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070203 EX Excursion (2014S)

Excursion to Andalusia, Gibraltar, and Ceuta (Northern Africa)

6.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 7 - Geschichte
Continuous assessment of course work

Introduction: March 19, 4.45-6.15 pm, lecture room 16, main building of the University, stair 5.
The excursion will take place from June 6 to June 15, 2014.
Estimation of costs (flight, bus, ferry, entry fees, hotels, NOT INCLUDED: food): 1100,-- Euro. Obligatory down payment until April 1, 2014: 600,-- Euro.


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 25 participants
Language: English



Currently no class schedule is known.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Preliminary travel plan:
Friday, June 6, 2014: flight Vienna-Málaga, overnight stay at Granada, 140 km travel by bus;
Saturday, June 7, 2014: sightseeing in Granada, overnight stay at Granada;
Sunday, June 8, 2014: sightseeing at Córdoba; overnight stay at Córdoba, 200 km travel by bus;
Monday, June 9, 2014: sightseeing at Córdoba, Carmona, overnight stay at Seville, 140 km travel by bus;
Tuesday, June 10, 2014: sightseeing at Seville, overnight stay at Seville;
Wednesday, June 11, 2014: sightseeing at Seville, ride to Cádiz in the late afternoon, overnight stay at Cádiz, 125 km travel by bus;
Thursday, June 12, 2014: sightseeing at Cádiz, Vejer de la Frontera, ride via Tarifa to the Straits of Gibraltar, overnight stay at Algeciras, 130 km travel by bus;
Friday, June 13, 2014: boat voyage to Ceuta, sightseeing at Ceuta, overnight stay at Ceuta, 36 km travel by boat; 36 km by boat and bus;
Saturday, June 14, 2014: boat voyage to Algeciras, sightseeing at Gibraltar, overnight stay at Algeciras, 36 km by boat and bus;
Sunday, June 15, 2014: bus ride to Málaga, flight Málaga-Vienna, 140 km travel by bus.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written seminar paper, minutes of one day during the excursion, oral presentation about one chosen topic.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Aim of the excursion is to enlarge understanding for the history of Spain, in particular Andalusia, and the manifold problems of the border space between Europe and Africa.

Examination topics

At places visited, participants of the excursion there will be guided tours of historical sites by the teachers as well as by local experts.

Reading list

Association in the course directory

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