practice” occurs through an internship at a local archive, museum, or preservation agency. By the end of the semester, students should have a general understanding of how public historians practice their craft . To enroll, students must be approved in advance by the instructor and the Office of Career Services.
Prerequisite: Sophomore Status