Southeast Missouri State University

Historic Preservation Requirements (48 hours)

Required HP Core Courses:
(12 hours)
HP007 Professional Portfolio Review (No Credit)2
HP100 Introduction to Historic Preservation (3)
HP200 Introduction to Techniques of Local History (pre-req. HP100) (3)
HP585 History of American Architecture (pre-req. HP200) (3)
HP588 Legal and Economic Principles of Historic Preservation (pre-req. HP585) (3)
Required History Core:
(9 hours)
US105 American History I (3)
US107 American History II (3)
GH315 Historiography (3)
Public History Breadth Requirements:
(9 hours)
Choose 6 hours from:
  • HP405 Archives and Special Collections Studies (3)
  • HP410 Museum Studies (3)
  • HP420 Historic Site Administration (3)
and

HP450 Problems in Historic Preservation (3)
History Breadth Requirement:
(9 hours)
9 hours of EH, GH, US, WH 200-500 level or approved departmental UI courses, of which 3 hours MUST be 400-500 level
Historic Preservation Elective:
(6 hours)
AN355 Experimental Archaeology
AN382 Archelogy: Method & Theory (3)
HP552 Historic Preservation Field School (3)
HP580 History of American Building Materials (3)
HP589 Historic Preservation-Based Economic Revitalization (3)
Any HP topics course or an additional HP Breadth Requirement
Internship:
(9 hours)
(Must complete HP100, HP 200 & either HP585 and HP588 or HP450 first)
HP500 Historic Preservation Internship I (3)
HP501 Historic Preservation Internship II (6)
HP502 Historic Preservation Internship III (9)

2Historic Preservation majors are required to have a professional portfolio during the semester they graduate. See advisor for details. No credit.

Additional Interdisciplinary Requirements: 12 Hours

Group A:
(6 hours)
Choose from:
  • AG440 Precision Agriculture
  • DS104 Introduction to Interior Design (3)
  • MK301 Principles of Marketing (3)
  • CM100 Introduction to Drafting (3)
  • CM126 Computer Assisted Drafting (3)
  • GM284 Photography Fundamentals (3)
  • MG301 Principles of Management (3)
  • TH101 Acting for Non-Majors (3)
  • UI351 Public Opinion Management (3)
  • UI400 Business and Ethics (3)
  • UI425 Persuasion (3)
Group B:
(6 hours)
Choose from:
  • AH511 American Art (3)
  • CT517 History of Costume (3)
  • DS206 History of Interiors II (3)
  • IU306 Perspectives of Urban Design (3
  • TH395 Period & Style (3)
  • UI313 African-American Experience (3)
  • UI337 Issues in Modern Architecture (3)
  • UI339 North American Indians (3)
  • UI340 Housing Perspectives (3)
  • UI341 Victorian Studies (3)
  • UI401 American Cultural Landscapes (3)
  • UI446 Civil Rights Movement (3)

IV. No Minor Required

The following minors are recommended3:

  • Anthropology: 8 hours
  • Archaeology: 18 hours
  • Architectural Design: 15 hours
  • Art: 19-21 hours
  • Art History: 21 hours
  • Criminal Justice: 15 hours
  • Environmental Studies: 21 hours
  • Foreign Languages: 18 hours
  • Interior Design: 18 hours
  • History 21 hours
  • Marketing (Integrated Marketing Communications): 15 hours
  • Marketing Management: 15 hours
  • Public Administration: 18 hours

3Requirements for each minor field are listed in the undergraduate Bulletin

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