36 Area and Cultural Studies Short Courses in Netherlands

Area and Cultural Studies

In this inter-disciplinary field, one usually specialises his studies on a certain culture such as Asian studies, African American studies, Latino studies but also childhood studies for example.

Find and compare 36 Short Courses in Area and Cultural Studies in Netherlands. Below is a selection of the available study options in Netherlands. If you're interested in studying Area and Cultural Studies in Netherlands you can view all 36 Short Courses. You can also read more about the Area and Cultural Studies discipline in general, or about studying in Netherlands.

Suggested Short Courses Programmes

Dealing With Cultural Diversity: Theory and Practice Dealing With Cultural Diversity: Theory and Practice
  • Jul 2015
  • EEA € 900 per year
  • International € 900 per year
  • 1 months

Dealing With Cultural Diversity is open to students from all fields. This course is about globalization, migration, and internationalization. What does psychology have to say about societies that become more multicultural, international students, and diverse teams in organizations and at the workplace? How can psychology contribute to make organizations and societies more inclusive?

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Planning the Cycling City Planning the Cycling City
  • Jul 2015
  • EEA € 1,500 per module
  • Non-EEA € 1,500 per module
  • Not specified

This programme will explore urban cycling from a Dutch perspective, both historical and current, and provide students with a host of skills and insights on how to develop and foster cycling cities.

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Thinking City: Beyond Resilience Thinking City: Beyond Resilience
  • Jul 2015
  • EEA € 1,000 per year
  • Non-EEA € 1,000 per year
  • 14 days

The Summer School programme offers two weeks of exploring, discussing and developing the future of the city, together with a team of top talents.

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The Making of Europe – special track The Making of Europe – special track
  • Jun 2016
  • National € 3,495 per module
  • International € 3,495 per module
  • 40 days

This course provides an exciting overview of the history and workings of Europe, which you will be studying in three of the most exciting cities of Europe: Rome, Utrecht and Berlin. You will gain insight into the making of Europe from its most ancient roots to its most current affairs.

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Historical Demography: Reconstructing Life Course Dynamics Historical Demography: Reconstructing Life Course Dynamics
  • Jun 2016
  • EEA € 600 per module
  • Non-EEA € 600 per module
  • 12 days

Recent advances in historical demographic research have placed great emphasis on longitudinal micro-level approaches of all important aspects of demographic behaviour, in other words historical demographic phenomena need to be studied within the context of life course analysis.

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Ritual and Recreation Ritual and Recreation
  • Aug 2015
  • EEA € 350 per year
  • International € 350 per year
  • 5 days

In this course we will focus on the relation between religion, ritual, recreation and tourism. In the field of recreation and leisure we encounter religion as a fluid concept, linked to ritual behavior and expressions and experiences of a basal kind of sacrality. ‘Liquid religion’ and ‘basal sacrality’ are key concepts in this course.

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Grant Writing and Proposal Development Grant Writing and Proposal Development
  • Jun 2016
  • Jul 2015
  • EEA € 800 per year
  • Non-EEA € 800 per year
  • 14 days

This course will expose participants to the strategies of conceptualizing and developing a grant proposal. Participants will be introduced to several organizations engaged in local and global activities targeted at education, outreach, and community development.

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Europeans and 'America': Transnational Approaches to US Popular Culture Europeans and 'America': Transnational Approaches to US Popular Culture
  • Aug 2015
  • EEA € 450 per module
  • Non-EEA € 450 per module
  • 5 days

The twentieth century was, as Henry Luce (Time/ Life) famously dubbed it, “the American Century”; a time when the United States emerged as a dominant cultural, political and economic power in the global arena. From 1945 onwards, “America” became an unmistakable presence and influence in many European cultures. But European attitudes towards America varied (and vary) sharply, running the full gamut from fervent adulation to ambivalence to sharp rejection.

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Nothing is What It Seems – Dutch Art of the Golden Age Nothing is What It Seems – Dutch Art of the Golden Age
  • Jul 2015
  • National € 1,265 per module
  • International € 1,265 per module
  • 12 days

In this course you will embark on a fascinating journey where nothing is what it seems: an innocent bouquet of flowers hides a forbidden religious message, a happy family, where everyone is singing and laughing, turns out to be a warning against an undisciplined lifestyle, and a gorgeously dressed couple locked in a calm embrace are actually rigid with heart-breaking melancholy.

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The Making of Europe: From Middle Ages to Modernity The Making of Europe: From Middle Ages to Modernity
  • Jul 2015
  • National € 1,295 per module
  • International € 1,295 per module
  • 12 days

Taking the beautiful city of Utrecht as a starting point, this course will bring you the opportunity to really ‘step into history’. The many museums, cathedrals and canals of Utrecht and some other cities that will be included in the program, will offer you some of the most breath-taking highlights of Dutch history and culture.

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Holocaust and Genocide in Modern Europe
  • Aug 2015
  • EEA € 1,165 per module
  • Non-EEA € 1,165 per module
  • 10 days

During the Second World War, about 6 million Jews were killed by the Nazi’s and their collaborators. Anne Frank, the teenager who was forced to go into hiding in war-time Amsterdam, probably more than anyone else, gave a face to these Jewish victims of the Holocaust. Her diary became one of the canonical texts of the twentieth century, and it is still felt to address the universal drama of persecution and human dignity. This course introduces you not only to the phenomenon of Holocaust but also to other genocides that shocked Modern Europe.

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European Integration: the EU From West to East
  • Jul 2015
  • EEA € 1,985 per year
  • Non-EEA € 1,985 per year
  • 28 days

This course is a joint programme on European integration of Utrecht University’s Summer School and the International Summer University of the University of Tartu. The aim of the course is to introduce the European Union, European Institutions, (shared) foreign policy and new challenges.

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Netherlands

Netherlands

The Netherlands (also known as Holland) was the first non-English-speaking country to offer degrees in English. Therefore, various programmes are taught in English and are very internationally oriented.

English-taught education

Many universities in Netherlands offer study programmes taught in English. Studying abroad in English-taught classes makes it easier to transfer your acquired knowledge to other countries. Furthermore, English-taught education will ensure international career opportunities in the future. Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language. Find an English course on Language Learning Portal or assess your level of English by taking the IELTS language test.