645108 Historical Excursion:

winter semester 2018/2019 | Last update: 25.07.2018 Place course on memo list
Historical Excursion:
EX 2
each semester

Critical engagement with historical sites, objects and forms of (re-)presentation in memory cultures; skills for explaining historical phenomena in situ

In 2018, the last place of Coal prodution in the Ruhr Valley ist going to close. Our excursion will concentrate on the transformation from feudal to modern society in the Ruhr Area and the nearby Westphalia. We will visit Castles of the regional nobility of the 18th-Century, urban spheres of working-class and white-Collar workers of the 19th-Century and the Ruhrmuseum at "Zeche Zollverein" in Essen (world cultural heritage).

Guided tours in the field; presentations by the course instructors and by the students

Participation in the excursion and presentation with handout


The attendance of the corresponding course "EX-Agenda" is obligatory.

Online registration necessary.

to be announced
5-6 Tage, Ruhrgebiet (Deutschland)