A Global History of Latin America through Objects

University College Dublin


Course Name A Global History of Latin America through Objects
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code 111578 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment From 23rd Sep 2021 to 11th Nov 2021
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Duration 8 Thursdays

Sept 23, 30, Oct 07, 14, 21, 28, Nov 04, 11 (2021)
Course Fee €185
Course Content

Expand+This course examines the history of Latin America from the sixteenth century to the present through an alternative approach. The examination of objects and their place in the global history of trade, exchange, and transfer will be used to analyse the...

Subjects Taught • Global history

• History of food

• Silver, gold, and global trade

• Animals and empire

• History of technology

• Transatlantic slave trade

• Ships and sea travel

• Maps and knowledge transfer

• The human body in Latin American history

• History of medicine
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