7 Visual Arts Short Courses in Netherlands

Visual Arts

Visual arts study the arrangement of colours, shapes or other elements that influence the sense of beauty, especially the discovery of beauty in a graphic and plastic environment. Visual arts graduates can follow careers as cartoonists, illustrators, industrial designers and more.

Find and compare 7 Short Courses in Visual Arts in Netherlands. Below is a selection of the available study options in Netherlands. If you're interested in studying Visual Arts in Netherlands you can view all 7 Short Courses. You can also read more about the Visual Arts discipline in general, or about studying in Netherlands.

Suggested Short Courses Programmes

VU Amsterdam

Short Course Disability Studies and Arts-Based Research: an Exciting Partnership?
  • Jul 2017
  • EEA € 1,150 per module
  • International € 1,150 per module
  • 14 days

What can the arts teach us about disability? And how can the arts themselves be informed by disabilities? By building a bridge between Disability Studies and the creative sector, the Disability Studies and Arts-Based Research:an Exciting Partnership? course at VU University Amsterdam provides new opportunities to investigate the interpretation of “disability” as a lived experience and so perhaps answer fundamental questions about “normality” and what it means to “be human” – with or without a disability.

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Radboud University Nijmegen - Summer School

Certificate Visual Culture: Seeing is Believing / Seeing is Deceiving
  • Aug 2017
  • EEA € 490 per module
  • International € 490 per module
  • 5 days

The Visual Culture: Seeing is Believing / Seeing is Deceiving at the Radboud University Nijmegen - Summer School course invites you to engage with the rich body of theoretical texts that constitute the backbone of Visual Culture and use them creatively and critically to unpack the visual dynamics of artworks and a variety of cultural phenomena.

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Utrecht Summer School

Certificate From van Gogh to Picasso: Modern European and Dutch Art
  • Aug 2017
  • EEA € 925 per module
  • International € 925 per module
  • 12 days

The From van Gogh to Picasso: Modern European and Dutch Art course is offered at Utrecht Summer School. Throughout this course, you will discover how Dutch and European Modern artists, from architects and costume designers to painters and sculptors strove for the elusive ideal of truthfulness. You will gain a deeper understanding for the different styles and approaches of modern artists, both on a European and on a Dutch level, combining general with specialist knowledge, a personal and subjective approach with a factual or technical one, by visiting cities, museums, discussions and even trying out some modern art techniques yourself in this interactive course, that is for the most part taught in front of the original artworks.

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Utrecht University

Certificate Effective Conference Poster Presentations
  • Any time
  • EEA € 99 per module
  • International € 99 per module
  • 28 months

How can you attract the audience's attention to your research with your poster? This course focuses on how to give an effective poster presentation at a conference. We will look at the design of an effective poster, the language to use and how to address your audience. You will receive feedback on your poster and your pitch from both your peers and your teacher.

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Utrecht Summer School

Certificate The Posthuman Glossary
  • Aug 2017
  • EEA € 300 per module
  • International € 300 per module
  • 5 days

Contemporary art, science, and the humanities converge on stressing the need for renewed analysis of the re-constructions of the category of the human. This The Posthuman Glossary course at Utrecht Summer School is based on the assumption that contemporary contextual concerns such as advanced scientific and technological developments, the neoliberal economics of global capitalism, migration, environmental destruction, perpetual war on terror and extensive security systems have challenged the concept of the human as we had previously known it.

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The Netherlands (also known as Holland) was the first non-English-speaking country to offer degrees in English. Therefore, various programmes are taught in English and are very internationally oriented.

English-Taught Education

Many universities in Netherlands offer study programmes taught in English. Studying abroad in English-taught classes makes it easier to transfer your acquired knowledge to other countries. Furthermore, English-taught education will ensure international career opportunities in the future. Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language. Find an English course on Language Learning Portal or assess your level of English by taking the IELTS language test.

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