History courses

The list of courses available in 2019-2020 are listed below, per term.
Please note, the course descriptions of 2019-2020 will not be published until 24 July.
The current links to the course descriptions refer to the course descriptions of 2018-2019

Restrictions:

  • 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 History (or History 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.
  • Non-History and Arts & Culture Studies exchange students can take a maximum of 1 course per semester. See the overview below for available courses.

Term 1 (9 September - 8 November 2019)

Available for Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication exchange students only:
CH2201 - International Economic Relations (7.5 EC)
CH2207 - Social and Cultural History (7.5 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.

Term 2 (11 November 2019 - 7 February 2020)

Available for Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication exchange students:
CH2202 - International Business and Nation-States (7.5 EC)
CH2208 - Historical Representation and Imagination (7.5 EC)
Tutorials in English or Dutch, choose one
CH2215A - Geschiedenis van het Schrift (7.5 EC, in Dutch)
CH2220 - History and Theory of International Economic Relations (7.5 EC)
CH2221 - History of Public Order: from Feudality to Nation State (7.5 EC)
CH3051 - The Public Role of Historians (7.5 EC)

Available for Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication exchange students and other exchange students:
CH2209 - Total War (7.5 EC)

Term 3 (10 February - 10 April 2020)

Available for Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication exchange students only:
CH2203 - Emerging Economies and Global Labour (7.5 EC)
CH2205 - Europe in a Globalizing World: Migration, Citizenship and Identity (7.5 EC)

Term 4 (13 April - 19 June 2020)

Available for Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication exchange students only:
CH2204 - Capitalism and Inequality (7.5 EC)
CH2221- Epidemic Diseases, Famine and Development in Historical Perspective (7.5 EC)

Available for Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication exchange students and other exchange students:
CH2211 - Urban History: Rotterdam in Global Perspective (7.5 EC)
CH2213 - Erasmus and Grotius on Islam and Judaism (7.5 EC)

* European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS)

Resit Period: 22 June - 10 July 2020

Registration Procedure

The online application form for term 1 of Fall semester will be published on 29 July 2019.

Registration Period

Course periodRegistration period
Term 129 July (9 AM, CEST*) - 14 August (noon, CEST)
Term 230 September (9 AM, CEST*) - 16 October (noon, CEST)
Term 3 & Term 423 December  (9 AM, CEST*) - 15 January (noon, CEST)
 * Do not fill out the form before the starting time of 9 AM of the opening day.
If you do, you will drop to the bottom of the first come first serve list of that day.