Cultural heritage studies, Ethnology, Ethnomusicology, Social anthropology, Sociology


Co-organized by Forum for Folk Art Fund, Music Hungary, and the Cultural Heritage Studies Program, CEU, Budapest, Hungary.
Partners: Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Music Export Poland, SoundCzech

The project is co-financed by the Governments of Czechia, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia through Visegrad Grants from International Visegrad Fund. The mission of the fund is to advance ideas for sustainable regional cooperation in Central Europe.


Course date

1 July - 10 July, 2019

Credits and certificates

Certificate of Attendance

CEU Summer University awards a certificate of attendance upon successful completion of the course. In order to gain this certificate, participants will be expected to attend and actively participate in all classes and complete assignments required by the course.

Academic Credit

Our courses offer ECTS points, which may be accepted for credit transfer by the participants' home universities. Those who wish to obtain these credits should inquire about the possible transfer at their home institution prior to their enrollment. The Summer University Office will send a transcript to those who have fulfilled all the necessary course requirements and request one.

See below the number of credits assigned to each course:

  1-credit courses

  • Conceptualizing, Navigating, and Representing the Field in Migration Studies
  • Geospatial Technologies and Remote Sensing for Monitoring SDGs
  • Inclusive Early Childhood Development and Education
  • Innovations in Disaster Risk Reduction
  • Internationalization of the University at Home
  • Mediation Theory and Skills
  • The Morality of Discrimination
  • Measuring and Building Audience Trust
1.5-credit courses
  • Cognitive Phenomenology 
  • Cultures of Dissent in Eastern Europe (1945-1989)
  • Fields of Vision: Memory, Identity, and Images of the Past

2-credit courses

  • Constitution-building in Africa
  • Global Entrepreneurship and Startup Camp
  • Music as Heritage: From Tradition to Markets
  • Political Psychology: Ideology and Partisanship
  • Romani Identities and Antigypsyism
  • Sustainability Transitions and the Precautionary Principle

3-credit course

  • Political Psychology: Ideology and Partisanship - if assignments are completed
No ECTS credit is offered for the course Learning can be Fun.