Introduction to History

Introduction to History

Study Cycle: 1

Lectures: 40

Seminars: 20

Tutorials: 0

ECTS credit: 5

Lecturer(s): izr. prof. dr. Balkovec Bojan

Content

Acquiring knowledge of basic definitions of history science. Sources as the remains of the past, types of sources and their preservation. Critique and interpretation of sources. Publications of sources (types, purpose and most important collections). Journals in Slovenian historiography and relevant foreign journals. Chronology in history. Basic tools for research work. Objectivity in historiography. Basic procedures for research work. Relevant institutions for history research.