Specialisation in History

Teaching content

  • Global interdependencies and the dynamics of historical change on a political-social and lifeworld-spatial level, both in the field of European and non-European history and in the history of small areas. Global, national, regional and local as well as social, individual and historiographical dimensions of the reconstruction of the past are taken into account.
  • Compulsory modules in history: basic module on approaches to Atlantic Studies; theory and historiographical concepts of history, theories tested in practice; practical module, Master's thesis
  • Compulsory elective modules for both VT specialisations: Globalisation, locality and transcultural spaces; inequality, domination, difference; social, religious and cultural movements; processes of violence and conflict regulation; cultural anthropology