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Netherlands, The Hague

International Arbitration Training Course

The third edition of the International Arbitration Training Course, offered by Leiden Law School in cooperation with the Permanent Court of Arbitration, focuses on the theory and p...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 950
Netherlands, The Hague

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in International Law

This summer school focuses on the emergence of SOGI issues in different areas of international law, such as human rights law, refugee law and international criminal law. Special at...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 950
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Governing Climate Change: Theory and Practice

Climate change may well be the most pressing environmental challenge facing humankind. Yet despite scientific consensus on its main cause – us – politicians and governments still l...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Big Ideas in Computer Science: Understanding the Digitized World

“Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.” – Edgar W. Dijkstra. Interaction with computers has become a big part of our daily life, but t...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Big Data Management and Analysis in UNIX

The growing availability of extremely large datasets requires scientists and analysts to use powerful supercomputers or computer clusters to store, manage, and analyze these data....

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Operations Research: A Mathematical Way to Optimize Your World

Nowadays, everyone is talking about the tremendous opportunities offered by “big data” and all kinds of analytics. To really make the difference, though, you need to be able to tur...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Crime in Numbers: From Correlation to Causation

Randomized controlled trials are the gold standard for causal inference. Using an experimental and a control group, double-blind and with a placebo, the effect of an intervention c...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Cybercrime: The Human Factor

As society has gone digital, so has crime. Not only have new offences appeared, like hacking and attacks designed to take down websites or networks, but IT has begun to play an inc...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

New Venture Creation and Entrepreneurship - Session 3

The creation of new ventures is one of the most important economic issues of our time, throughout the world. This means not only start-ups, but also the development of new activiti...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Succeed as a Strategist

In the world of strategic management, inspiration can come in many forms: classical literature and cutting-edge research, role models, movies, unconventional excursions, even a mar...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Debates About the Nature of Human Cognition

The latest research in cognitive science is revealing that cognitive phenomena such as spatial navigation, action perception and emotional understanding all depend on the human bod...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Impact of an Empire

The Roman Empire was one of the greatest and longest-lasting in world history. Within its huge territory, Rome ruled over an enormous diversity of tribes and groups with vastly dif...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Pre-university Honours Programme - the Urban Toolkit: Exploring the City **Under 18s**

Cities change constantly. If you grew up in a city yourself, it is likely that over the years your neighborhood has gone through some significant transformations. These development...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Discover (the) Dutch: Dutch Language and Culture

Learn to speak and understand the Dutch language and society at a basic level. At the end of this course you will be able to join a basic conversation, using general expressions an...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

New Venture Creation and Entrepreneurship - Session 2

The creation of new ventures is one of the most important economic issues of our time, throughout the world. This course follows a sustainable entrepreneurship approach, dealing wi...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Human Movement Analysis

From elite sport to clinical rehabilitation, we are constantly trying to enhance the physical capabilities of the human body. Today, the main tool in this process is movement analy...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Brain and Mind

How does the human mind work? We all know the brain is responsible, but what are the mechanisms involved? How do our minds become conscious, perceive, remember and make important d...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Organizational Behavior Management

To change behaviour within an organization, we first need to understand it. Only then can we effectively improve leadership, motivation and culture, creating a more productive work...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Laws in Antiquity: Crime and Punishment in the Ancient World

The laws and legal systems governing our lives today have deep historical roots. As early as the third millennium BC, people in Mesopotamia were compiling laws and employing variou...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

The Heart of Capitalism: Amsterdam and the Capitalist World, 1600-Present

Capitalism does have a heart, at least in an economic and geographical sense. From 1600 onwards, for a long time that heart was Amsterdam. Today, Amsterdam still is a major player...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Feeding The Billions: Challenges and Innovations in Food and Water Security

There are 7 billion people to feed today, and this number is expected to increase to 9 billion by 2050. This implies that more food is needed; more food means that more water is re...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Applications of Fluorescence in the Life Sciences

Fluorescence spectroscopy and microscopy have become common techniques in cell biology and biophysics. This is due to the incredibly high sensitivity and selectivity of fluorescenc...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Artificial Intelligence For a Healthy Life

Healthy living is a hot topic in today’s world. Many of us want to be fitter, stronger, healthier… Not least students, despite the challenges posed by their particular situation. I...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Criminal Organizations: An Economic Perspective

Popular TV shows like Narcos, Breaking Bad, Sons of Anarchy and The Sopranos purport to portray the workings of organized crime, and their huge audiences reveal our fascination wit...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Data Analysis in R - Session 2

With the increasing use of alternative software packages like R in data analysis, now is the time to learn their ins and outs. The large number of active programmers creating R pac...

Design, Society and Cultures of Display in Museums

When you visit a museum, do you ever think about how the exhibits are presented to you? How can everything scholars know about a topic, and all the artefacts representing it, be co...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Essential Academic English (B2)

English is the language of higher education, in the Netherlands and elsewhere. If you want to bring your English to the required level for academic studies, Essential Academic Engl...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Hands-On Anthropology and Ethnographic Storytelling

Everyone has a story to tell. For anthropologists, such accounts can reveal as much about the people and societies we study as more conventional research. But the process of collec...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

The Beautiful Mind: Global Perceptions of Mental Health

How young is too young to diagnose a child with bipolar disorder? What is the solution to alcohol addiction in South Korea? What is normal – and does “normal” even exist? To ex...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Wildlife Crime Analysis: Data-Driven Nature Protection

From the cruel slaughter of critically endangered rhinos for their horns to illegal hunting and the destruction of protected habitats, crimes involving wildlife evoke a visceral em...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

The Circular City: Towards a Sustainable Urban Ecosystem

Due to their environmental impact, cities play a crucial role in the transition towards sustainable societies. Despite the fact that they occupy only 3% of the global terrestrial s...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Grant Writing & Proposal Development

Project proposal development and grant writing are skills in high demand for businesses, non-profit organizations, and academic research. The ability to develop effective proposals...

