Practical information

  • Early Modern Culture includes four courses, with a total of 30 ECTS
  • All courses are taught in the first semester of the academic year.
  • The minor can be seen as one cohesive programme, or subjects can be chosen separately
  • All courses are in English and open to both Dutch and international (exchange) students in the second and third years of their Bachelor’s programme
  • No entry requirements. The courses are open to all students. They are specially recommended for students of History, Literature, Arts, Cultural Studies and Cultural Anthropology
  • The courses are taught in different ways, so that students have a variety of lectures, laboratories and seminars, exams, presentations, assignments and papers
Excursions and classes on location are part of most of the courses

The Courses

Period 1Period 2
Introduction to Cultural History (4,5 ECTS)Introduction to Cultural History (4,5 ECTS)
Analyzing Sources (4,5 ECTS)Analyzing Sources (4,5 ECTS)
Digital Humanities (6 ECTS)History of Emotions (6 ECTS)
© Copyright VU University Amsterdam