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Fall 2010 Courses in Heritage Preservation


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  Name Time
Computer#
Instructor

ANTH 6020 Anthropological Theory M/W 1:30p-2:45p
83693
Patico
Prerequisite: Anth 2020 or consent of instructor. Historical treatment of the major theoretical trends in anthropology

ANTH 6590 Archeological Methods M/W 12:00p-1:15p
88401
Glover
Data recovery techniques, analytic methods, and theoretical concepts. Experience with archaeological materials.

AH 6011 Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt Tu/Th 11:00a-12:15p
85464
Hartwig
Prerequisite: AH 1700 or consent of instructor. An examination of the art and architecture of ancient Egypt from the Predynastic Period to the Middle Kingdom with reference to stylistic development and historical, religious, and cultural contexts.

AH 6120 Art and Architecture of Ancient Rome M/W 5:30p-6:45p
87242
Gunhouse
Roman artistic traditions and building techniques from the time of the Etruscans to the fall of the Roman Empire; examination of the Roman's cultural heritage and influence on socioeconomic and political structures to modern times.

AH 6600 Modern Architecture Tu/Th 2:30p-3:45p
87247
Gindhart
Evolution of twentieth-century methods, materials, and concepts of architectural design.

FOLK 6020 America's Folk Crafts M/W 5:30p-6:45p
87220
Burrison
Traditional hand skills of North American folk-culture regions including folk arts, crafts, architecture, food-ways, and pre-industrial technology, their Old World sources, and display in folk museums.

GEOG 6532 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems Th 5:30p-8:50p
84990
Dai
Fundamental concepts and applications of raster and vector-based geographic information systems involving the integration and synthesis of geographic data with map overlays, databases, computer graphics, and/or remote sensing imagery.

GEOG 6644 Environmental Conservation Tu/Th 10:00a-11:40a
83749
Kiage
Social and policy perspectives of natural resource management; development of the American conservation movement, federal land policy, and significant environmental legislation; analysis of local and global environmental issues.

GEOG 6764 Urban Geography M/W 1:00p-2:40p
83656
Hankins
Comparative study of the location, function, and internal spatial structure of urban area. Special attention given to the impact of transportation, residential, commercial, and industrial activity on the changing form of cities and suburbs.

HIST 6920 Oral History W 1:00p-4:25p
87067
Kuhn
Comprehensive introduction to oral history, its evolution, methodological and theoretical concerns, interviewing techniques, and applications.

HIST 6940 Administration & Use of Historical Archives M 4:30p-7:00p
88239
Staff
Creation, preservation, and use of historical records which includes the study of archival principles and techniques; practical experience in the University and local, Federal, and State archival depositories.

HIST 7000 Introduction to Historical Methods and Theory W 1:00p-4:45p
87078
Wilding
A general introduction to the theoretical and analytical frameworks used by historians, which can include but is not limited to Marxist, gender, anthropological, sociological, cultural, linguistic, and post colonial interpretative methods.

HIST 7010 Issues & Interpretations in American History W 5:30p-8:50p
84681
Davis
Study and discussion of important historical questions; introduction to the historiography of the field.

HIST 7030 Issues & Interpretations in World History Tu 5:30p-8:55p
86660
Gainty
Study and discussion of important historical questions; introduction to the historiography of the field.
HIST 7040 Issues & Interpretations in Public History W 4:30p-7:00p
88287
Wilson
An introduction to key theoretical, methodological, and practical issues addressed by historians who bring history to a wider public beyond the university. Issues include questions of audience and authority in presenting history; the relationship between history and memory; the politics and ethics of public history; and the applications of history in diverse formats and media.

HIST 8020 Seminar in United States History in the 19th Century

Tu 5:30p-8:55p

85669
Venet
 

HIST 8030 Seminar in United States History in the 20th Century

M 1:00p-4:25p

87085
Staff
 

HIST 8600 Introduction to Historic Preservation M 7:15p-9:45p
86521
Crimmins
Historical evolution of preservation as a public movement in the United States, with emphasis on programs of local, state, and federal governments.

HIST 8610 Preservation Law Tu 4:30p-7:00p
86543
Staff
The law applicable to historic preservation and the many legal issues relevant to it. An overview of legal systems at the federal, state, and local levels, as they relate to historic preservation.

HIST 8620 Conservation of Historic Building Materials W 7:15p-9:45p
82096
Laub
Introduction to the theory and practice of building materials conservation, restoration, rehabilitation, and appropriate techniques for restoration and rehabilitation of historic structures.

HIST 8645 Historic Resource Evaluation Th 7:15p-9:45p
80661
Staff
An introduction to the philosophical and practical aspects of historic resource survey and evaluation, including application of the National Register of Historic Places criteria.

HIST 8680 Internship  
80662
Laub
Through a prescribed field experience students are given the opportunity to apply knowledge, theory, and understanding gained from courses. May be repeated if topics vary.

HIST 8740 Material Culture Th 4:30p-7:00p
88147
Wilson
Provides an overview of interdisciplinary approaches to diverse material culture traditions including furniture, architecture, decorative arts, clothing and adornment, foodways, and other aspects of material life. Students explore issues of material form and structure, geographic diffusion, function, construction techniques, and multiple ways of understanding material objects in context, including cultural landscapes, performance, consumption, embodiment, and the role of the senses. This course will emphasize material culture as a means of understanding everyday life historically, as well as contexts for the exhibition and interpretation of material objects in contemporary public contexts such as museums.

HIST 8890 Cultural Landscape Preservation Tu 7:15p-9:45p
88367
Kohr
 

HIST 8900 Directed Readings  
80663
Laub
 

ID 6350 Architectural Drawing IV: Three-Dimensional Computer Aided Drafting and Design Tu/Th 9:00a-10:15a
88255
McCracken
Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Computer aided three-dimensional drawing applications.

ID 8650 History of Interior Design I: Antiquities to the 19th Century M/W 9:00a-10:15a
83992
White
Development of architecture, interiors, and the decorative arts.

PMAP 8021 Scope and Theory of Planning Th 7:15p-9:45p
87481
Matthews
This course will acquaint students with the history of urban planning in the United States and the legal and administrative context in which planning takes place. It will describe several models of planning processes, and consider their appropriateness under different circumstances, the role of citizen involvement in planning, and planning ethics. Also considered are examples of recent planning practice.

PAUS 8210 Intro to the Nonprofit Sector Tu 7:15p-9:45p
87481
Faulk
The course provides an overview of the nonprofit sector in society with a consideration of the nonprofit sector's relationship to the state and to for-profit sectors. Attention will be given to the social settings in which nonprofit organizations exist, and to contemporary public policy issues regarding the nonprofit sector.

PAUS 8271 Disaster Policy and Emergency Management M 7:15p-9:45p
87483
Waugh
This course focuses on the design of disaster policies and implementation of emergency management programs to manage hazards and to deal with natural, technological, and other man-made disasters. Emphasis is on the roles of public agencies, nonprofit organizations, and private firms, as well as volunteers, in disaster mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery efforts in the U.S. and other nations and the development of national and international standards for emergency management programs. Case studies are drawn from recent focusing events, such as the 9/11 attacks, the 2004 Sumatran tsunami, and the Hurricane Katrina disaster, and students are introduces to the profession of emergency management.

PMAP 9501 Special Topics in Public Policy W 1:00p-3:30p
87925
Liu
This course provides an advanced, research- or theory-oriented treatment of topics in public policy. The course can be repeated when topics vary. The course is intended primarily for doctoral students.


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