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Subtitles: Spanish, English
100% online

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Hours to complete

Approx. 13 hours to complete

Suggested: 2 - 3 hours per week...
Available languages

Spanish

Subtitles: Spanish, English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Introduction

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Reading
1 video (Total 3 min), 6 readings
Video1 video
Reading6 readings
Some basic information and grading policy10m
Informaciones generales y sistema de evaluación10m
Curriculum, week by week10m
Currículum semana por semana10m
General bibliography / Bibliografía general10m
Acknowledgment - Agradecimientos10m
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

The Mediterranean and its History - El Mediterráneo y su historia

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Reading
3 videos (Total 21 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
Video3 videos
Thinking the Mediterranean 28m
Interview to prof. Joan-Lluís Palos7m
Reading3 readings
Introduction to module 210m
Bibliography module 210m
Further readings module 210m
Quiz2 practice exercises
Module 2 Quiz 110m
Module 2 Quiz 210m
Week
2
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

The Mediterranean through the Eyes of Travellers and Artists - El Mediterráneo visto por los viajeros y los artistas

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Reading
2 videos (Total 14 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
Video2 videos
Artists on the Move, to and from the Academy - Artistas en movimiento8m
Reading3 readings
Introduction to module 310m
Bibliography module 310m
Further reading10m
Quiz2 practice exercises
Module 3 quiz 110m
Module 3 quiz 210m
Week
3
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

The Mediterranean, a Space of Powers - El Mediterráneo, un espacio de poderes

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Reading
1 video (Total 12 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
Reading4 readings
Introduction to module 410m
Machiavelli y el ejercicio del poder en la edad moderna (ES)10m
Machiavelli and the Exercise of Power in the Early Modern Age (EN)10m
Bibliography module 410m
Quiz2 practice exercises
Module 4 quiz 110m
Module 4 quiz 210m
Week
4
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

The Mediterranean at War - El Mediterráneo, guerra y conflictos

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Reading
2 videos (Total 18 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
Video2 videos
Interview to prof. Á. Casals5m
Reading3 readings
Introduction to module 510m
Bibliography module 510m
Further readings - Lecturas de profundización10m
Quiz2 practice exercises
Module 5 quiz 110m
Module 5 quiz 210m

Instructors

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Mariela Fargas

Professor
Department of Early Modern History
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Àngel Casals

Professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
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Jaume Dantí

Full professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
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Xavier Gil

Full professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
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Miquel Àngel Martínez

Professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
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Ida Mauro

Teacher assistant
Early Modern History
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Joan-Lluís Palos

Professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
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Mariàngeles Pérez Samper

Full professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
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Diego Sola

Doctor in History
Early Modern History
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Claudia Taribó

Postgraduate Fellow
Early Modern History

About Universitat de Barcelona

The University of Barcelona is the most formidable public institution of higher education in Catalonia, catering to the needs of the greatest number of students and delivering the broadest and most comprehensive offering in higher educational courses. The UB is also the principal centre of university research in Spain and has become a European benchmark for research activity, both in terms of the number of research programmes it conducts and the excellence these have achieved....

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