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Bachelor of History

Bachelor of History
Academic year :
The full-time model path for the Bachelor of History (full programme) consists of 180 ECTS-credits, which can be obtained during 3 years of 60 ECTS-credits.

Model Path part 1

Philosophy and Social Sciences

Introduction to general economics6sp1st semester
Meersman, Hilde
Introduction to Philosophy6sp1st semester
Vanheeswijck, Guy
Introduction to the social sciences6sp2nd semester
Weyns, Walter
 

Methodology of History

Historical method6sp1st semester
Stabel, Peter
Exercises paleography3sp2nd semester
Marnef, Guido
 

Historical Exercises

Compulsory course.

Exercises 16sp1st/2nd sem.
Scheltiens, Vincent
 

Introduction to History

History of Antiquity6sp2nd semester
Laes, Christian
History of the Middle Ages6sp1st semester
Soens, Tim
History of the Early Modern Period6sp2nd semester
NNB, -
De Munck, Bert
History of the Contemporary Period6sp1st semester
Greefs, Hilde
Contemporary history6sp2nd semester
Van Ginderachter, Maarten
Introduction to world history6sp2nd semester
Van Ginderachter, Maarten
History of the Islamic World6sp2nd semester
Dekkiche, Malika
Shaery-Yazdi, Roschanack
 
History of art6sp2nd semester
Newman, Abigail
 

Free-choice electives

Students select optional courses for 3 ECTS credits

Middle Dutch3sp2nd semester
Fraeters, Veerle
Medieval French3sp1st semester
Vanderheyden, Ann
Introduction to Latin3sp2nd semester
Laes, Christian
English: grammar 13sp1st semester
Brisard, Frank
 
History of literature3sp2nd semester
Sleiderink, Remco
Introduction in Christian Culture3sp2nd semester
Faesen, Robert
Fraeters, Veerle
Schepers, Kees
Van Osselaer, Tine
Debating Development3sp1st semester
Van Hecken, Gert
Verrelst, Janus
Introduction to Jewish culture3sp1st semester
Hofmeester, Karin
History of Central Europe3sp1st semester
Duerloo, Luc
History of Russia and the Sovjet-Union3sp1st semester
Duerloo, Luc
Byzantine history3sp2nd semester
Laes, Christian
The Iberian world: Spain and Latin-America, 1492-19923sp2nd semester
Stallaert, Christiane
Studium Generale3sp1st semester
Weyns, Walter
History of the printed book3sp2nd semester
Delsaerdt, Pierre
 

Model Path part 2

Methodology of History

Introduction to historiography3sp2nd semester
Puttevils, Jeroen
Heritage and public history3sp2nd semester
De Munck, Bert
History and image3sp1st semester
Newman, Abigail
Van Osselaer, Tine
History and Language3sp1st semester
Scheltiens, Vincent
History and number6sp1st semester
Blondé, Bruno
 

Historical Exercises

Historical exercises 29sp1st/2nd sem.
Puttevils, Jeroen
Auwers, Michael
Van Ginderachter, Maarten
 

Heuristiek

One course to choose in function of the period studied in ‘Historical Exercises 2'

Heuristics per Historical Period: Middle Ages and Early Modern Era3sp1st semester
Marnef, Guido
Puttevils, Jeroen
Heuristics per Historical Period: Contemporary Period3sp1st semester
de Smaele, Henk
Heuristics per Historical Period: Islamic World3sp1st semester
Dekkiche, Malika
Shaery-Yazdi, Roschanack
 

Introduction to History

History of the Middle Ages6sp1st semester
Soens, Tim
History of the Early Modern Period6sp2nd semester
NNB, -
De Munck, Bert
History of the Contemporary Period6sp1st semester
Greefs, Hilde
Contemporary history6sp2nd semester
Van Ginderachter, Maarten
Introduction to world history6sp2nd semester
Van Ginderachter, Maarten
History of the Islamic World6sp2nd semester
Dekkiche, Malika
Shaery-Yazdi, Roschanack
History of Antiquity6sp2nd semester
Laes, Christian
 
History of art6sp2nd semester
Newman, Abigail
 

Historical course

Ecological history3sp2nd semester
Soens, Tim
 

Free-choice electives

In the standard study programme part one and two, students select optional courses for 12 ECTS-credits from the list below.

