Student ID:__________________________ Student Name:_______________________ Advisor Name:_______________________ Catalog: Academic Catalog 2021-2022 Program: Public History Minor

Public History Minor

Students minoring in Public History must take a minimum of 18 credits. The minor requirements for History majors differs from that for other majors, as indicated below.

History majors may not double-count courses for the minor and their major. No student may count courses taken towards General Education towards their minor or double-count courses in their major for their minor (ex: If a History major is also an Anthropology major, they may not count a course twice if wishing to include an Anthropology course as an elective for the minor.) 

Required Courses

Course NameCredits:Term TakenGradeGen Ed
HIS 265 - Introduction to Public History Credits: 3

Complete one internship

Course NameCredits:Term TakenGradeGen Ed
HIS 481 - History Internship Credits: 3-6
HIS 482 - History Internship Credits: 3-6
HIS 483 - History Internship Credits: 3-6

Choose two of the following courses

Course NameCredits:Term TakenGradeGen Ed
HIS 324 - Museum Studies Credits: 3
HIS 325 - Heritage Tourism Credits: 3
HIS 327 - Grantsmanship Credits: 3
HIS 329 - Oral History Credits: 3
HIS 428 - Historic Preservation Credits: 3

Minor for History Major

In addition to the above, students majoring in History will select two electives outside the discipline from the pre-approved list, or others approved in advance by the director. 

Minor for Non-History Majors

In addition to the above, students with non-History majors will choose two other HIS courses at the 300 or 400 level.

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