Methodology Workshop

Methodology Workshop for History Teachers & Research Students

Kerala History Congress in association with Department of History, Farook College is organising a research methodology workshop for history teachers and research students. The objective of this is to build the research and pedagogic capacities of History teachers and researchers covering various aspects of research Methodology and Social Theory. The workshop seeks to provide hands on experience in developing a project proposal and publishing quality research papers and enhance their analytical, cognitive and writing skills.

  Resource persons

  • Prof. Rajan Gurukkal (Vice Chairman, KSHEC)
  • Prof. Gopinath Ravindran (Vice Chancellor, Kannur University)
  • Prof. Kesavan Veluthat (Prof. (Rtd) Delhi University)
  • Prof. Aditya Mukherjee (Jawaharlal Nehru University)
  • Prof. Pius Malekandathil (Jawaharlal Nehru University)
  • Prof. Druv Raina (Jawaharlal Nehru University)
  • Prof. Gopal Guru (Jawaharlal Nehru University)
  • Prof. Anirudh Deshpande (Delhi University)
  • Prof. Raghava Varier (Malayalam University,Tirur)
  • Dr. K N Ganesh (Prof. (Rtd.), University of Calicut)
  • Dr. V. Selvakumar (Tamil University, Tanjavur )
  • Prof. Nisar Ahamed (SSUS Kalady)
  • Prof. M. Kunhaman (TIS, Mumbai)
  • Mr. Ashok Chandran (Freelance Editor)
  • Dr. M Vijayalakshmi (Malayalam University,Tirur)
  • Dr. PP Abdul Razak (PSMO Tirurangadi)
  • Dr. KM Sheeba (SSUS Kalady)
  • Dr. Sebastian Joseph (UC Aluva)
  • Dr.K S Madhavan (University of Calicut)
  • Dr.Shelly Johny (St. Aloysuius Elathiruth)
  • Mr. Abdul Rouf (Leiden University, Germany)



  • Research in Kerala History
  • History and theory
  • Social science
  • Positivism
  • Marxism
  • Maritime History
  • Structural Marxism- over determination
  • Annales- Total History/ Everyday Life
  • Archaeological Method
  • Field Archaeology
  • Environmental History
  • Gender History
  • Post structuralism
  • Post modernism
  • New Historicism
  • Oral History
  • Inter disciplinarity
  • Inter sectional Approach
  • Online resources
  • Research writing Skills
  • Human geography
  • Community history
  • Micro History and Local History


Session Details
Methodology Course for post Graduate Students Thirty selected MA History students will be admitted to one week course
Methodology Course for Research Students Thirty selected Research students in History will be admitted to one week course
Syllabus Workshop
Film and History Workshop
Local History/ Oral History Workshop