Course: Archive Studies

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Course title Archive Studies
Course code KHI/ARSA
Organizational form of instruction no contact
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 0
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Oppeltová Jana, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Miller Jaroslav, prof. Mgr. M.A., Ph.D.
  • Chobot Karel, PhDr.
  • Slavíková Věra, Mgr.
Course content
It is a part of the bachelor state exam of Archival Science which is oral and is examined by an examining board according to valid study directives. A student gets a question based on a previously known list, has time for a preparation and then answers it before an examining board. Questions are based on a valid archival act, reflect a valid organizational system of archives in the Czech republic and are related also to archives in other countries. They draw upon the history of this field of study, ask about significant personalities of this field, used terminology and reflect the work of an archivist as well as a relation among archives and similar institutes. HF

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
The aim of this course, which is a part of the bachelor state exam of Archival Science, is to check the knowledge of the archival theory and practice of a future graduate. Questions are based on a valid archival act and reflect a valid organizational system of archives in the Czech republic and are related also to archives in other countries. They also draw upon the history of this field of study, ask about significant personalities of this field, used terminology and reflect the work of an archivist as well as a relation among archives and similar institutes. HF
A student passes a part of the bachelor state exam of Archival Science. HF
Prerequisites
To fulfil all study requirements according to a valid accreditation of this filed of study. HF

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam

A successfull passing of this part of the bachelor state exam of Archival Science includes student´s explanation of a topic on a required level and his ability to answer questions asked by an examiner or other members of an examining board. HF
Recommended literature
  • Bartoš, J., & Chobot, K. (2000). Úvod do archivnictví pro historiky. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého.
  • Bartoš, J. (1995). Úvod do archivnictví pro historiky. Olomouc.
  • Šťouračová, J.:. Úvod do archivnictví. Brno 1999.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Arts Archival Works (2015) History courses 3 -
Faculty of Arts Archive Studies (2015) History courses 3 -