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Poljička cesta 35, Split, Croatia

Historiography Practicum

Code: 67672
ECTS: 2.0
Lecturers in charge: prof. dr. sc. Marko Trogrlić
Lecturers: Luka Marković - Seminar
Take exam: Studomat

1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 15
Seminar 15
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
The course is conceived as an introduction to scientific research of history, with an introduction to the basic practical applications of information technology in historical science. It is performed in the computer room, in the libraries, archives and museums. Students will receive basic information about searching for a relevant literature and sources, about characteristics of scientific papers and how to create and write scientific and seminar papers with the help of computers (structuring the paper, making scientific notes and bibliography).
Learning outcomes:
  1. - explain basic information about domestic and foreign historiographical magazines,
    major domestic and foreign published collections of historical sources, archives and
    archival funds significant for Croatian history, and have knowledge of local libraries
    and museums
  2. write a paper with the help of a computer: making scientific notes, composing a bibliography, learn how to write an abstract and structuring the work itself (learn to write using notes, to write a review, an article, a paper)
  3. apply IT in historical science
  4. create text and process it with a PC using the methodology of historiographical research (drafting tables and charts, introduction to databases, pictorial and audio - visual sources and the Internet in historiography)
  1. Uvod u studij povijesti-Historiografski praktikum., , Zrinka Nikolić Jakus, Zagreb: Leykam international, 2012.
  2. William Kelleher Storey, , Writing History. A Guide for Students, New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.
  3. Pregled arhivskih fondova i zbirki Republike Hrvatske, , cd-ROOM, _Hrvatski državni arhiv, 2007.
Optional literature:
  1. Suvremena historiografija. Korijeni, postignuća, traganja, , Mirjana Gross, Zagreb: Novi Liber, 2001.
  2. The Chicago Manual of Style. 15th edition, , -, Chicago, London: The University of Chicago Press, 2003.
  3. Pomoćne povijesne znanosti u teoriji i praksi, , Jakov Stipišić, Zagreb: Školska knjiga, 1996.
  4. From reliable sources. An Introduction to Historical Methods, , Martha Howell, Walter Prevenier, Ithaca, London: Cornell University Press, 2001.
  5. Studying History, , Jeremy Black, Donald M. MacRaild, Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
1. semester
Mandatory course - Regular studij - History
Consultations schedule: