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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HST 235 - Public History

Examines how history is publicly presented and interpreted in museums, historic preservation projects, heritage trails, commemorative public art, civic celebrations, and feature films and documentaries.  Students learn about best practices and potential career paths in public history and the field’s relationship to “academic” history and the heritage industry.

(Cr: 3)