University of the Air Collection
UA.3.3.5.2

Summary Information

Repository
Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Title
University of the Air records
ID
UA.3.3.5.2
Date [inclusive]
1954-1976
Extent
0.5 Cubic feet , 11 folders
Language
English

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: "Item title, Collection title, Collection Identifier, Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections, East Lansing,Michigan".

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Historical Note

University of the Air was created in 1964 in the Continuing Education Service office. Classes could be taken on a credit or noncredit basis. The program ended in 1981. Television classes through other departments have been offered as early as 1954.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection contains records from the University of the Air. There are course syllabi from an assortment of classes and reports which were required for the courses. Also included are handouts and programs that outline when certain programs were being aired as well as the general aims for the University of the Air.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections February 2009

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824
517-355-2330
archives@msu.edu

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Legal Status note

Copyright: Michigan State University Property Rights: Michigan State University

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Michigan State University. Continuing Education Service.

Subject(s)

  • Educational television stations -- Michigan -- East Lansing
  • Television in education

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Collection Inventory

Handouts 1964-1970, 1974-1976 


    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 1

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Humanities Film Forum Undated 


    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 2

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Reports 

Political Geography 1965 


    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 3

Sub-Saharan Africa Undated 


    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 4

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Syllabi 

Driver Education and Traffic Safety 1954 


    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 5

History 450 – Black Man in the Americas Undated 


    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 6

Masterpieces of English Literature 381 Undated 


    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 7

Speech TV 464 – Interpretation of Dramatic Literature 1954 


    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 8

Theism, Atheism, and Humanism Undated 


    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 9

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Television Evaluation 


    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 10

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TV Program Schedule 1969-1970 


    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 11

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Serials 

#480: National Compendium of Televised Education 

#711: University of the Air 

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