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European Encounters: Diversity and Integration from West to East - Track

This track is a joint programme on European integration by the Utrecht University’s Summer School and the International Summer University of the University of Tartu. The aim of the course is to ...

06 July 2020 - 31 July 2020
8 ECTS
€ 1250
Bachelor level

European Encounters: The Baltics in the European Union - Track

The Baltic States share an intricate history of repression and liberation and are now thriving culturally and economically. Learn about the history and identity of these countries and their connection...

06 July 2020 - 14 August 2020
12 ECTS
€ 1950
Bachelor level

Doing Business in Europe (extended) - Track

This track offers three different yet complementing approaches to the world of business from a European perspective. First, you will be introduced to the European Union and its historical, s...

06 July 2020 - 14 August 2020
12 ECTS
€ 2500
Bachelor level

Pop & Jazz in Society - Track

In this track we study the social implications of popular music and jazz. We question whether popular music can subvert stereotypical representations of gender, sexuality, and ethnicity; and how impro...

03 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
8 ECTS
€ 1740
Bachelor level

Global Transformations and Experimentation - Track

How can systemic drivers of global challenges be identified? What are transformations and how do they come about? How can different forms of experimentation - across multiple disciplines - and adaptiv...

06 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
3 ECTS
€ 1300
Advanced Master level

Introduction to Complex Systems

Our world has an abundance of so-called complex systems. These are typically large collections of connected elements that influence each other. Examples are the brain; society; traffic; the financial ...

24 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
1.5 ECTS
€200.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Prep Course Master's Farm Animal and Veterinary Public Health

Do you want to become a veterinary expert in the livestock sector? Are you interested in advancing animal health and animal welfare in relation to public health and the environment? Then sign up ...

06 July 2020 - 31 July 2020
6.0 ECTS
€1500.00
Bachelor level

Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills

This course offers you a challenging introduction to conflict resolution and mediation skills. The main focus of the course is to make you familiar with the backgrounds of human conflict beh...

10 August 2020 - 20 August 2020
3.0 ECTS
€950.00
Bachelor level

From Print to Paint: Histories and Methods of Artistic Production

How do artists master their art? Does painting in oil result in different working procedures and visual effects compared to other media? Which material and technical properties determine the creative ...

13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
3.0 ECTS
€650.00
Advanced Bachelor level

3D Printing and Biofabrication

Additive manufacturing (3D printing) uses a layer-by-layer principle for manufacturing. This one-week course will provide insight in the opportunities of additive manufacturing technologies and 3D (bi...

13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€1000.00
Advanced Master level

From Print to Paint: Histories and Methods of Artistic Production – Extended Version

How do artists master their art? Does painting in oil result in different working procedures and visual effects compared to other media? Which material and technical properties determine the creative ...

13 July 2020 - 24 July 2020
5.0 ECTS
€1150.00
Advanced Bachelor level

CLIL/EMI Train-the-Trainer

Experienced CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Learning) or EMI (English Medium Instruction) teachers learn to become fully-fledged CLIL trainers. This practical, hands-on course encourages teacher...

13 July 2020 - 24 July 2020
2.0 ECTS
€1600.00
Master level

Law and Sustainability

Students will learn how issues of sustainability are dealt with in the legal order at the international, national and at the European Union level. The summer school will address how the law can b...

24 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
1.5 ECTS
€600.00
Bachelor level

Survey Research: Design, Implementation and Data Processing

Changes in technology and society strongly influence modern survey research. This course covers the essentials of modern survey methodology and analysis and is organized by the Department of Methodolo...

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
1.5 ECTS
€700.00
Advanced Master level

Migration, Integration and Ethnic Relations

Migration has made European countries ethnically and culturally more diverse. While migrants try to find their way in a new and sometimes hostile environment, host populations also have to adapt to mi...

13 July 2020 - 24 July 2020
3.0 ECTS
€850.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Decision Management and Business Rules Management

This course will provide fundamental knowledge about Decision Management and Business Rules Management. Organizations execute numerous decisions each day, based on an increasing amount of data. Techno...

10 August 2020 - 14 August 2020
2.0 ECTS
€450.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Future Deltas

River flooding, coastal dynamics, land subsidence, salt water intrusion, livelihoods, governance and environmental law are all important topics for the sustainable management of coastal river deltas w...

06 July 2020 - 10 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
Regular fee: €800.00
Student fee: €450.00
Advanced Master level

Mental Health and Rehabilitation Management

The global burden of Mental Health is large and continuously growing. Many persistent somatic health problems are affected/accompanied by persisting psychological conditions such as depression, stress...

06 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
5.0 ECTS
Regular fee: €950.00
Student fee: €650.00
Bachelor level

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, to migration and me...

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
2.0 ECTS
€400.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Research Methods in Intercultural Communication

In this course, students will be introduced to the basics of conducting research in the field of Intercultural Communication. Common pitfalls of intercultural and multilingual research and possible pr...

24 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
2.0 ECTS
€400.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Futuring for Sustainability

What we do in the present is profoundly influenced by our expectations of our futures. Join us for an interactive course to understand how techniques of futuring contribute to realizing societal trans...

13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€750.00
Advanced Master level

Exploring Culture through Data: Digital methods & Data practices

The accelerating datafication of society constitutes challenges and opportunities for humanities research. Participants of this course get acquainted with some of the (methodological) fundamentals of ...

