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Course module: 201400532
Research Management & Academic Skills
Course info
Course module201400532
Credits (ECTS)5
Course typeHonours
Language of instructionDutch, English
Contact persondr. A.M. Dijkstra
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Contactperson for the course
dr. P. van Adrichem - Rotteveel
Lecturer J.G.M. Becht
dr. A.M. Dijkstra
Contactperson for the course
dr. A.M. Dijkstra
Contactperson for the course
prof.dr. B.J.R. van der Meulen
Academic year2021
Starting block
RemarksThere is one Canvas site for all Msc Research Honours courses
Application procedureBOZ applies for you
Registration using OSIRISNo
Having followed this course, students are able to:
•    Acquire knowledge and understanding about basic research management skills, communication skills and writing skills for young researchers
•    Understand the role of science in universities and society as a whole,
•    Understand and analyse how processes of science are organized,
•    Reflect on and communicate about these processes of science and the broader role of researchers in society and their own possibilities to develop these basic research management skills, communication skills and writing skills.
Research Management & Academic Skills is a course which is coordinated by Prof. Barend van der Meulen and Dr. Anne Dijkstra and carried out with lecturers Molly Waite, Rebecca Veneri, H. Becht, and other guest lecturers. The course is flexibly planned and runs from the start of the Research Honours Programme in January until June. The course consists of various components which are specified in the Progression and Award requirements.

Various workshops will be hosted by invited lecturers which each aim at developing specific research management knowledge and academic skills for young researchers. Examples of workshops are Creative Thinking, Writing for Funding, Understanding Life of Research, Personal Effectiveness, Presentation Skills.

Based on a Self-Assessment using the TGS PhD profile, an individual learning contract is signed with each student which specifies own learning goals within the Research Honours programme.
Assumed previous knowledge
BA or BSc in any field. Note: the course can only be attended after selection for the Research Honours MSc Programme
Required materials
Recommended materials
Course material
Various materials. Will be provided during the course.
Instructional modes
Presence dutyYes

Presence dutyYes

Presence dutyYes

Presence dutyYes

Presentation / assignments

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