16 Art & Art History Short Courses in Netherlands

Art & Art History

Art history studies the historical development of arts in various contexts. Three commonly directions can be identified within the field of art history: Knowledge about art (connoisseurs), art critics and historians.

Find and compare 16 Short Courses in Art & Art History in Netherlands. Below is a selection of the available study options in Netherlands. If you're interested in studying Art & Art History in Netherlands you can view all 16 Short Courses. You can also read more about the Art & Art History discipline in general, or about studying in Netherlands.

Suggested Short Courses Programmes

The Making of Europe (July-August)
  • Jul 2016
  • EEA € 3,495 per module
  • Non-EEA € 3,495 per module
  • 42 days

During this course we will trace the making of Europe from its most ancient roots to its most current affairs via a multidisciplinary approach to numerous life-changing events from a political, economic and societal perspective. You will come to understand developments from both a national and an international perspective.

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From van Gogh to Picasso: Modern European and Dutch Art
  • Aug 2016
  • EEA € 1,265 per module
  • Non-EEA € 1,265 per module
  • 12 days

Throughout this course, you will discover how Dutch and European Modern artists, from architects and costume designers to painters and sculptors strove for the elusive ideal of truthfulness. You will gain a deeper understanding for the different styles and approaches of modern artists, both on a European and on a Dutch level.

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History of Art: Relations Between Italy and the Netherlands
  • Jul 2016
  • EEA € 2,385 per module
  • Non-EEA € 2,385 per module
  • 26 days

The Utrecht Summer School offers an opportunity to travel back in time and experience the art from both traditions first hand, staying in two cities that played a pivotal part in their country’s art: Florence and Utrecht. This highly interactive course for the most part takes place in front of the original artworks, enabling you to experience, discuss and learn about the artwork firsthand.

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Multimodal Rhetoric - Hands On!
  • Aug 2016
  • EEA € 940 per module
  • Non-EEA € 940 per module
  • 14 days

This course deals with the art of analyzing and constructing multimodal rhetorical discourse – discourse combining language, images, shapes, colors, sounds that aims at influencing its audience! The course is a mixture of theory, analysis and … practical design! We believe in hands-on learning!

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Stolen Memories: Museums, Slavery and (De) Coloniality
  • Jun 2016
  • EEA € 1,195 per year
  • Non-EEA € 1,195 per year
  • 17 days

The 2015 edition of the Annual Decolonial Summer School will be devoted to exploring Stolen Memories of the colonized. After introducing the main framework of decolonial thought, it asks how institutions like museums and universities have functioned to consolidate Western modernity and European imperial expansion by looking down on other civilizations and cultures.

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Dutch Culture: History and Art
  • Jul 2016
  • EEA € 1,065 per module
  • Non-EEA € 1,065 per module
  • 12 days

This course will explore the question of Dutch identity by placing the history of the Netherlands and Dutch art in a wider European and transatlantic perspective. Furthermore, you will be introduced to the rich cultural traditions that the Netherlands developed from the Dutch Golden Age to the present day in such artistic fields as painting, literature, poetry and film making.

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History of Art: European Highlights
  • Jul 2016
  • EEA € 3,510 per module
  • Non-EEA € 3,510 per module
  • 40 days

Stay in three of Europe’s most wonderful cities, cover some 2000 years of Western art, visit all the relevant museums and sites and yet feel like you’ve done more than just skim the surface? The European Highlights combines a broad approach with profound analysis over the period of six weeks in Florence, Utrecht and Berlin. Seize this opportunity to travel back through time and through some of Europe's most incredible museums in only one summer!

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A Journey Through Dutch Art
  • Jul 2016
  • EEA € 2,265 per module
  • Non-EEA € 2,265 per module
  • 28 days

Experience the highlights of over 400 years of Dutch art first hand. This course covers many of the country’s most renowned museums, artists and cities, and the interactive activities for a large part take place in front of the original art works. Upon completion of this course you will be able to recognise certain painters, art movements and hidden meanings without even looking at the name tag underneath the painting.

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The Making of Europe (June-July)
  • Jun 2016
  • EEA € 3,495 per module
  • Non-EEA € 3,495 per module
  • 42 days

During this course we will trace the making of Europe from its most ancient roots to its most current affairs via a multidisciplinary approach to numerous life-changing events from a political, economic and societal perspective. You will come to understand developments from both a national and an international perspective.

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Amsterdam Creative City: Media, Art & Architecture
  • Jun 2016
  • EEA € 1,000 per module
  • Non-EEA € 1,000 per module
  • 13 days

Amsterdam Creative City: Media, Art and Culture - This intensive summer course uses Amsterdam as a living laboratory to explore the relationship between creativity, cities and globalisation. It combines theoretical readings and discussion-based seminars with extensive fieldwork in key locations across the city, ranging from the canal and museum districts in the historic city centre to more experimental or marginal sites like NDSM Wharf, Schiphol Airport, and the ring road.

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Nothing Is What It Seems: Dutch Art of the Golden Age
  • Jul 2016
  • EEA € 1,265 per module
  • Non-EEA € 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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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.