HISSYV Advanced studies in history (80 cr)

Study level:
Advanced studies
Grading scale:
Responsible organisation:
Department of History and Ethnology
Curriculum periods:
2020-2021, 2021-2022, 2022-2023, 2023-2024
Elective studies:
Requires application:
Application instructions:

Historian syventävien opintojen sivuaineoikeutta voi hakea sivuainelomakkeella kaksi kertaa vuodessa aineopintojen valmistuttua.


During their advanced studies, students focus on in-depth knowledge of the different areas of historical research and on composing an independent thesis on the chosen topic.

Learning outcomes

After completing their advanced studies, the student will:

  • be familiar with academic debate in historical research and its main methodological trends and be able to participate in the debate
  • be able to retrieve information independently and do academic work both individually and in groups
  • be able to produce and disseminate new knowledge in the discipline
  • be familiar with the ethical frameworks of academic work
  • be able to use their acquired knowledge and research skills in the workplace
  • be able to use their expertise in their chosen specialism in a multilingual and intercultural environment
  • have the ability to study in their academic field at postgraduate level


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