Faculty of Humanities

Faculty of Humanities

Education in the field of humanities

The Faculty of Humanities offers the following educational programmes::

  • Bridging programme Art and cultural sciences
  • Bachelor programme Cultural Sciences
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences: open bachelor Cultural Sciences
  • Master programme Art and cultural sciences
  • Certified Professional Courses
  • Focus programmes

The language of alle educational programmes is Dutch.

Go to the page Onderwijsaanbod (in Dutch) for more information about these educational programmes.

Research in the field of humanities 

The research policy of the Faculty of Humanities focuses on the research programme Waarde en waardering van cultuur (Value and valuation of culture). This programme, established in 2015, brings together all the research of the faculty organized in a few themes. The PhD research within the faculty also takes places within this programme.

Go to the research pages Humanities for more information on the programme, the themes and the publications.

The Faculty also participates in an OU-wide multidisciplinary research program: Safety in Urban Environments, which started in 2018.

Organisation of the Faculty of Humanities

Within the faculty there are two departments:

  • Philosophy and history
  • Literature and art history

Go to the overview of the staff of the Faculty of Humanities.