About the Department of History


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Teaching Content in Aachen

Students are taught the three great eras of ancient Mediterranean history (Greece, Rome, and bordering regions), European Medieval Ages, the Early Modern Expansion, and the modern European and non-European worlds. The aspect of technical cultures plays an important role in the studies.

Institutes and Institutions at the Department of History

Department of Ancient History
Department of Medieval History
Teaching and Research Unit Early Modern History
Department of Modern History
Junior Professor the History and Culture of the Maas/Rhine Region
Teaching Methodology in History Studies
Department Library

Related Institutes and Institutions at the Department of History

RWTH Aachen University Archive
European Studies
Chair of Architectural History and Monument Protection
Department of Art History
Institute of the History, Theory, and Ethics of Medicine
Teaching and Research Unit Economic, Social, and Technological History