HIST523 - Theory and Practice of Oral History
Course Code: HIST523 Course ID: 3986 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate
This course explores oral history as a research methodology and studies the current “historiography of oral history.” The topics examine how oral history projects are initiated, how projects are administered, how interviews are conducted, and how oral history interviews are preserved and made available to researchers. Special emphasis is on the use of technology in making oral histories available to researchers on the Web. Students will gain practical experience in oral history interviewing and related aspects of oral history, such as transcribing, editing, and publishing oral histories.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|11/30/20 - 04/30/21||05/03/21 - 06/27/21||Spring 2021 Session I||8 Week session|
|02/22/21 - 07/30/21||08/02/21 - 09/26/21||Summer 2021 Session I||8 Week session|
|Book Title:||History of Oral History - e-book available in the APUS Online Library|
|Publication Info:||AltaMira Press|
|Book Title:||Doing Oral History, 3rd ed. - e-book available in the APUS Online Library|
|Publication Info:||Oxford Univ. Press|
|Author:||Donald A. Ritchie|
Not current for future courses.