History courses

Course list 2020-2021

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.

Course descriptions and timetables

Check this page for the Course Guide. You can find the course description by filling in the course code or (part of the) course name. Please note: all courses not mentioned in the list below are not available to exchange students. If you register for these courses, despite of the restriction, you will be deleted from the course.
When you have found the course, you can find Timetables in the upper right corner.
The timetables of 2020-2021 will be published on 14 July 2020

Term 1 (7 September - 6 November 2020)*

* Term 1 courses will be taught online or with a blended format. If you are not in the Netherlands, you can complete the course online entirely; if you are in the Netherlands you follow the course online too, but you will have some on-campus class options as well. The list of blended courses will be updated as soon as possible.

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)
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MINORS
Available for Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication exchange students only:

Minor - The Evolution of International Order (new in 2020-2021)
These courses can be followed seperately. But we recommend the complete minor as it creates a better picture on the subject.
CH9011 - War and Peace (5 EC) - online
CH9012 - The International System (5 EC) - online
CH9013 - International Political Economy (5 EC) - online
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Minor - 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:

CH9010 - Business History of Fashion (5 EC) - online
CC9011 - Economics of Fashion (5 EC) - online
CM9005 - Fashion Media (5 EC) - online

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 (09 November 2020 - 5 February 2021)*

* Term 2 courses will be taught online or with a blended format. If you are not in the Netherlands, you can complete the course online entirely; if you are in the Netherlands you follow the course online too, but you will have some on-campus class options as well. The list of blended courses will be updated as soon as possible.

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

Available for Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication exchange students only:
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)

Term 3 (08 February - 9 April 2021)

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 (12 April - 18 June 2021)

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)

Available for Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication exchange students only:
CH2204 - Capitalism and Inequality (7.5 EC)
CH2222- Epidemic Diseases, Famine and Development in Historical Perspective (7.5 EC)

* European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS)

Resit Period: 21 June - 9 July 2021

Registration Procedure

It's not longer possible to register for courses of term 1. Please check the registration periods of term 2, 3 and 4.
Registration to our courses goes through OSIRIS> Cases. During the specific course registration periods (see timeline below), you will be able to fill out your course preferences and submit your form there. Please click on "Start new case" - remember to disable your popup blocker and search for "ESHCC Incoming History & Arts and Culture Studies." Please check the table below for information about when to register for our courses, and what the procedure is. 

Registration Period courses 2020-2021

Course periodRegistration period
Term 127 July (9 AM, CEST*) - 12 August 2020 (noon, CEST)
Term 228 September (9 AM, CEST*) - 14 October 2020 (noon, CEST)
Term 321 December 2020  (9 AM, CEST*) - 13 January 2021 (noon, CEST)
Term 41 March (9 AM, CEST*) - 17 March 2021 (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.

Procedure (read and follow carefully!)

As soon as the registration period opens, you will be able to fill out a form on OSIRIS by going to OSIRIS > Case > Start new case > ESHCC Incoming History & Arts and Culture Studies.
In this form you will be asked to indicate how many courses you want to take and which courses you prefer. A few days after the deadline has passed, you will receive an email with the course(s) that has been assigned to you. This email will also contain further information about workgroup registration and more. Note that History and Arts & Culture Studies courses are generally small-scale and therefore have limited capacity; please take into consideration that you might not get your first choice, and that the procedure is first come, first serve. Therefore, please only list courses in your form that you would be interested in doing, because there is a chance you get them assigned. In addition, always carefully check the schedules of your preferred courses to make sure they do not take place at the same time.

Registration Period tutorials 2020-2021

Some courses have tutorials. You should register for tutorials in SIN-online at 'My Registrations'. The instructions will be send to you after you have been accepted to a course. Please check the timetables to check which tutorial fits your schedule best.  

Tutorial periodRegistration period
Term 119 August (9 AM, CEST*) - 30 August 2020 (noon, CEST)
Term 221 October (9 AM, CEST*) - 1 November (noon, CEST)
Term 320 January (9 AM, CEST*) - 31 January 2021 (noon, CEST)
Term 424 March (9 AM, CEST*) -  4 April 2021 (noon, CEST)

Dropping or adding courses

When you get your courses assigned, you can drop courses by sending an email to exhange.hc@eshcc.eur.nl. However, you cannot change them to other courses.
There is no late registration period.