About this Course
23,421 recent views

Learner Career Outcomes

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 13 hours to complete

Suggested: 2 - 3 hours per week...

Spanish

Subtitles: Spanish, English

Learner Career Outcomes

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 13 hours to complete

Suggested: 2 - 3 hours per week...

Spanish

Subtitles: Spanish, English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

Introduction

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

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
1 hour to complete

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

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
1 hour to complete

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

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
1 hour to complete

The Mediterranean at War - El Mediterráneo, guerra y conflictos

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
4.3
40 ReviewsChevron Right

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

Avatar

Mariela Fargas

Professor
Department of Early Modern History
Avatar

Àngel Casals

Professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
Avatar

Jaume Dantí

Full professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
Avatar

Xavier Gil

Full professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
Avatar

Miquel Àngel Martínez

Professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
Avatar

Ida Mauro

Teacher assistant
Early Modern History
Avatar

Joan-Lluís Palos

Professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
Avatar

Mariàngeles Pérez Samper

Full professor in Early Modern History
Early Modern History
Avatar

Diego Sola

Doctor in History
Early Modern History
Avatar

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....

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you purchase a Certificate you get access to all course materials, including graded assignments. Upon completing the course, your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

More questions? Visit the Learner Help Center.