History and Art History
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Graduate Certificate in Digital Public Humanities

The graduate certificate in digital public humanities is a fully online program that trains students in a wide range of digital tools that are in increasingly high demand in humanities careers. Students will use these tools in developing their own digital projects, thus enhancing their professional portfolio. Students will also gain professional experience through an internship with the Smithsonian Institution, focused on applying skills learned from coursework. Internships will be coordinated remotely, allowing students to work from their locations,

For policies governing all certificates, see the Academic Policies section if the catalog.

The graduate certificate in digital public humanities may be pursued on a part-time basis only.

Certificate Requirements (Catalog Year 2016-2017)

Students pursuing this certificate must complete 15 credits of history graduate courses with a minimum grade of 3.00 in each course.

Core Requirements (9 credits)

HIST 680 - Introduction to Digital Humanities Credits: 3

HIST 689 - Teaching and Learning History in the Digital Age Credits: 3

HIST 694 - Digital Public History Credits: 3

Internship requirement (6 credits)

HIST 794 - Internship in Applied History Credits: 3-6

Total: 15 credits

Requirements may be different for earlier catalog years. See the University Catalog archives.

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