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Suggested: 2 - 3 hours per week...

Spanish

Subtitles: Spanish, English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Introduction

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 3 min), 6 readings
1 video
6 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
1 hour to complete

The Mediterranean and its History - El Mediterráneo y su historia

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

Week 2

1 hour to complete

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

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

Week 3

1 hour to complete

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

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 12 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
4 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
2 practice exercises
Module 4 quiz 110m
Module 4 quiz 210m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

The Mediterranean at War - El Mediterráneo, guerra y conflictos

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 18 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
2 videos
Interview to prof. Á. Casals5m
3 readings
Introduction to module 510m
Bibliography module 510m
Further readings - Lecturas de profundización10m
2 practice exercises
Module 5 quiz 110m
Module 5 quiz 210m
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Top reviews from The Mediterranean, a Space of Exchange (from the Renaissance to Enlightenment)

By JBApr 14th 2016

Es fenomenal, abarca el Mediterráneo desde todos los puntos de vista y esto hace que uno tenga más y más ganas de aprender acerca de este gran mar.

By FUFeb 14th 2016

Aprendiendo,divirtiendome ,solo me falta interaccionar más con la gente del curso, a ver si lo consigo.

Instructors

Image of instructor, Mariela Fargas

Mariela Fargas 

Professor
Department of Early Modern History
13,200 Learners
1 Course
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Àngel Casals 

Professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
13,200 Learners
1 Course
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Jaume Dantí 

Full professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
13,200 Learners
1 Course
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Xavier Gil 

Full professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
13,200 Learners
1 Course
Image of instructor, Miquel Àngel Martínez

Miquel Àngel Martínez 

Professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
13,200 Learners
1 Course
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Ida Mauro 

Teacher assistant
Early Modern History
13,200 Learners
1 Course
Image of instructor, Joan-Lluís Palos

Joan-Lluís Palos 

Professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
13,200 Learners
1 Course
Image of instructor, Mariàngeles Pérez Samper

Mariàngeles Pérez Samper 

Full professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
13,200 Learners
1 Course
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Diego Sola 

Doctor in History
Early Modern History
13,200 Learners
1 Course
Image of instructor, Claudia Taribó

Claudia Taribó 

Postgraduate Fellow
Early Modern History
13,200 Learners
1 Course

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