In this Discovering the Dutch - Dutch Culture and Society course from Utrecht Summer School you will be introduced to the rich cultural traditions that the Netherlands developed from the Dutch Golden Age to the present day in such artistic fields as painting, literature, poetry and filmmaking.
You will also analyse internationally debated issues in Dutch society in the past and present. These include traditions of literacy, cosmopolitanism, and tolerance as well as more practical issues including euthanasia and the internationally well-known drugs policy.
Aim of the course
This course introduces participants to the history, society, art and culture of the Netherlands. By studying Dutch society, art and culture in an international context, you will be offered an incentive to reflect anew on your own culture and society in an international atmosphere.
You will experience an intensive four-week programme with lectures and seminar groups during which you are expected to participate in discussions and work on assignments and group presentations.
This course is devoted to four specific themes
- Contemporary Issues
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- The programme is open to students from all discipline. The course will focus on the humanities and social sciences.
International440 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1320 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.
EU/EEA440 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1320 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.
Living costs for Amsterdam
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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