Netherlands, The Hague

Human Rights and Transitional Justice

The content for 2018 will be published soon. The Human Rights and Transitional Justice Summer School focuses on a different theme within the field of human rights and transitional...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 950
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Sexuality, Culture and Society

The study of human sexuality involves understanding its complexity and how it represents changing interactions over time involving the self, the body, culture, and power -- and as...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Migration and Integration: Refugees, Rights & Realities

What are the legal, political & human ramifications of the current refugee crisis? How should states handle the recent mass migration? What are the forces behind this influx? How...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

The Urban Food Experience: Exploring Food & the City

Food and cities are intrinsically connected. Yet it is precisely in cities that we are less and less aware of this, as the production and processing of most of our food now takes p...

Netherlands, The Hague

International Criminal Law: From Theory To Practice

This summer school enables students and professionals from all over the world to engage in discussions on the prospects and challenges of international criminal justice. It combine...

language English
duration 1 week
Netherlands, Leiden and The Hague

Frontiers of Children’s Rights

The 6th edition of the Frontiers of Children’s Rights Summer School takes a close look at contemporary children’s rights issues from a legal perspective, accompanied by reflections...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 950
Netherlands, The Hague

International Humanitarian Law in Theory and Practice

This unique programme, which brings together students and professionals from a wide range of backgrounds, experience and perspectives, aims to give a broad overview of the laws of...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 950
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Urban Studies: Planning & Living in Cities

Housing and urban issues have come to the forefront of social, economic and environmental debates in recent years as metropolitan modes of living have become even more widespread a...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

The Everyday City and Beyond

Connect the dots between the social and spatial dimensions of urban development. This three-week interdisciplinary course unravels the practice, theory, policies and politics of ‘...

Netherlands, Groningen

Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine (CaVaReM)

The Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine Summer school is a one-week interactive school for advanced undergraduate, master and PhD students who want to learn about the complexities...

language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 600
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Global Health

In a globalizing world, health challenges are also transcending national boundaries and becoming more complex. To face up to them, there needs to be a two-way flow of resources, ex...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

International Criminal Justice

War crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide harm people, disrupt societies and endanger global peace and security. In recent decades the international community has expressed...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Decolonizing Europe: History, Memory, Redress (in collaboration with the Center for Slavery & Justice at Brown University)

Take a fresh approach to current debates surrounding notions of citizenship and belonging within postcolonial, post-Cold War Europe. In this course, Amsterdam is approached as an o...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

The Economics of Urbanization

Half the world's population now lives in cities, and in a few decades from now the world urban population will be larger than the entire global population today. This wave of urban...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Neurodegenerative Diseases: Foundation, Tools and Perspectives

From molecules to brain, cells to behaviour, this interactive course provides you with a comprehensive insight into various aspects of neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s,...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Buddhism and Psychology

Since the late nineteenth century, various forms of Buddhism have emerged from modernizing Asia and, with apparent ease, have penetrated new cognitive, spiritual and cultural domai...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Creativity and Innovation (in collaboration with Cardiff University)

Innovation and creativity are the key drivers of success in many industries today. They fuel the uptake of new technologies, the development of products and services and the formul...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Data Analysis in R - Session 1

With the increasing use of alternative software packages like R in data analysis, now is the time to learn their ins and outs. The large number of active programmers creating R pac...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Empirical Legal Studies: An Introduction to Social Science Research Methods

Empirical legal questions are increasingly pressing for society and academics alike. Covering the law in action, victims, governmental accountability, police investigation, reporti...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Hands-on Anthropology: Role of the Ethnographer

Everyone has a story to tell. For anthropologists, such accounts can reveal as much about the people and societies we study as more conventional research. But the process of collec...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Causal Evaluation Methods in Education Research

How do education vouchers affect learning outcomes? What is the impact of financial aid upon higher education enrollments? Does reducing class sizes really improve student performa...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Programming in Python

Programming is a true twenty-first century skill, allowing you to really explore the wonderful – and crucial – world of data and computers. Aimed at beginners and near-beginners, t...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Summer Institute on Addiction

Substance abuse and its accompanying health and social problems are considered major problems around the world with tragic consequences for individuals, families and countries....

Netherlands, Amsterdam

The Sleeping Brain: From Neural Networks to Cognition

Computational modelling has been central to the study of cognition and the brain since the birth of cognitive science, and has made major advances in recent years. In this Summer s...

Netherlands, The Hague

Duke-Leiden Institute in Global and Transnational Law

Organised in cooperation with Duke University School of Law, ranked 1st in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, The Duke-Leiden Institute in Global and Transnation...

language English
duration 4 weeks
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Security Governance & Conflict Resolution

The word ‘security’ is omnipresent in media, politics and daily conversations. But what does it actually mean? What makes one feel secure? And, more importantly, how is security or...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Planning the Cycling City

This graduate level programme unravels urban cycling from a critical and interdisciplinary perspective. We draw on historical and current events and thinking and engage with top Du...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Introduction to Sexuality Studies

Sexuality and gender define what it is to be human: they are at the core of our existence. But how does society define and reinforce these concepts? In this summer school, we wi...

Netherlands, Groningen

Uncertainty, Disagreement, and Conflict

What makes economic and political institutions just, legitimate, or otherwise desirable? What ethical criteria should we use to evaluate the results of public policy? Conversely, g...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 40
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Migration in the margins of Europe

From January 18 until January 31, 2017 the seminars will run daily, at the NIA in Athens. The courses will combine field research in specific neighbourhoods of Athens and in select...

Netherlands, Groningen

Pathways Towards Sustainable Futures

Learn about planning in the Netherlands! This summer course is organised and taught by the University of Groningen (RUG), Groningen, the Netherlands, and delivered in cooperation w...

language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 495
Netherlands, Groningen

Intercultural Competence

In today’s globalized world, interaction between people is intercultural by nature. The ability to collaborate with others from diverse backgrounds is seen as key to employability...

language English
duration 1 week
Netherlands, The Hague

Winter Academy - Doing Business Right: Corporate Social Responsibility in Transnational Law and Practice

This five-day Winter Academy provides a comprehensive overview of the legal mechanisms ensuring that multinational corporations conduct their business activities responsibly. The p...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 895

Courses 2017

Netherlands, Groningen

Multilingualism

This year’s COM2017 is unique in that it will be directly followed by a Winterschool on Multilingualism on 9 and 10 November 2017, essentially creating a 5-day international event...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 75
Netherlands, Rotterdam

Developing Social Housing Projects

One of the characteristics of developing countries is fast growing cities and the lack of affordable and adequate housing. Social housing policies try to address the housing proble...

