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Qualification: Master's degree in history (no legal status)

Master's degree in history (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Students will be able to:

(general competences)

  • transfer theoretical knowledge into practice, evaluate own practice and develop new concepts in didactic theory,
  • communicate within the discipline and across disciplines in national and international contexts,
  • develop a critical attitude and show responsibility and initiative,
  • search for and create new sources of knowledge,
  • apply and develop scientific methods,
  • develop skills for various types of personal and interpersonal communication (written, verbal, graphic, etc.),
  • work as part of a collective,
  • communicate for successful public speaking/presentations,

(subject-specific competences)

  • demonstrate understanding of history as a discipline,
  • demonstrate proficiency in research methodologies in historiography,
  • demonstrate knowledge of the position of historiography within history as a discipline,
  • demonstrate knowledge of modern theoretical and methodological research approaches in historiography and their application,
  • compare Slovene historiography to world historiography,
  • plan, conduct, evaluate and present own research using modern audio-visual equipment,
  • respond to current cultural-historical challenges of the modern age.

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  • A completed first-cycle study programme in a relevant field of history; or
  • a completed first-cycle study programme in another social sciences, humanities or natural sciences field, if prior to enrolment the candidate has completed course units essential for further study consisting of 10–60 credits; or
  • a completed professional higher education programme, adopted before 11 June 2004, in a relevant field of history; or
  • a completed professional higher education programme adopted before 11 June 2004 in another social sciences, humanities or natural sciences field, if prior to enrolment the candidate has completed course units essential for further study consisting of 10–60 credits.

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Third-cycle doctoral study programmes (SQF level 10)

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Examination performance is graded as follows: 10 (excellent); 9 (very good: above-average knowledge but with some mistakes); 8 (very good: solid results); 7 (good); 6 (adequate: knowledge satisfies minimum criteria); 5–1 (inadequate). In order to pass an examination, a candidate must achieve a grade between adequate (6) and excellent (10).

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In order to complete the programme, students must complete all course units prescribed by the programme, and present and successfully defend a master's thesis, for a total of at least 120 credits.

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University of Maribor, Faculty of Arts

NQF Level: 
8
Access requirements: 
  • A completed first-cycle study programme in a relevant field of history; or
  • a completed first-cycle study programme in another social sciences, humanities or natural sciences field, if prior to enrolment the candidate has completed course units essential for further study consisting of 10–60 credits; or
  • a completed professional higher education programme, adopted before 11 June 2004, in a relevant field of history; or
  • a completed professional higher education programme adopted before 11 June 2004 in another social sciences, humanities or natural sciences field, if prior to enrolment the candidate has completed course units essential for further study consisting of 10–60 credits.
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In order to complete the programme, students must complete all course units prescribed by the programme, and present and successfully defend a master's thesis, for a total of at least 120 credits.