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
2.0 ECTS
Regular fee: €1000.00
Student fee: €500.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Land Governance for Development

Welcome to the LANDac Annual International Summer School. Large-scale acquisition of land in the Global South has received a great deal of interest in the last few years. Especially followin...

06 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
3.0 ECTS
€560.00
Master level

Process Mining Research

Process mining is a rapidly growing field of research. This is testified by an established research community, numerous publications and thousands of organizations applying process mining. B...

10 August 2020 - 14 August 2020
2.0 ECTS
€795.00
PhD level

Business Process Management and IT

This course will provide both theoretical background and hands-on experience with business process management (BPM), improvement and innovation. On the one hand it is important for organizations to ha...

27 July 2020 - 07 August 2020
3.0 ECTS
€850.00
Advanced Bachelor level

FinTech

Financial technology, often shortened to FinTech, is an umbrella term for innovative technology in the financial sector. This summer course focuses on two disruptive technologies: blockchain and machi...

03 August 2020 - 07 August 2020
2.0 ECTS
€600.00
Bachelor level

Smart Sustainable Cities

What does the city of the future look like? Since the beginning of the 21st Century the majority of the world population lives in an urban area. The summer school Smart Sustainable Cities discuss...

24 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
1.0 ECTS
€770.00
Bachelor level

Islamic Banking and Finance: Principles and Practical Solutions

In this course the key issues of Islamic Banking and Finance will be discussed. What are the rules that need to be respected? Based on these rules, financial contracts and assets have been developed, ...

13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
2.0 ECTS
€495.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Neural Circuit Development and Plasticity

Our summer course is aimed at advanced master students and starting PhD students with the goal to teach them on recent advances in neural circuit development and plasticity from an interdisciplinary p...

06 July 2020 - 10 July 2020
2.0 ECTS
€375.00
Advanced Master level

Global Trends in Demographics and Migration

Global trends in Demographics and Migration is a two-week summer course that examines developments in global and regional changes in the population composition (declining birth rates and ageing) ...

03 August 2020 - 14 August 2020
4.0 ECTS
€780.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Visual Music: History, Repertoire and Methods

Visual music is one of the most exciting current developments in the digital arts. From the live audiovisual performances by HKU alumni Tarik Barri for Thom Yorke, to the sublime installation art of R...

24 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
0.0 ECTS
€695.00
Advanced Bachelor level

A Crash Course in Urban Sound Design

Urban Sound Design is an emerging sub-discipline within urban planning and design. Discussions about sound in our environment tend to focus on the problematic attributes, such as the noise of traffic ...

17 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
0.0 ECTS
€850.00
Bachelor level

Big Data in Health Research

This summer course is a joint activity from University Medical Center Utrecht (UMCU) and University College London (UCL). During this summer course, participants will learn the key character...

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
1.5 ECTS
€830.00
Master level

Digital Leadership: A Crucial Role in Digital Transformations

As organisations are challenged by the increasing pace of new technology, strong digital leadership is needed. Digital transformation is the increasing adoption of digital tools and technologies by an...

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
2.0 ECTS
€550.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Technology in Science Education

In this summer school, you will learn how to apply technology in the design of teaching in secondary and higher science education and how to study its effects, by closely observing student learning. S...

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
2.0 ECTS
€595.00
Advanced Master level

Advanced Communication Skills: Between Persuasion and Empathy

Effective communication is key for high performing professionals. But many students do not learn advanced communication skills during their studies. Two experienced professionals teach you the most va...

20 July 2020 - 30 July 2020
4.0 ECTS
€1100.00
Advanced Bachelor level

The Future of Diplomacy & Activism: Dealing with Collective Action Problems

As a professional and an individual you will encounter problems you can't solve on your own but only solve through collective action. Think of problems such as worldproblems like climatechang...

13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
2.0 ECTS
€475.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Healthy Aging

This two week course will inform you - from different perspectives - about the factors that keep older people healthy and participating in society. In this multidisciplinary course on healthy aging we...

06 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
5.0 ECTS
Regular fee: €950.00
Student fee: €650.00
Bachelor level

Popular Music and Politics

Can popular music subvert stereotypical representations of gender, sexuality, and ethnicity? Or does pop instead reinforce white and heteronormative patriarchy? In this course we analyze a range of so...

03 August 2020 - 14 August 2020
4.0 ECTS
€1020.00
Bachelor level

Multidisciplinary Game Research: Between Theory and Practice

This summer course provides a multidisciplinary perspective on games and play in contemporary culture, combining perspectives from various disciplines within the humanities, social sciences and comput...

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
1.5 ECTS
€300.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Future Food Studies: Exploring Sustainable Solutions

A global food revolution is urgently needed for a healthy, sustainable, and a fair food supply for the rapidly growing and urbanizing human population with increasing living standards, increasing...

17 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
3.0 ECTS
€750.00
Master level

Global Transformations

How can systemic drivers of global challenges be identified? What are transformations and how do they come about? How can different forms of experimentation - across multiple disciplines - and adaptiv...

06 July 2020 - 10 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€750.00
Advanced Master level

Experimentation for Global Transformation

This course is about experimentation to catalyse systemic change and confront global challenges: (1) why is experimentation essential as we search for transformative solutions for addressing global ch...

13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€750.00
Advanced Master level