New edition of the popular cultural programme Low Countries Studies starts on 9 February 2021

(22-01-2021) A course about Flanders, Belgium and the Netherlands for international students and researchers. That is in a nutshell the subject of the English course Low Countries Studies, which is organized for the 26th time as from 9 February 2021.

The students are given a broad overview of various aspects of Flemish society, language, culture, history, art, media, economy, landscape, town and country planning, etc ... All aspects are dealt with within the broader perspective of Belgium and the Netherlands.

Low Countries Studies is organized by the Faculty of Arts and Philosophy. The course comprises twelve lectures. Students are invited to write an essay (about 4000 words) in order to obtain the certificate.

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Martine De Reu

Coordinator Low Countries Studies

Blandijnberg 2

9000 Gent

Phone 09 264 36 92

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