Netherlands, Groningen

Land Acquisition, Resettlement and Social Sustainability

This winter school (practical training course) promotes understanding about and develops skills in managing the social risks and impacts associated to the development of public and...

language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 900
Netherlands, Wageningen

Green genetics

Are you a student? Is the plant breeding world your field of interest? Do terms like green genetics, horticulture & plant breeding sound familiar? Then we invite you to participate...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
Netherlands, Wageningen

Greenhouse Horticulture

Wageningen University & Research is the “knowledge heart” of the Dutch Greenhouse Horticulture, which is the most advanced and productive in the world. Scientists of Wageningen Uni...

language English
duration 2 weeks
Netherlands, Rotterdam

Work Smart, Win Time: study skills HBO

The contents of this course focus on cognitive skills that make and keep studying challenging and appealing. The contents of this course: In this course the following points wi...

language Dutch
duration 1 week
fee EUR 395
Netherlands, Zwolle

Pictorial Story Summer School

Fancy spending a whole week this summer making your own comic strip, graphic novel or pictorial story? Then register for our Pictorial Story Summer School. This is the ArtEZ Pic...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 550
Netherlands, Zwolle

Corporeal Summer School

Are you interested in the theme ‘Corporeal: the study of the ever-changing relationship between human beings and space’? Do you want to develop your design-based research skills? O...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 225
Netherlands, Zwolle

ArtEZ Summer School Cultural Enterprise

ArtEZ educates artists and designers who are able to find their own way through the creative economy, which calls for thorough preparation for the follow-up steps of graduates and...

language Dutch
duration 1 week
fee EUR 225
Netherlands, Groningen

Innovation in Medicine

After a highly successful debut run in 2015, the Graduate School of Medical Sciences of the University Medical Center Groningen is delighted to be organising the third Industry Per...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 300
Netherlands, The Hague

International Arbitration Training Course

This course focuses on the theory and practice of international arbitration as a distinct field of the law and field of legal practice. The course covers as a consequence internati...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 900
Netherlands, Groningen

The Future of Child and Family Welfare Policy

How far does variation in policies and priorities reflect diversity in the social construction of abuse and neglect between countries? Are variations in policy and practice associa...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 150
Netherlands, Utrecht

Paediatric Sport and Exercise Medicine

Paediatric health professionals now acknowledge the utility of exercise and exercise testing in diagnosis, treatment, and the primary and secondary prevention of chronic childhood...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Addiction

Addiction is an enormous public health problem with major socio-economic consequences. Substance addiction affects more than 100 million people globally and accounts for more than...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Intercultural Competences

This summer the Utrecht University offers you a challenging course on “intercultural competences”. These competences are becoming more and more crucial nowadays. As we all know,...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Multiple Imputation in Practice

No prior programming experience with R is required; the course offers tracks for novices and experts. Most researchers in the social and behavioural sciences have encountered th...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Refreshing Mathematics A

What about y=f(x)? Did you do mathematics at high school, but have your skills in solving mathematical problems faded away during the summer? Do you want to start your bachelor Eco...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Applied Functional Programming in Haskell

We expect students to have a basic familiarity with Haskell already. You should be able to write recursive functions over algebraic data types, such as lists and trees. There is a...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Leadership in Healthcare

Healthcare organizations are difficult to manage. Different logics and value systems are at play. Leadership of both professionals and managers are therefore of great importance wh...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Leadership in Healthcare (Blended Version)

Healthcare organizations are difficult to manage. Different logics and value systems are at play. Leadership of both professionals and managers are therefore of great importance wh...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Big Data in Health Research

In an era of modern health research, it is essential that all stakeholders are aware of the huge amounts of available information referred to as Big Data and the latest trends in t...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Multidisciplinary Game Research

The mulidisciplinary Game Research summer course offers lectures and hands-on experience on a broad spectrum of aspects related to applied and entertainment games. Applied games al...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Introduction to L1 and L2 acquisition

This course starts from the introduction of young children acquiring their native language (L1). Then it explores the acquisition of a second language (L2) after their childhood. M...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Statistics for Experimental Linguists

This crash course is meant as a basic introduction to statistical treatment of experimental data. Attention will be given to description of data, and to basic ideas such as samplin...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Psycholinguistics

This course will explore the notion of 'first-person' in language, psychology, and neuroscience. We will try- to understand what we mean when we say 1, me, mine, what is...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Entrepreneurial Finance and Going Public

The aim of this course is to provide students with insights into the complexities of attracting financing for start-ups and entrepreneurial firms. We follow the life-cycle of a new...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Designing Mixed Reality Spaces for Immersive Learning

In this course you, as (trainee) teacher or educator, learn to design your own immersive learning environments. In small interdisciplinary groups you will be introduced to the pot...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Posthuman Ethics in the Anthropocene

The field of posthuman scholarship is in full expansion. The posthuman turn is triggered by the convergence of anti-humanism on the one hand and anti-anthropocentrism on the other....

Netherlands, Utrecht

Survey Research: Statistical Analysis and Estimation

Changes in technology and society strongly influence modern survey research. This course covers the essentials of modern survey analysis and estimation, and is organized by the Dep...

