Introduction to Public History

HST 2465 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Quarter
Description Introduces the field of public history. Offers students an opportunity to develop research, analytical, writing, and speaking skills. Topics include the nature of museum work, public historical archiving, the construction of historical displays and exhibits, the preservation and restoration of historic sites and structures, the editing of historical documents and journals, the operation of historical societies, and the production of historical media programs.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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