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2017-2018 Graduate Bulletin
Appalachian State University
   
 
  Dec 17, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Graduate Bulletin

HIS 5579 - Oral History (3)


When Offered: Fall.Odd-numbered years
A survey of the history, philosophy and techniques of recovering and developing primary historical source materials by means of carefully interviewing, recording and converting the memories of selected individuals into history. The course focus is primarily on U.S. history but can include topics and issues from other countries. The class format is discussion with some lectures and documentary films. The course will teach skills such as interview transcriptions from audio-tape, background research, and oral history interviews.