Netherlands, Maastricht

Introduction to Logical Reasoning (& abstract mathematics)

This course is an intensive introduction to logical reasoning. The explicit goals of the course are to learn how to evaluate arguments and, as a consequence, to learn how to constr...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Netherlands, Maastricht

Introduction to Probability Theory

The course consists of 6 meetings (3 lectures and 3 tutorials). In each of the 3 days of the course, there will be a lecture (morning) and a tutorial meeting (afternoon). In betwee...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 400
Netherlands, Utrecht

Creative Intelligence

How strong is your idea power? Are you eager to become a more inventive professional? Would you love to use both your intellect and your imagination for more impactful innovation?...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 599
Netherlands, Groningen

Antimicrobial Resistance

Over 4 million people acquire a healthcare-associated infection (HAI) each year in the European Union of which approximately 37.000 die as a direct consequence of HAI. Moreover, an...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 175
Netherlands, Eindhoven

Young Brainport Summer School **Ages 15-18**

The Young Brainport Summer School (YBSS) challenges and enriches students (15-18 years of age) who have a keen interest in physics and technological developments through high-level...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 300
Netherlands, Groningen

Global Energy Transition from Local Perspectives: 'Yes In My Backyard'

The Groningen Energy Summer School (GESS) 2017 takes an interdisciplinary approach to the societal and technological dimensions of the energy transition. By combining a broad range...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Netherlands, Utrecht

Mathematics Education

The summer course on Mathematics Education offers a blend of lectures, seminars and workshops on educational research and development in the fields of the early learning of mathema...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Geometry

Geometry is the theory of space. "Space” is a multi-faceted concept: it refers equally well to the phase space of a classical mechanical system, the differential-geometrical space...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Applied Multivariate Analysis

This course offers hands-on experience using SPSS for the most frequently encountered multivariate statistical techniques in the social and behavioural sciences. The emphasis is on...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Introduction to Open Science in Empirical Research

Open science is "the practice of science in such a way that others can collaborate and contribute, where research data, lab notes and other research processes are freely available,...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills

This summer, Utrecht University for Applied Sciences offers you a challenging introduction to conflict resolution and mediation skills. Most studies and professions require a vast...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Physics of the Climate System

We consider Planet Earth as a rotating sphere, which is covered by oceans and the atmosphere. Earth constantly receives energy through solar radiation. However, the energy is not e...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Cardiovascular Research

The cardiovascular system takes a central role in life by connecting all our organs. This allows for maintenance of a healthy environment for all the cells that make up the tissues...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Survey Research: Design, Implementation and Data Processing

This course covers the essentials of modern survey methodology and analysis and is organized by the Department of Methodology and Statistics in collaboration with Statistics Nether...

Netherlands, Utrecht

A Common Witness of Catholics and Protestants – The Challenge of 500 Years of Reformation

Can Catholics and Protestants find a common voice? In a secular society, conflict among churches is a poor witness to the good news of reconciliation that they proclaim. Therefore,...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Game Design and Development

The Game Design and Development summer school offers interactive hands-on game design workshops, theoretical game design analysis classes, and programming sessions. Since games are...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Evolution of Language

Human language is complex and results from interacting simpler systems, which each may have had a long evolutionary history of its own. Nevertheless, the way these modules are inte...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Introduction to Generative Syntax

In this course, students will be introduced to the basics of the theoretical framework evolved from and based on Chomsky (1981). One of Chomsky’s main innovations was to give lingu...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Bilingualism

Ask someone their opinion on bilingualism and you're likely to hear statements such as: learning two languages from birth confuses children and impairs their cognitive develop...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Theoretical Physics

The Institute for Theoretical Physics in Utrecht ranks among the leading institutions in the world in the field of theoretical physics. The Utrecht Summer School in Theoretical Phy...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Infection meets Immunity

Utrecht University has a strong history in research on Infection and Immunity; it is home to worldwide expert research teams in this area. During this course you will meet the expe...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch Language Level 1 (A1-) mid August

Dutch is a Germanic language that is spoken by approximately 23 million people world-wide. Most of these live in the Netherlands and in Belgium, but Dutch is also spoken in Surinam...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch Language Level 2 (A1+) mid August

Dutch is a Germanic language that is spoken by approximately 23 million people world-wide. Most of these live in the Netherlands and in Belgium, but Dutch is also spoken in Surinam...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch Language Level 3 (A2) mid August

Dutch is a Germanic language that is spoken by approximately 23 million people world-wide. Most of these live in the Netherlands and in Belgium, but Dutch is also spoken in Surinam...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Statistical Programming with R

R is rapidly becoming the standard platform for data analysis and has a number of advantages over other statistical software packages. A wide community of users contribute to R, en...

Netherlands, Utrecht

English for Academic Purposes (B2+) mid August

By the end of the course, you will know exactly what your strengths and weaknesses are and how to overcome these. Your own texts will be used as a basis for the writing assignments...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Cambridge English Level 2 (B1) mid August

The course focuses on: - expanding your vocabulary; - increasing general conversational skills; - developing reading skills; - acquiring learning strategies; - improving pronu...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Cambridge English Level 4 (B2) mid August

The course focuses on: - expanding your vocabulary; - increasing general conversational skills; - developing reading skills; - acquiring learning strategies; - improving pronu...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Cambridge English Level 6 (C1) mid August

The course focuses on: - expanding your vocabulary; - increasing general conversational skills; - developing reading skills; - acquiring effective learning strategies; - impro...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Cambridge English Level 8 (C2)

The course focuses on: - expanding your vocabulary; - increasing high-level conversational skills; - developing reading skills - increasing awareness of cultural issues; - imp...

