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.

The University Catalog is the authoritative source for information on program requirements and courses. The Schedule of Classes is the authoritative source for information on classes scheduled for this semester. See the Schedule for the most up-to-date information and see Patriot web to register for classes. Requirements may be different for earlier catalog years. See the University Catalog archives.

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

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