The Department of World History, Historiography and Archeology

COURSES

BACHELOR’S DEGREE

• Pedagogical Education – History
• Historical and Cultural Tourism

MASTER’S DEGREE

Pedagogical Education - History Education

POST-GRADUATE COURSE

• General History
• Archeology
• Historiography, Historical Sources and Methods of Historical Study

RESEARCH & OTHER ACTIVITIES

RESEARCH THEMES

• Individuals and Society in History
• Peasant and Social History in England in 15th – 16th cc;
• Russia and Europe during the French Revolution and Napoleonic Wars
• Foreign Policy and Diplomatic Relations in Europe and the USA in late 19th – early 20th cc
• World War II Studies
• Issues in Historiography and General History
• Penza Region Archeology

GRANTS OF THE RUSSIAN FOUNDATION FOR HUMANITIES FOR THE PROJECTS

• Ancient Mordvins during the Migration of European Peoples (study based on digging of burial in Abramovo, Nizhny Novgorod Region) - research under supervision of V. Stavitsky
• Power and Society in Russia’s Province during French Invasion of Russia in 1812 (Penza Region) – research under supervision of S. Belousov
• Peasant and Social History in England in 16th – early 17th cc – research under supervision of V. Mitrofanov

ARCHEOLOGICAL EXCAVATIONS

• The Settlement of Zolotarevka (upper part of the Sura, ancient settlement of the 3rd-4th centuries and medieval settlement of the 7th-13th centuries, Penza region)
• Serpuchovo, Lukino, Kotovo (Moscow region)
• Stemasy (Chuvashia)
• Vladimir, Suzdal

STUDENT PRACTICAL TRAINING

The Settlement of Zolotarevka (Penza region) – archeological training
village Stemasy of Alatorsky district (Chuvashia) – archeological training
State Archive of the Penza oblast – archival training

COLLABORATION

Mordovia Research Institute of Humanities

COLLABORATION OFFERS

The department offers joint research in the following areas:
• Peasant and Social History in England in 15th – 16th cc
• Russia’s Province After the Napoleonic Wars
• Modern Methods of Historical Study
• Studies of Archeological Record s of People in the Regions of the Sura and the Mokshan Rivers in Neolithic, Calcolithic, Bronze and Iron Ages
• Ethnogenesis of the Volga Finns

STUDENT SOCIETIES

• Archeology Club
• War History Studies Society

LABORATORIES

Archeology laboratory was founded in 1986. Its main activities are forming and preserving archeological collections, restoration works. By 2013 there has been collected more than 100 thousand exhibits, found at unique archeological sites – ancient settlements and burial places, battlefields.

CONTACTS

offices 6, 25 / building 16/Penza State University
e-mail: viia@pnzgu.ru
Tel: (8412) 68-88-66

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