Netherlands, Nijmegen

Biofilms: From Molecular Anatomy to Supramolecular Systems

In this course you will follow the development of several medically and environmentally important biofilms on a molecular level. In doing so, you will identify molecular processes...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Brexit: The Legal Process and its Implications for the UK and the EU

The decision of the UK electorate, by a narrow majority, to vote to leave the EU has had great and as yet unresolved political consequences. It may well also have major economic co...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Buying Happiness: Introduction to Consumer Behaviour and Media Psychology

‘Buying happiness’ combines basic consumer with an introduction to media psychology. With the debate regarding the nature of happiness and how “having” impacts on our sense of bein...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Zebrafish as Models in Biomedical Research: Focus on Gene, Brain and Behaviour

Zebrafish are increasingly used as animal models in neuro-behavioural and neuro-endocrine research for reasons of low costs, ease of maintenance and their well-defined genome. Zebr...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 550
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Climate Change Mitigation: Options and Policies

Climate change mitigation is firmly on the international policy agenda since the global community concluded a new agreement in December 2015 in Paris. The big question, however, is...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 400
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Comparative and International Dispute Resolution

In this course you will explore aspects of dispute resolution (DR) in a global age. The course begins by defining and considering the value propositions underlying negotiation, med...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Conducting Fieldwork in (Post-)Conflict Environments

Conducting fieldwork in (post-)conflict settings is challenging. This course aims to prepare you for the fieldwork process by addressing practical, methodological and ethical issue...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 595
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Designing and Developing Responsible Organisations

The financial crisis showed that only focusing on economic profit is problematic: We need sustainable solutions that also address 'people' and 'planet'. How can organisations contr...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 450
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Dutch Culture & Language

Are you going to study or work in the Netherlands and would you like to know more about Dutch culture? Curious about how the country is organised, who runs the Netherlands, who is...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 500
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Dynamic Business Models

External shocks, competitors' actions and inefficient processes pose major threats to companies. In this course, you'll learn to have a comprehensive look at these issues, overcomi...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Gender & Diversity: Core Concepts of Society and Science

Social categories such as gender, ethnicity, sexuality and age are at the core of our identity and underlie one of the most important divisions in society along which inequalities...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 500
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Inter-Organizational Networks: Managing Success in an Interconnected World

In today’s economy no organization is an island. Many resources that are critical for the performance of organizations are controlled by others. As a result, organizations are conn...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 550
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience: From Molecule to Behaviour

Cognitive Neuroscience is at the heart of life sciences as illustrated by the 2015 Medicine Nobel prize for the discovery of the brain's 'GPS system'. In this Summer School course,...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 450
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Leadership and Identity: The Integration of Spirituality in Healthcare, Welfare and Education

New awareness is growing about the importance of meaning, spirituality and ethics in organizations. After a period of strengthening rationalization, through business rules and qual...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 400
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Literacy and the Socio-economic Development of Sub-Saharan Africa: Theory and Practice

This course gives you an overview of theories and practices regarding the role of literacy for the socio­economic development of Sub-Saharan Africa. It explains the dynamics of cha...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 450
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Math and Matlab for Neuroscientists

Do you want to learn more about neuroscience data analysis but are missing a formal background in mathematics or programming? Then this course is for you! In one intensive week you...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 500
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Migrants, Refugees and Religion: Global and Comparative Perspectives

This course explores the multifaceted experience of migrants and refugees, particularly in relation to culture and religion. It will take an interdisciplinary and global approach e...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Molecules, Mice and Math: A Statistical Toolbox for the Lab

Why do I always repeat my experiments three times? Can I reuse the data of my animal pilot experiment? Why is my experiment not significant, although I clearly see an effect? H...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 890
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Mysticism & Modern Critique

The course focuses on the inherently critical dimension of Western mystical tradition. By closely­ reading some key mystical texts (Pseudo-Dionysius, Teresa of Avila, Fenelon),the...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 450
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Private International Law within the European Union

The course consists of an introduction to general principles of private international law with particular emphasis on the unification of the conflict of law rules as part of the in...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Qualitative Methods

Qualitative methods are increasingly used in social sciences and humanities. This course is a perfect preparation for conducting qualitative research in your bachelor or master the...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 550
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Stress & Cognition: From Basic Mechanisms to Psychopathology

Stress has a major impact on cognitive functions, such as perception, learning and memory, and decision-making. The aim of this summer school course is to gather together junior sc...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 475
Netherlands, Nijmegen

22 years of South African Democracy: A Review of HIV, Gender & Sexuality

22 years into democracy: how far have we come regarding HIV & Aids, gender and sexuality in post-apartheid South Africa?  This interactive course aims to develop a global understan...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Utrecht

Introduction to Intercultural Communication

This course gives an introduction on basic theories regarding intercultural communication. These theories will be linked to different contexts, ranging from education and business,...

Netherlands, Maastricht

Business Intelligence

This course aims at getting hands-on experience in diverse managerial decision processes using available data. We will learn tools to discover patterns and relationships in data:...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Netherlands, Maastricht

Modern Monetary Theory and European Macroeconomics

The course introduces students to modern monetary theory. The balance sheets and transactions that are relevant for understanding modern money are examined, with a focus on the Eur...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 400
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Nature in a Crowded Country: Biodiversity and Ecology in Semi-Natural Landscapes

At the end of four large European rivers (Ems, Meuse, Rhine and Scheldt, The Netherlands is positioned in one of the largest river delta’s in Europe and combines the flora and land...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Film Summer School (Age: 15-21)

Do you want to spend this summer in a creative way and do you want to discover Amsterdam and learn everything about film? Amsterdam Summer School is the place to be. We have an...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 399
Netherlands, Twente

Design the Future

Do you enjoy designing things and thinking creatively? Are you keen to shape the future through design? In the Design the Future track, students will be informed about and work wit...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 555
Netherlands, Twente

Earth Observation & GIS for Engineering and Security

The course will cover the fundamental aspects of land spatial modelling and combine aspects of Geographic information systems and remote observation simultaneously, with the suppor...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 555
Netherlands, Twente

EntrepreneurialU

In a global economy, people are increasingly being expected to take responsibility for and ownership of their own lives. Our modern society needs individuals who are able to recogn...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 555
Netherlands, Twente

Serious Gaming

Serious gaming is an exciting new development in the business environment, thrust into the public eye by rapid progress in the world of IT. Game design involves applying knowledge...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 555
Netherlands, Twente

Smart Cities

Smart Cities is a rapidly growing concept in both research and policy practice. It is viewed as a solution for cities to better cope with key societal challenges like energy transi...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 555
Netherlands, Twente

The Future of Health Technology

Technology is intended to improve the quality of healthcare delivered through earlier diagnosis, less invasive treatment options and reductions in hospital stays and rehabilitation...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 555
Netherlands, Twente

Water

Access to clean water is evidently crucial. With growing population, climate change, and emerging new contaminants, water challenges are omnipresent. It is of prime importance to u...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 555
Netherlands, Enschede

Fossil free cities

Our world moves toward non-fossil, clean energy. The summer course is about initiatives aiming to substitute fossil fuels for renewable energy. We learn about possibilities fr...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 555
Netherlands, Utrecht

Donkey Medicine

A short overview of included topics: - donkey behavior - anatomy and physiology - diagnostics, including clinical signs and blood parameters - internal medicine, including met...

