International Bachelor Arts and Culture Studies

The list of courses available in 2018-2019 are listed below, per term.


  • History and Arts & Culture Studies exchange students should follow at least 50% of their total number of courses within the History and/or Arts & Culture Studies
  • Students who study Arts and Culture Studies (or Arts and Culture Studies related programs) as their major, have priority.
  • We have a limited number of spots for exchange students per course.
  • Make sure to review the Study Information page for more insights into the workload, grading, attendance rules, etc.

Term 1 (10 September - 9 November 2018)

CC1001 - History of Western Arts and Culture (10 EC*); (Please note: the content of this course is quite similar to CC9001, but it's for a different group of students)
CC2005 - Contemporary Approaches in Cultural Sociology (5 EC);
CC2007 - Aesthetics (5 EC);
CC2043 - Contemporary Heritage (5 EC);
CC2053 - Globalization, Culture and Place (5 EC);
CC2077 - Cultuur in de Lage Landen: Sociologische en Economische Vraagstukken (5 EC, in Dutch))
CC9001 - Art, Culture and History (5 EC); (Please note: the content of this course is quite similar to CC1001, but it's for a different group of students)
CC9002 - Art, Culture and Society (5 EC);
CC9007 - The Cultural Economic Perspective (5 EC);
CC9008 - Money and the Fine Arts (5 EC);
CC9009 - Creative Economy and Creative Organizations (5 EC);
CC9010 - The Art of Filmmaking (5 EC);

MINESHCC-8 2016 - Fashion Industry (15 EC);
For the minor Fashion Industry we have reserved 3 spots for exchange students. The rest of the spots are reserved for full degree students of our Bachelor's degree program.
Students who are selected for this minor should follow these three courses:

Restrictions for the minor Fashion Industry:

  • It's not possible to follow just one or two of these courses.
  • You will only receive credits for this minor (15 EC) if you pass all three courses.
  • Because of the workload it's not possible to follow courses next to the courses of this minor.

---cancelled---CC2048 - Emotion, Culture and the Feeling Brain (5 EC);---cancelled---
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Term 2 (12 November 2018 - 8 February 2019)

CC1003 - Sociology of Arts and Culture (10 EC)
Lecture in English, tutorial in English or Dutch (choose one)
CC1017 - Marketing Arts and Culture (5 EC)
CC2008 - Values of Culture (5 EC)
CC2010 - Introduction to Statistical Analysis (5 EC)
Lecture in English, tutorial in English or Dutch (choose one)
CC2039 - Theory of the Avant-Garde (5 EC)
CC2044 - History of the Art Market (5 EC)
CC2050 - Consumption and Identity (5 EC)
CC2051 - Cultural Studies (5 EC)
CC3107 - Economics of Cultural Heritage (5 EC)
CC3124 - Audience Studies: Current Perspectives (5 EC)
CC3125 - Art, Literature and Capitalism: Battling Histories (5 EC)
CC3201 - Media Industries: Trends and Strategies (5 EC)

Term 3 (11 February - 12 April 2019)

CC1005 - Economics of Arts and Culture (10 EC)
Lecture in English, tutorial in English or Dutch (choose one)
CC1006 - Cultural Policy (5 EC) - in English
CC1018 - Cultuurbeleid (5 EC) - in Dutch
CC2015 - Sociology, Culture and Modernity (5 EC)
CC2017 - Advanced Economics of Arts and Culture (5 EC)
CC3105 - Advanced Economic Aspects of Cultural Industries (5 EC)
CC3123 - Introduction Arts Education (5 EC) - in English
CC2045 - Introductie Kunsteducatie (5 EC) - in Dutch

Term 4 (15 April - 21 June 2019)

CC1022 - Cultural and Creative Industries (5 EC) - in English
CC1023 - De Culturele en Creative Industrieën (5 EC) - in English
CC1021 - Arts, Culture and the Media (10 EC) - in English

* European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS)

Resit Period: 24 June - 12 July 2019

Registration Procedure

It's not longer possible to register for courses of term 3 and 4.

Registration Period

Course periodRegistration period
Term 130 July- 15 August (noon)
Term 21 October - 17 October (noon)
Term 3 & Term 424 December - 9 January (noon)