Instructor: Ellen Noonan
NYU course number: HIST-GA 2011

This course is designed to accompany a 120-hour internship work experience at a selected archival repository or public history site. Students will have opportunities to report on and discuss their internship experiences with each other and the instructor. The course will also address various aspects of the professional practice of public history and archives, including organizational structures, leadership, professional societies, and funding sources, with presentations by professionals in the field.

The Internship Seminar is offered every spring and is required for all students; either Introduction to Public History or Introduction to Archives are a prerequisite for this course.

Syllabus