HIKU8861 - Theory and Method in Historical and Cultural Studies


Lessons are not given in the academic year 2022/2023

Course content

The course targets all candidates at the PhD programme in Historical and Cultural Studies, and aims to illuminate critical issues through the multidisciplinary prism of the programme.

Learning outcome

The candidate has knowledge of important methods and approaches, particularly those with relevance to their own project.

Learning methods and activities

There are ordinarily no lectures/seminars in this course at NTNU. If the course is offered locally, you will find information at The candidate is responsible for finding relevant teaching arrangements in consultation with the supervisor and the Director of the PhD programme.

Compulsory assignments

  • Participation

Required previous knowledge

Requires admission to a PhD programme.

Course materials

Reading list to be announced at the beginning of the course

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Version: 1
Credits:  10.0 SP
Study level: Doctoral degree level



Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • The Humanities
Contact information

Department with academic responsibility
Faculty of Humanities


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