Netherlands, Utrecht (Utrecht City Campus)

The Treaty of Utrecht, a watershed in World History

when 21 July 2014 - 1 August 2014
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 1060

The series of peace treaties, commonly known as the Treaty of Utrecht, marked a turning point in European and even global history. It created a political system that held until World war I. This course will show the meaning and the backgrounds of this peace treaty. Lectures, literature and excursions will give a vivid picture of this turning point in global history.

Course leader

Renger de Bruin

Target group

This course is designed for bachelor students from all disciplinary backgrounds. The course will focus on the history of the 17th century and on the meaning and the backgrounds of this peace treaty

Course aim

To provide students with insight and expertise in the history of the 17th century and the series of peace treaties

Fee info

EUR 1060: • € 1060 - Course + course materials + housing

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