Vienna - and the Hapsburg Empire

University College Cork


Course Name Vienna - and the Hapsburg Empire
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code ace-sc0047
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Certificate of Attendance National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Morning, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencing on Wednesday 2 October 2019
Application Date Closing Date: Friday 20 September 2019
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Duration Ten weeks, Wednesdays 10:30am-12:30pm, from 2 October to 4 December 2019
Course Fee €230
Entry Requirements Applicants must be over 18 years of age by course commencement

Expand+Why Choose This Course
This 10-week course will introduce the students to art, architecture, history and music of Vienna and the Austrian Empire from the time of the Celts until the 20th century. The lectures will provide an overview of Jugendstil (...

Course Content

Expand+Vienna has been at the centre of Middle Europe from prehistoric times and has maintained its position as capital of the Habsburg Empire until the end of World War I. During the centuries, it has benefitted from its position on the trade and pilgrim r...

Subjects Taught

Expand+1. The Danube and the beginnings of Vienna

The Danube, one of the most important rivers and trade and pilgrim routes in Europe, has shaped Vienna's fate. The city evolved from Celtic oppidum to Roman town and, eventually, to a medieval capital. Du...

Assessment Method Short courses are non-assessed
Further Enquiries Regina Sexton
Tel: 021 4904700

Marian O'Keeffe
Tel: 021 4904737
Location Venue: Crawford Art Gallery, Emmet Place, Cork
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