Netherlands, Utrecht

European Studies

when 2 July 2012 - 10 August 2012
duration 6 weeks
credits 9.9 EC
fee EUR 2040

This course offers you the opportunity to explore Europe, a continent of great diversity. In the first two weeks you will explore European Culture. After that you will be introduced to key issues in European civilization from the emergence of European nationalism to the present. In the last two weeks the course will examine how Holocaust and other genocides affected European society.
Students will discuss these topics in small seminar groups and analyse a number of key issues in small assignments. The course includes various excursions.

This special track consists of:
European Cultures & Identities
European History: From Nationalism to Globalisation
Holocaust and Genocide in Modern Europe

Course leader

Dr. Jaap Verheul

Target group

Students in the field of humanities, politics, philosophy and social sciences with an interest in European Studies.

Course aim

The aim of this course is to introduce the participants to the social and cultural aspects of the nations within the European Community, European history and the current topics in European society.

Credits info

9.9 EC
Certificate of Attendance

Fee info

EUR 2040: Course + course materials + housing


Utrecht Summer School doesn't offer scholarships for this course.

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