Electives Arts & Culture 2020-2021

The academic year is divided into four terms. The course descriptions can be found in the Course Guide. Via these course descriptions you can also find the dates of the lectures and exams.

Course offer

More information on the content of the course can be found by searching for the course on the basis of the course code in the Erasmus Course Guide.

Term 1

Period (including exams): 7 September 2020 - 6 November 2020.
Deadline registration: 12 August 2020.

  • History of Western Arts and Culture (CC1001).
    (Only for Codarts students) – Choose a tutorial: I-1, I-2, I-3, I-4 of I-5.
  • Academic Skills (CC1008).
    Choose a tutorial: I-1, I-2, I-3, I-4 of I-5 .
  • Art, Culture and History (CC9001).
  • Art, Culture and Society (CC9002).
  • The Art of Filmmaking (CC9010).
  • The Cultural Economic Perspective (CC9007).
  • Money and the Fine Arts (CC9008).
  • Creative Economy and Creative Organizations (CC9009).
  • Sustainability in the visual arts and crafts (CC2054).

Term 2

Period (including Christmas break and exams): 9 November 2020 - 5 February 2021.
Deadline registration: 14 October 2020.

  • Consumption and Identity (CC2050)
  • Globalization, Culture and Place (CC2053)
  • Introduction to Social Science Methods (CC1016)
    (Only for Codarts students) – Choose a tutorial: I-1, I-2, I-3, I-4 of I-5.
  • Sociology of Arts and Culture (CC1003).
    (Only for Codarts students)

Term 3

Period (including exams): 8 February 2021 - 9 April 2021.
Deadline registration: 13 January 2021

  • Introduction to Cultural Policy (CC1006)
    (Only for Codarts students) – Choose a tutorial:  I-1, I-2, I-3, I-4 of I-5.
  • Sociology, Culture and Modernity (CC2015)
  • Research Workshop Cultural Lifestyles and Participation (CC3072)
  • Introduction Arts Education (CC3123)

Term 4

Period (including exams): 12 April 2021 - 18 June 2021
Deadline registration: 17 March 2021

  • Cultural and Creative Industries (CC1022) This course is now full, students can no longer register.


  • Timetable conflicts: make sure you check the timetable for the elective to see if it does not have any overlap with the schedules of your other courses.
  • Students are welcome to select any of the above-mentioned courses.
  • Erasmus University Rotterdam does not have an add/drop week. 
  • Courses will be assigned on a first come, first serve basis - through the course registration form.
  • Priority will be given to History (exchange) students.


Choose the option that applies to you and read more about the registration for the ESHCC's electives.

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