The fundamental objective of the course is the student to acquire knowledge and skills that enable him/her to analyze the most recent past from the perspective of the History of the Present World (1945-). If we focus on specific objectives, the student, after taking this subject:
1. Will know the historical context after the end of World War II from the political, economic, social and cultural point of view.
2. Will acquire a deep and complex vision of the current problems and those that are going to appear in the near future.
3. Will handle one of the most interesting sources of memory for the study of History: technical or reproduced images
4. Will have a transdisciplinary vision of History.