Professional Lives of Historians Syllabus (UNC Chapel Hill)

By Anna L. Krome-Lukens, University of Carolina, Chapel Hill, Spring 2016

Using This Syllabus: This syllabus, developed for a course offered at UNC-Chapel Hill in Spring 2016, provides sample texts, discussion questions and practical assignments that can be utilized in similar seminars.

Purpose of This Course: Students in this course learn about a broad range of career paths by having conversations with invited guests and reading texts on the state of the profession. Hands-on activities, such as creating oral presentations and writing resumes, help students confidently develop new professional skills.

Skills This Course Addresses: Communication. Collaboration, Intellectual Self-Confidence

"Professional Lives of Historians" Course Syllabus (PDF)