Netherlands, Enschede

Governance and Ethics of Technology

Technological innovation is a genuinely social process: people matter. New technologies are made and used by people. Conversely, technologies are shaping people, society, economy,...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 555
Netherlands, Enschede

Finance bootcamp for Smart Businesses

The world has been experiencing a gulf of new ventures in all fields using creative technology. Think of Tesla, Google, Uber, Alibaba, 5G. Drones have started delivering e-commerce...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 555
Netherlands, Enschede

English for Academic Purposes

The use of English is becoming increasingly widespread in the academic world, so it is essential to understand academic English well. This course will help you achieve exactly that...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 1.5 ECTS
fee EUR 555
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Responsible Research and Innovation Boot Camp

Any researcher will recognize this fear: your thesis, perfectly written and data-rich, lying in some desk drawer waiting to be forgotten. Sound familiar? Science has become a self-...

Netherlands, Eindhoven

Design and Manufacturing of Orthopaedic and Assistive Devices

The main goal of Design and Manufacturing of Orthopaedic and Assistive Devices is to provide you with state of the art knowledge and ways of thinking in the orthopedic and assistiv...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 725
Netherlands, Eindhoven

Experience It: Coaching for Success

The main goal of Experience It: Coaching for Success is to provide you with a rich experience in coaching and success. It is about your personal development, your talents, setting...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 725
Netherlands, Eindhoven

Self-management of Health

The main goal of Self-Management of Health is to provide you with an intensive and interactive learning program. The program focuses on health behaviour, including how to support p...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 725
Netherlands, Utrecht

The Flying Dutchman

This course offers the opportunity to study Dutch literature (1300-2016) in a global perspective. Point of departure are best-sellers that have received international acclaim, for...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Open science and Scholarship: Changing Your Research Workflow

Increasingly, funders, publishers and institutions require researchers to work in an Open Science manner. This course offers an introduction in Open Science for researchers of all...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Curriculum Design

We will help you to design a modern interactive module incorporating the latest approaches to teaching modern foreign languages and on-line learning. In addition, you will learn to...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Going Global: Management Game Strategic Marketing

Competitive marketing strategy programme; promising hard work and real-time experiences. Plan, implement and evaluate an international brand marketing strategy within a realistic s...

Netherlands, Nijmegen

Addictive Behaviours, from the Bar to the Brain

Addiction is among the most prevalent psychiatric conditions worldwide, with a huge impact on the individual and the society as a whole. It is often complicated by physical and psy...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Being in an Online World - Towards a New Digital Psychology

Do new technologies change the way we think, feel and act? This course takes a look at recent research on the social and cognitive psychology behind our interactions with the onlin...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Chinese Studies: Chinese Language, Culture, and Intercultural Communication

This course is designed for the students and professionals to gain essential insights into the language and culture of China as a preparation for a China-related career. The cou...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 550
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Citizenship and Migration: Europe’s 21st Century Challenges

This course is designed to offer you new perspectives and insights into the interconnected fields of citizenship and migration in the European Union. It will allow you to explore t...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 400
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Decision Analysis: Theory and Practice

How do we make decisions individually and collectively? Are we good at decision making? Are there methods to improve decision making? By following this course, you will learn the...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Discover the Netherlands: Field Trips to Amsterdam, Utrecht and Nijmegen

Would you like to discover the Netherlands from an insider’s perspective? In this course you will explore and experience the Dutch culture, history and people. Local students from...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 425
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Equity, Leadership & Transformation in the Global Classroom

This course aims to develop leadership and thought skills on the importance and challenges of transformation issues through a social justice approach to equity, discrimination and...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Excellence Beyond Borders: Gifted Education in Europe

International experts will challenge you to look beyond the accepted views on giftedness. Models and theories of giftedness will be discussed, with special attention for the identi...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Excitons in Nanostructures

In this intensive summer course you will learn more about the exciton theory in quantum wells, quantum wires, quantum dots and super lattices, exciton-photon interaction in various...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Governing the Climate? Science, History and Politics of the UNFCCC

This course examines how the issue of climate change emerged as a scientific problem and led to the creation of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC),...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

How to Become an Excellent Lecturer?

What is teaching and learning in higher education like? Which valuable perspectives on effective teaching are there and what techniques are being used? In this course you'll learn...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 490
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Improving Quality of Preclinical Animal Studies Using the Systematic Review Methodology

Animal experiments are only ethically justified if they are designed, conducted and analysed in such a way that they produce the most relevant and reliable information. If these co...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Law in the Everyday Lives of Transnational Families: Socio-Legal Perspectives

This course offers a comprehensive examination of the relationship between “transnational families" (separated by migration or (re)united geographically while maintaining personal...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 550
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Peer Relations and Interactions in Childhood and Adolescence

Peers are powerful socialisation agents, contributing well beyond the collective influences of family and school. This highly interactive course focuses on the role of peer relatio...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 500
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Planning for Sustainable Accessibility and Smart Mobility

The course will provide conceptual understanding of the fundamental themes of accessibility and mobility and will highlight the challenges and strategies of smart and sustainable m...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 550
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Positive Psychology: The Science behind Flourishing Individuals and Organizations

Positive Psychology is the scientific study of human flourishing. This highly interactive and experiential course introduces you to the leading theories on wellbeing, resilience an...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 575
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Psychology of Fashion and Beauty

How do we explain ‘beauty’ and how people react to it? How can we explain fashion and the changes that taste, trends and fashions undergo? Psychologists have engaged with all these...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Quantum in the Summer

