Syllabi for graduate courses (HIST 200-299)

Fall 2018

HIST 200 - History+Theory (3 Units)

Study of the theoretical schools and debates that have most influenced historical research and writing in the modern era. Introduces students to both important theoretical texts and their applied use. It is designed to provide an intellectual foundation for subsequent graduate-level history seminars.

Note: Graduate Writing Intensive (GWI) course.

Prerequisite: Classified standing in History or instructor permission.

Sect Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 80865 1 Seminar 15/0 T BRH208 600PM-850PM Cohen,Aaron J GWI

HIST 202 - Interpreting U.S. History (3 Units)

Study of historical interpretations of major issues and problems in US history. Helps students to define US history as a field and to consider different approaches to teaching and/or researching US history topics.

Prerequisite: Classified graduate status in History or instructor permission.

Sect Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 80657 1 Seminar 15/0 W BRH210 600PM-850PM Schneider,Khal
02 86912 1 Seminar 15/2 W BRH214 600PM-850PM Lupo,Michael S

HIST 203 - Public Hist Prin+Technque (3 Units)

Provides an introduction to public history by surveying the major topics in the field through readings, discussion, and guest lectures. Students will learn about the history of public history, employment opportunities for public historians, and public historical issues.

Note: Graduate Writing Intensive (GWI) course.

Prerequisite: Graduate status or instructor permission.

Sect Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 80658 1 Seminar 15/1 M BRH210 600PM-850PM Lindsay,Anne GWI

HIST 280Z - Reading Sem:Topics World (3 Units)

Extensive reading and analysis of the significant historical literature in world history. The area of topic to be studied will change from term to term.

Note: May be repeated for credit provided the period or the topic is different.

Prerequisite: Classified status in History or instructor permission.

Sect Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 85957 1 Seminar 15/4 R BRH214 600PM-850PM Atamaz-Topcu,Serpil
02 85958 1 Seminar 15/0 M BRH214 600PM-850PM Vann,Michael G

HIST 282D - Museum Studies (3 Units)

Intensive introduction to museum theory, practice, and management. Concentrates on providing an understanding of museums including museum exhibitions, collections, and acquisition policy. Students will have opportunities for practical museum experience and for meeting museum professionals.

Prerequisite: Graduate status or instructor permission.

Sect Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 86919 1 Seminar 15/8 R DTN108 600PM-850PM Smith,Ty O

HIST 282E - Historic Preservation (3 Units)

Overview of the different aspects of historic preservation, including downtown revitalization, neighborhood organization, historic site management, preservation legislation, preservation education and historic architecture. The history of historic preservation in the U.S. Students will engage in on-site visits to historic sites.

Prerequisite: Graduate status or instructor permission.

Sect Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 86607 1 Seminar 15/0 T BRH210 600PM-850PM Hallam,Nathan

HIST 282F - History+Memory (3 Units)

Study of theoretical schools and debates regarding the formation, transformation, and transmission of collective memory. Draws upon theoretical literature on group memories from the social sciences and humanities, and it examines the importance of this literature for public and academic historians.

Prerequisite: Classified standing in Public History, History or instructor permission.

Sect Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 86051 1 Seminar 15/0 R BRH210 600PM-850PM Cohen,Aaron J

HIST 295 - History Internship (3 Units)

Supervised work and project experience with history-related agencies and organizations, developing entry-level professional skills.

Note: May be repeated for credit

Prerequisite: Graduate status and permission of faculty internship director.

Sect Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 80660 1 Thesis Research 15/15 TBAARR - Lindsay,Anne

HIST 297 - Advanced Internship (3 Units)

Professional work experience in a specialized field of public history, with training and supervision as part of the Capital Campus Graduate Program in Public History.

Prerequisite: HIST 295 and permission of the faculty internship director.

Sect Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 80661 1 Thesis Research 20/19 TBAARR - Lindsay,Anne

HIST 299 - Special Problems (1-3 Units)

Individual projects or directed reading.

Note: Open only to students who appear competent to carry on individual work; May be repeated for credit.

Sect Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 80662 1 Thesis Research 20/18 TBAARR - Wilson,Jeffrey K
02 81097 1 Thesis Research 20/19 TBAARR - Gregory,Candace
03 81099 1 Thesis Research 20/19 TBAARR - Ettinger,Patrick
04 81125 1 Thesis Research 20/19 TBAARR - Austin,Paula C
05 81130 1 Thesis Research 20/20 TBAARR - Ocegueda, Mark
06 81414 1 Thesis Research 20/20 TBAARR - Staff

HIST 500 - Culminating Experience (3 Units)

Credit given upon successful completion of one of the following: A.) Thesis. An original contribution to historical knowledge, which includes the statement of a problem, a review of pertinent literature, the collection and presentation of relevant material, a conclusion, and a formal bibliography, all presented with appropriate documentation; OR B.) Project. A significant undertaking appropriate to public history, based upon the relevant literature, research skills, and applied expertise in areas of professional concern. Available for MA, Public History Option students only; OR C.) Comprehensive Examination. Structured and supervised reading programs for MA candidates preparing for the History Comprehensive Examination.

Prerequisite: Advanced to candidacy.

Sect Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 80663 1 Thesis Research 20/18 TBAARR - Kluchin,Rebecca M