2022

Upcoming

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Time and place: Feb. 2, 2022 9:00 AMFeb. 3, 2022 4:00 PM, Zoom

How to write a high-quality PhD dissertation in history? In small groups, students present and discuss their own PhD writing with peers and faculty. The joint module will focus on how to write convincingly about theory and methods. This is a 1 ECTS online course, organized by Nord university. 

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Time and place: Mar. 7, 2022 9:15 AMMar. 11, 2022 4:00 PM, 12 et.Niels Treschows hus

This PhD course grabs the bull by the horns and challenges participants to seriously engage with 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. We also discuss ethical problems in historical research. This is a 5 ECTS course organized by the University of Oslo.

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Time and place: Mar. 9, 2022 9:15 AM5:00 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: June 23, 2022 9:00 AM4:00 PM, Zoom

How to write a high-quality PhD dissertation in history? In small groups, students present and discuss their own PhD writing with peers and faculty. The joint module focus TBA. This is a 1 ECTS course held at the University of Bergen, in conjunction with the Norwegian History Days.

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Time and place: Oct. 3, 2022 9:00 AMOct. 28, 2022 4:00 PM, Zoom

How to write a high-quality PhD dissertation in history? In small groups, students present and discuss their own PhD writing with peers and faculty. The joint module for all will be announced at a later date. This is a 1 ECTS online course, organizer and dates will be announced mid February 2022.  

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Time and place: Oct. 20, 2022 9:15 AM5:00 PM, Zoom

The workshop is part of the Professional skills workshops offered by the Norwegian Research School in History. It will be held in October-November (TBA). This workshop provides an overview of how quantitative and computational methods are used by historians in order to extract patterns from both qualitative and quantitative sources. This is an online workshop. 

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Time and place: Nov. 21, 2022 9:00 AMNov. 25, 2022 5:00 PM, NTNU

How can quantitative methods allow historians to make sense of the ever-increasing wealth of digitalised sources, both numeric and textual? How can historians use quantitative and computational methods to gain a better overview of their source base, ask new questions, and supplement and enhance close reading?