One of today’s most fascinating fields of research and innovation involves applying quantum phenomena to new technology. The belief is that these technologies promise to revolution...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Social Media Theory and Data in Journalism and Political Communication

This course will introduce you to what typical social media data (e.g., Twitter, Facebook, YouTube) tells us about politicians’, journalists’ and citizens’ engagement in society. Y...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 490
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Social Movements and Politics in 21st Century Latin America

This course will introduce you to modern Latin American politics, focusing on the rise of left-wing governments and their relationships with social movements. Through lively lectur...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

The Ins and Outs of Kidneys: From Physiomics to Transplantation

This intensive one-week course is directed at inter/national (graduate) students (master & PhD level) who wish to develop their knowledge and skills on state-of-the-art development...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 500
Netherlands, Nijmegen

Things to Remember: Materiality, Memory and Identity

Objects are vital to remembering the past. We write to do lists, take photographs and buy souvenirs, cherish things we inherited from our grandparents and build memorials to remind...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 400
Netherlands, Nijmegen

The Roma and Sinti and the Holocaust: Remembering the Past, Shaping the Future

During the course the participants will learn about the mechanisms of exclusion and persecution of minorities through the case study of the fate of Roma people during WW2 . The emp...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 525
Netherlands, Nijmegen

The Physics and Engineering of Life

How does physics affect the ways in which nature can - and has - engineered life forms? The course focuses on understanding physiological structure, biological propulsion, vision,...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 950
Netherlands, Maastricht

Media Representations Analysis 2: Images, Social Semiotics and Multimodality

Millions of daily posts by social media users, disinformation efforts by governments and the increased visualization in the traditional written press underline the continued import...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Netherlands, Maastricht

Journalism and effective writing

Are you looking to become a good writer and improve your interview skills? Or are you dreaming of a career in journalism? This summer school course will give you a good introductio...

language Dutch
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Netherlands, Maastricht

Trust and Economic Performance – An Economics and Management of Trust Approach

Since the late 1970s trust problems increasingly attract the attention of scholars and practitioners in economics and management science. Theoretical developments in these discipli...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Netherlands, Eindhoven

Wellbeing - Independent Living and Long-term Care

Slowing down the growth of healthcare costs and maintaining the quality of life is the focus of the summer school. Digital technologies are leveraged both for achieving healthier l...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 750
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Heritage at War: Cultural Objects in Times of Conflict

Cultural artefacts and antiquities have become part of the arsenal of modern warfare. And its victims. Their deliberate destruction, looting and trafficking has been part and parce...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

The Edge of an Empire: Exploring the Archaeology of the Roman Frontier

With Julius Caesar’s conquest of Gaul in the first century BC, the Netherlands became part of Rome’s northern frontier zone on the European continent. It remained so until well int...

Netherlands, Amsterdam

The Gentle Art of Helping: Practical Lessons for Young Professionals

Many recent graduates face the same problem as they enter the professional arena for the first time. They have learned to solve problems from an academic perspective, not in a mann...

Netherlands, Den Helder

Maintenance and Engineering

Are you a technical Master student or young professional (within 10 years after graduation), with a special interest in Maintenance Management & Engineering, then apply to our WCM...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 150
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Model-based Neuroscience

Tthe fourth Model-Based Neuroscience Summer School will be hosted at the University of Amsterdam. The summer school will provide students with hands-on experience in both cognit...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 400
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Fashion Styling

This one week summer course Fashion Styling will give you an insight into what it is like to be a fashion stylist. On this summer course you will learn then tricks of the trade of...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 549
Netherlands, The Hague and Amsterdam

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in International Law

This summer school offers a unique opportunity to learn from established academics from Leiden University, as well as from world-renowned practitioners who have been involved in te...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 900
Netherlands, Utrecht

From Van Gogh to Picasso: Modern European and Dutch Art

In the 19th and 20th century there was a crisis in art. Being able to paint a convincing image of a mythical goddess leaning against a broken column was no longer a guarantee for s...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch Culture: Society and Current Issues

To offer you a clear cut programme, this course will be devoted to two specific themes: Theme 1: Society During the course lecturers will discuss the most characteristic institut...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Project Management, From Theory to Practice

Many changes in today’s competitive environment are managed as projects; unique efforts that require dealing with budgeting, deadlines, working with multi-disciplinary teams, perso...

Netherlands, Utrecht

The 20th Century: Europe in Three Wars

This course will introduce you to a variety of questions relating to the First and Second World Wars: Why did these wars occur and what caused them to happen? What were the consequ...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Business Process Management and IT

In this course both theoretical background and hands-on experience with business process management (BPM) is provided. Historical principles of business/IT-alignment and business p...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Art in Germany from the Middle Ages to the 20th Century

A special focus will be given to the "Art of the two Germanys" between 1945 and 1989. We shall explore Germany’s vibrant art history by focusing in depth on works by artists like M...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Wildlife Population Health for Residents

Participants revise detecting health changes in wildlife specimens and populations, through the information provided by mechanisms of disease, or modifications observed in disease...

Netherlands, Utrecht

The Making of Europe: The Long 20th Century

Many deeply impacting developments occurred over the course of the 20th century. During this course you will survey and analyse the political, socio-economic and cultural developme...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch Language Level 1 (A1-) early August

Dutch is a Germanic language that is spoken by approximately 23 million people world-wide. Most of these live in the Netherlands and in Belgium, but Dutch is also spoken in Surinam...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch Language Level 2 (A1+) early August

Dutch is a Germanic language that is spoken by approximately 23 million people world-wide. Most of these live in the Netherlands and in Belgium, but Dutch is also spoken in Surinam...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch Language Level 3 (A2) early August

Dutch is a Germanic language that is spoken by approximately 23 million people world-wide. Most of these live in the Netherlands and in Belgium, but Dutch is also spoken in Surinam...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch Language Level 4 (B1) August

Dutch is a Germanic language that is spoken by approximately 23 million people world-wide. Most of these live in the Netherlands and in Belgium, but Dutch is also spoken in Surinam...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch Language Level 5 (B2) August

The following themes will be covered: holidays, spare time, transportation, nature and landscape, eating and drinking, environment, safety and health, economics and work, and scien...