Introduction in Christian Culture3sp2nd semester
Faesen, Robert
Fraeters, Veerle
Schepers, Kees
Van Osselaer, Tine
Debating Development3sp1st semester
Van Hecken, Gert
Verrelst, Janus
Introduction to Jewish culture3sp1st semester
Hofmeester, Karin
History of the Low Countries6sp1st semester
Delsaerdt, Pierre
History of literature3sp2nd semester
Sleiderink, Remco
History of Central Europe3sp1st semester
Duerloo, Luc
Byzantine history3sp2nd semester
Laes, Christian
History of Belgium6sp1st semester
Dhondt, Frederik
The Iberian world: Spain and Latin-America, 1492-19923sp2nd semester
Stallaert, Christiane
History of Russia and the Sovjet-Union3sp1st semester
Duerloo, Luc
Studium Generale3sp1st semester
Weyns, Walter
History of the printed book3sp2nd semester
Delsaerdt, Pierre
 
Middle Dutch3sp2nd semester
Fraeters, Veerle
Medieval French3sp1st semester
Vanderheyden, Ann
Introduction to Latin3sp2nd semester
Laes, Christian
English: grammar 13sp1st semester
Brisard, Frank
 
Political science6sp1st semester
Walgrave, Stefaan
Society, facts and problems6sp2nd semester
Cantillon, Bea
Chinese Culture6sp1st semester
Pang, Ching Lin
Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Migration and Integration6sp1st semester
Timmerman, Christiane
Clycq, Noel
Public Law3sp2nd semester
Popelier, Patricia
History of the theatre6sp1st semester
Meeus, Hubert
History of the film 1: early cinema3sp1st semester
Paulus, Tom
History of the Dutch-language literature 1: Middle Ages and Early-Modern Times6sp2nd semester
Meeus, Hubert
Sleiderink, Remco
History of the Dutch-language literature 2: from the French Revolution until the Great War6sp1st semester
Humbeeck, Kris
History of Dutch-language literature 3: from the Great War until the present day6sp1st semester
Absillis, Kevin
 

Model Path part 3

Philosophical Course

World View and Culture3sp2nd semester
Levrau, François
 

Methodology of History and Historical Criticism

Bachelor's thesis9sp1st/2nd sem.
Blondé, Bruno
De Munck, Bert
Vermoesen, Reinoud
Greefs, Hilde
de Smaele, Henk
Soens, Tim
 
Heritage and public history3sp2nd semester
De Munck, Bert
Introduction to historiography3sp2nd semester
Puttevils, Jeroen
History and image3sp1st semester
Newman, Abigail
Van Osselaer, Tine
 

Heuristics per historical period

Select one course from the two Heuristics courses which have not been completed yet

Heuristics per Historical Period: Middle Ages and Early Modern Era3sp1st semester
Marnef, Guido
Puttevils, Jeroen
Heuristics per Historical Period: Contemporary Period3sp1st semester
de Smaele, Henk
Heuristics per Historical Period: Islamic World3sp1st semester
Dekkiche, Malika
Shaery-Yazdi, Roschanack
 

History per period and per area

Students select 6 courses: every course of a period and area. Students selecting Middle Ages and Early Modern Age, follow ‘Premodern Islamic World’. Students selecting Modern Age, follow ‘Modern Islam World’. Students selecting History of the Islamic World and Social Economic History as area, follow an optional course from the list below:

Middle Ages: politics and institutions6sp2nd semester
Puttevils, Jeroen
Middle Ages: cultural history6sp2nd semester
Fraeters, Veerle
Middle Ages and Early Modern Era: Social and Economic History6sp1st semester
Blondé, Bruno
Stabel, Peter
Early Modern Era: politics and institutions6sp1st semester
Thiry, Steven
Early Modern Era: cultural history6sp2nd semester
Marnef, Guido
Contemporary Era: politics and institutions6sp1st semester
Scheltiens, Vincent
Contemporary Era: cultural history6sp1st semester
de Smaele, Henk
Contemporary Era: social and economic history6sp1st semester
Van Damme, Ilja
Greefs, Hilde
The modern Islamic World: 1600-Today6sp2nd semester
Shaery-Yazdi, Roschanack
The premodern Islamic World: 600-16006sp1st semester
Dekkiche, Malika
 

Historical course

Ecological history3sp2nd semester
Soens, Tim
 

Social Sciences

Introduction to social geography3sp2nd semester
Verhetsel, Ann