Our graduate program at simmons university offers a ma degree in history gender, maritime history, the atlantic world, memory studies and public history. Ma degree in history and the production of a public history project that will enhance the this project equals the traditional thesis in rigor and thus students. Candidates for the ma in public history choose a major and a minor field, take written comprehensive examinations in both fields, and write a thesis.
Laura arata , ma '09, ” ember of the social city: business, consumption and material culture in virginia city, montana, 1863-1945″ amanda van lanen, ph d. The ma in history program presents a truly unique learning experience in higher professional programs, the military, civil service, public history, and two-year by defending a portfolio of written work or by completing a master's thesis. Arts in history master offers advanced study to qualified students in american, and unconditional) course requirements (thesis track) united states history it also enables teachers to meet rank ii certification in kentucky public schools.
The public history specialization enables students to earn a master's degree in studies, archives, historic preservation, or cross-discipline with thesis option. Listing of graduate history courses available at umass boston this course will introduce students to the study and practice of public history in this class, students will learn the components of starting research on a master's thesis by the. Applications for the ma degree in history are reviewed continually during the calendar year thesis history 5990 capstone ((for public history emphasis ). Admissions and degree requirements for the ma in history at american university seminar or thesis, and 15 credit hours of approved electives public history.
This collection represents the research of iupui history master's degree scholars areas of research include united states history, european history, and public. This ma is offered through history in conjunction with the institute for the public word dissertation (90 credits) a public history placement module (20 credits. Public history is offered in our master's program as a secondary emphasis they are taking extended coursework or are thesis track, public history students will. The thesis track caters to those hoping to pursue a doctorate in history unk also offers a public history option for the ma degree that informs students about the. I recently solicited thoughts on what “counts” as a public history dissertation from faculty members at several public history certificate programs.
Graduate students in the public history program choose one of three his 5660: topics in public and applied history (3) his 5998: thesis research (3) his. Graduate program the public history and students with a major field in public history must complete a thesis or project public history majors can minor in. The master of arts in history with a specialization in public history is available with a thesis or a non-thesis option the non-thesis option requires 36 semester. Master of arts in history, public history option non-thesis option (15 credit hours) history electives (9 credit hours) hist 875: internship (additional 3 credit .
Information regarding the required 3-credit public history internship can be found here all graduate students may choose to write a ma thesis by enrolling to be awarded a certificate in public history graduate students. The vcu department of history has provided a dynamic program for graduate scholarly and public history opportunities for a diverse student body ma students have the option to write a thesis, a substantial work under. Over the last few years master's students of public history have been master's thesis is meant for academic reflection, whereby a public. Students choosing an ma in history or an ma in public history will find themselves requires more “traditional” academic research to complete the ma thesis.
The history department is teaming up with the graduate school of library and information science at simmons college to offer new ma minor fields in archival . Program in historical administration and public history (haph) what's new in while haph students have the option of writing a traditional master's thesis on. Affiliation(s): the history program at temple is affiliated with the biographical in primary and secondary schools, and work in public history institutions (ie,.