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Time and place: Nov. 30, 2020 10:00 AMDec. 1, 2020 12:00 PM, NTNU

How to write a high-quality PhD dissertation in history? The third writing workshop this year will be organized by the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). The joint module will focus on how to formulate a persuasive argument. Afterwards, in small groups, students present and discuss their manuscripts and projects with peers and faculty. This will be an online course.

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Time and place: Oct. 15, 2020 9:00 AMOct. 16, 2020 4:00 PM, University of Tromsø

Remembering Contested and Repressed Pasts

The workshop is part of the Professional skills workshops offered by the Norwegian Research School in History. This workshop, organized by the University of Tromsø – The Arctic University of Norway, will address the role of historians in debating and taking part in contested memorialization processes. The course will be held over two days (two half days). 

Time and place: Oct. 12, 2020 9:00 AMOct. 14, 2020 5:00 PM, University of Tromsø

The series of Advanced Research Courses offered by the Norwegian Research School in History will delve into a specialized topic and focus on historiography and research methods. This particular course, organized by the University of Tromsø – The Arctic University of Norway, will focus on how changes in perspectives and methods in indigenous and minority history may help construct knowledge that otherwise is missing from standard narratives.

Time and place: Sep. 14, 2020Sep. 15, 2020, University of Bergen

How can you write a high-quality PhD dissertation in history? Three times each year, the Norwegian Research School in History invites its student members to present and discuss their texts with peers and faculty. 

Time and place: June 2, 2020 10:00 AMJune 3, 2020 4:00 PM, University of Tromsø

How can you write a high-quality PhD dissertation in history? Three times each year, the Norwegian Research School in History invites its student members to present and discuss their manuscripts and projects with peers and faculty. ** This will be an online course due to the corona virus situation ** 

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Time and place: Mar. 4, 2020 11:15 AMMar. 5, 2020 1:15 PM, Nasjonalbiblioteket, Oslo

What does the digital shift mean for historians? This workshop explores some of the key methodological questions historians encounter when we start using digital tools to answer historical questions. It will also provide training in using digital source materials.

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Time and place: Mar. 2, 2020 9:15 AMMar. 6, 2020 2:00 PM, 12 et.Niels Treschows hus

Every PhD thesis needs to explicitly grapple with issues of theory and methods. This PhD course grabs the bull by the horns and challenges participants to seriously engage with foundational problems in history.

This 5 ECTS course addresses foundational problems related to theory (ideas/principles to explain a practice or account for a situation) and method (planned procedure to pursue knowledge), and highlights the connections between them.