HISTORY

HIST-668
Topics in Public History (3)

Course Level: Graduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. Rotating topics include history and public policy, media and history, regional and local histories, and historic sites. Some background in U.S. history is recommended. Meets with HIST-468.

HIST-668
A01
HISTORY
SUMMER 2014

Course Level: Graduate

Topics in Public History (3)

Collection Management Archives and Museums

This course provides an introduction to the basic theories and methodologies of collections management in archives and museums. Through a combination of lectures and in-class projects, students are introduced to the myriad tasks involved in collections care.