Social Sciences Courses

Under the heading Social Sciences, Utrecht Summer School offers online courses on migration studies, communication, psychology, linguistics and geosciences.  

In 2021, the Utrecht Summer School will offer a larger programme in the Social Sciences. Including the subjects of survey research, data science, multilevel analysis, qualitiative statistics, conflict resolution, mediation and working with GIS. You can find our new courses here in fall 2020.

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Futuring for Sustainability

Please note that this course is full.

Moving towards a sustainable future in which all can live well within ecological means is a deeply social challenge. What does a sustainable world look like? I...

13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€200.00
Advanced Master level

Advanced Communication Skills: Between Persuasion and Empathy

This course will be offered in an online setting.

Effective communication is key for high performing professionals. If you want to bring your communication skills to the next level and work on your...

20 July 2020 - 30 July 2020
4.0 ECTS
€750.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Global Trends in Demographics and Migration

Please note: this is an online course. 

Global trends in Demographics and Migration is a two-week summer course that examines developments in global and regional changes in the population...

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

Developmental Psychopathology and Psychological Assessment in Childhood and Adolescence

This course will take place in an online setting for future CCaAP master students.

This course provides students with theoretical knowledge on developmental psychopathology. Students acquire k...

17 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
0.0 ECTS
€900.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Applied Multivariate Analysis

This course is only available for students who need this course to be accepted for a Research Master or Academic Master of Utrecht University. We will provide this course in an online setting.

The&...

17 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
3.0 ECTS
€600.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Introduction to Generative Syntax - UiL OTS

In this course, students will be introduced to the basics of generative linguistics, the theoretical framework evolved from and based on Noam Chomsky’s work. The formal tools of generative lingu...

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
0.0 ECTS
€150.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Bilingualism - UiL OTS

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

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
0.0 ECTS
€150.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology - UiL OTS

In this course we will investigate sound in language from 5 different perspectives: alphabet (units), acoustics, articulation, prosody and learning. These complementary perspectives together show how ...

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
0.0 ECTS
€150.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Introduction to Semantics in L1 and L2 Acquisition - UiL OTS

This course introduces the basics of (formal) semantics and first and second language (L1/L2) acquisition as well as the interface between them. Days 1 and 2 are devoted to the introduction of a broad...

24 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
0.0 ECTS
€150.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Psycholinguistics - UiL OTS

This elementary to intermediate level course will provide the student with a basic knowledge of psycholinguistics, a research domain on the intersection of linguistics, psychology and neuroscience. Th...

24 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
0.0 ECTS
€150.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Research design for Experimental Linguists - Uil OTS

This course is essential for experimental linguists. In this course you will learn about important aspects of a quantitative study design (research methodology), the basics of statistical (hypothesis)...

24 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
0.0 ECTS
€150.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Eye Tracking Research Toolbox

Eye tracking is a powerful method to study the human mind and behavior. This course will allow you to explore key concepts in eye tracking research and help you integrate it in your study. The course ...

19 October 2020 - 21 October 2020
1.0 ECTS
€695.00
Advanced Master level

Migration, Integration and Ethnic Relations

Closed

This course will be provided in an online setting. The course will be a mixture of live online teaching and discussion and offline assignments and reading.

During this course, we discuss ...

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

Land Governance for Development

Closed

Welcome to the LANDac Annual International Summer School - Special Online Edition. Large-scale acquisition of land in the Global South has received a great deal of interest in the last few y...

06 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€100.00
Master level

Psychodiagnostics: Theory and Skills Training - Online

This summer, Utrecht University offers you an online 'bridging' course in psychodiagnostics, in order to overcome deficiencies in psychodiagnostics and assessment for entering the master cours...

06 July 2020 - 16 July 2020
4.0 ECTS
€700.00
Advanced Bachelor level

The Communal, the Museum and the End of the Contemporary: Decolonial Summer School

Closed

This online course is fully booked.

This summer school course will focus on the communal and modern/colonial histories, looking in particular at the role of museums and other cultural institut...

23 June 2020 - 08 July 2020
6.0 ECTS
€450.00
Master level