Graduate Certificate in Digital Public Humanities

Catalog Year: 2023-2024

Banner Code: LA-CERG-DPH

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.

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

Total credits: 15

This certificate may be pursued on a part-time basis only.

Students should be aware of the specific policies associated with this program, located on the Admissions & Policies tab.

Core Requirements

HIST 680 Introduction to Digital Humanities 3
HIST 689 Teaching and Learning History in the Digital Age 3
HIST 694 Digital Public History 3
Total Credits 9

Internship Requirement

Six credits of 6
Internship in Applied History  
Total Credits 6