Feb 27, 2024
Certificate Requirements (22 units)
The Public History certificate is designed for students with an interest in pursuing a career in Public History. It is designed with the History major in mind, but is open to all students. Students are exposed to the issues of presenting history to a public audience, and also acquire practical skills through coursework that will help build their professional portfolio. The certificate requires a total of 22 units.
Public History Core
Take the following 19 units:
Practical Skills Applications Course
Students are required to take at least 3 units of a “practical application” course outside of the department, in addition to the courses listed above.
The courses below may have pre-requisites. Consult department. Other courses may fulfill the requirement with permission of the Public History Coordinator.
Department Courses Listed by Course Type
Department of History
Go to information for this department.
History: Lower Division
History: Migration and Globalization
History: Social Justice and Citizenships
History: Sustainability and Modernization
History: Skills Courses
History: Additional Courses