Formerly: HIST 515A
Provides an overview of the branch of the discipline that involves communicating the pastto non-academic audiences and analyzing applicationsof history outside of the university. Students meet practitioners of public history, making professional contacts and exploring non-academic applications of their training. Connected with these practicalactivities are analytical questions: as they contemplate how history can be carried outside of the academy, students also discuss its purpose, importance and meaning.
- Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 515A, HIST 515A, HIST 519 (if taken in the same topic).