Saint-Louis University - Bruxelles

HIST1226 - Historiography

Credits : 4

Lecturers :
Mode of delivery :
Face-to-face , second term, 45 hours of theory.

Timetable :
Second term
Monday from 10:45 to 12:45
Thursday from 15:45 to 16:45

Language of instruction :
French (with some terms in other languages, especially Latin and German, due to the wide geographical area covered by the course).

Learning outcomes :
This course aims to provide students with knowledge of historians and historical currents from Antiquity to the Annales school.

Prerequisites :
Co-requisites :

Course contents :
The course examines ideas, methods, currents and authors to understand how history has been practised since the Greco-Roman Antiquity to the early twentieth century.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
The presentation will be done following chronological segments, linking major authors with works and contextual elements. Some texts will serve as illustrations.

Assessment methods and criteria :
written examination.

Recommended or required reading :
Selective and international.

Other information :
Rigorous plan, annotated bibliography, texts by historians.