HIS 304 (U)Introduction to Public History
PRISM #
4430
Credits
3
Format
LEC
Days
TTh 03:00PM – 04:15PM
Instructor
Zorea,Aharon
Room
AH008
Final Exam
12-21-17 3:00PM- 5:00PM
Section
L471
Session
Regular Academic Session
Start Date
9/5/2017
End Date
12/22/2017
Class Type
Compressed Video
Open Seats
4

Description

An introduction to the field of public history with topics for classroom discussion including the concept of public memory, historic preservation theory and practice, creation of museum exhibits, and career opportunities in the field of history outside of education. Students will apply knowledge gained from the course to evaluate historic exhibits and gain field work by undertaking their own exhibit, archival or preservation project. Junior standing or consent of instructor; and previous History course or consent of instructor

Prerequisites

Junior standing or consent of instructor

Special Notes

Associate Degree Requirements