Netherlands, Utrecht

TOEFL Exam Preparation course (B2+)

The TOEFL exam training focuses on: - speaking (keeping up a conversation, language of discussion, vocabulary); - listening (comprehension, supporting ideas, important details);...

Netherlands, Utrecht

English for Academic Purposes (B2+) early August

By the end of the course, you will know exactly what your strengths and weaknesses are and how to overcome these. Your own texts will be used as a basis for the writing assignments...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Cambridge English Level 1 (A2+) early August

The course focuses on: - expanding your vocabulary; - increasing general conversational skills; - developing reading skills; - and acquiring learning strategies; - improving p...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Cambridge English Level 3 (B1+) early August

The course focuses on: - expanding your vocabulary; - increasing general conversational skills; - developing reading skills; - acquiring learning strategies; - improving pronu...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Cambridge English Level 5 (B2+) early August

The course focuses on: - expanding your vocabulary; - increasing general conversational skills; - developing reading skills; - acquiring learning skills; - improving pronunci...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Cambridge English Level 7 (C1+)

The course focuses on: - expanding vocabulary; - increasing high-level conversational skills; - developing reading skills; - and acquiring learning strategies; - improving pro...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Cambridge English Advanced (C1) August

The course focuses on: - expanding your vocabulary; - increasing high-level conversational skills; - developing reading skills; - increasing awareness of cultural issues; - im...

Netherlands, Maastricht

Media Representations Analysis 1: Texts, Critical Discourse Analysis and News Framing

The role of media before the American presidential elections, the ‘terrorist or freedom fighter’ debates and the question whether European media should speak of immigrants, refugee...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Netherlands, Maastricht

Global Justice

Approximately 50.000 deaths per day are due to poverty-related causes. In contrast to the large segment of humankind that is living in extreme poverty, there is a large segment liv...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Netherlands, Maastricht

Power, Media & Democracy

This course explores the relations between power, media and democracy. Students will learn to reconstruct different theories that are helpful to understand the relations between po...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Netherlands, Maastricht

English language skills for the international classroom

This course focuses on academic communication and presentation skills. Students will learn and practice the components and organizational skills which result in successful academic...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Netherlands, Maastricht

Advanced English: time to activate your skills

This advanced course is ideal for people who have acquired a good standard of English but want to reach a higher level of fluency and accuracy. Effective Communication centres on r...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Netherlands, Amsterdam

Syriac Christianity: Past and Present

Recent political developments in Syria have thrust this particular branch of Christianity into the spotlight. This unique course offers students a comprehensive introduction to key...

Netherlands, Tilburg

Dutch, Intensive Summer Course

In this course, you will learn the basics of Dutch language. You will develop speaking, writing, listening and reading skills with respect to topics relevant to international stude...

language Dutch
duration 3 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 675
Netherlands, Groningen

Stata Tips and Tricks for the Management and Business Researcher

Larger teams of researchers, and more complex datasets that are used for multiple projects imply the need for better documentation and better organization of data and analyses. We...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 745
Netherlands, Utrecht

Understanding and Managing Mergers and Acquisitions

This course deals with the economic, legal and financial aspects of Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A). The lectures will be given by reputable professors, as well as private equity fund...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Migrating Religions

When people move, their gods move with them. In this course you will discover how the transition of religious groups from one location to another changed history. By investigat...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Strategic Entrepreneurship

In this course we will investigate the intersection between ‘traditional’ strategic management and entrepreneurship. Strategic management is usually long time oriented and seeks to...

Netherlands, Utrecht

New Financing Models in a Changing World

The course consists of two parts, of which the 2nd part will take you to the International Banking Institute in St. Petersburg (Russia). Since the credit crisis in 2008, banks are...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Bees and Flowering Plants

Bees and flowering plants The relation between bees and flowering plants is the general focus. At advanced level we will study bee biology (biodiversity, ecology, and behaviour)...

Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch Language, Literature and History for Interpreters (C1)

This intensive one-week course is especially designed for interpreters and translators. The course focuses on Dutch literature and cultural history. The goal of the course is upgra...

Netherlands, Maastricht

Country Risk Analysis 2: Macro-Economic Risk Indicators, Causal Chain Tool and Recession Scenarios for China

The economic recession in Brazil, the unusual budget deficit of Saudi Arabia and the uncertain growth prospects of China underline the continued importance of country risk analysis...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Netherlands, Maastricht

Leadership and Management in a Global World

The course is about leadership, strategy and change in a global business context. It confronts students with strategic business issues of today with the aim to develop business kno...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Netherlands, Maastricht

Economics of European Integration - challenges, policies & practices in the European business environment

The European Union started in 1951 as an attempt to prevent a new World- war in Europe. No other region has displayed similar willingness to give up important parts of national sov...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Netherlands, Maastricht

Financial Market Reform in the European Union

The course will focus on the principles and fundamentals underlying the organizational structure and policy reforms being implemented within the European Union as a result of the f...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Netherlands, Maastricht

Creating health literate societies: bridging the gap of inequality

Health literacy is an important asset for managing health in the 21st century. Health literacy entails the knowledge, motivation, and competency to access, understand, appraise and...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Netherlands, Maastricht

Europe since the Renaissance - The Making of a Continent and its Identity

stages reflecting the trajectory of modern European history and the growth of European identity from the Italian Renaissance to the integration of the continent in present times....

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Netherlands, Maastricht

Comparative Analysis of Global News Coverage

Most of what we learn about global news events comes to us from the mass media, an industry often described as being grounded in objectivity. But even the concept of objectivity is...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Netherlands, Maastricht

European Welfare State - current challenges and perspectives

This course deals with the social policy characteristics of the European welfare state. The recent economic crisis and developments in the EU have led to a rise in poverty and unem...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Netherlands, Maastricht

Law and Politics - current topics in the European Union

This course is targeted at students particularly interested in exploring the history and development of European integration. In an ever globalising world increasing interaction be...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 6 ECTS