Kies de Nederlandse taal
Course module: 202100230
Studytrip Course
Course info
Course module202100230
Credits (ECTS)5
Course typeCourse
Language of instructionEnglish
Contact persondr. M.R. Stienstra
dr. M.R. Stienstra
Contactperson for the course
dr. M.R. Stienstra
dr. S. Vanapalli
Academic year2021
Starting block
Application procedure-
Registration using OSIRISYes
The student is able

Sector analysis
  1. to formulate their own research question around the theme [2a]
  2. to conduct research on technical development and use the input from companies and organizations [1a, 2a, 4]
  3. to explain differences in the technical expertise, in point of view and/or in the work environment within companies/research institutes in multiple countries. [6]
  4. to indicate the cultural differences between the Netherlands and the destination of the trip and apply these differences in an analysis of the industry sector [6][1d]
  5. to identify, analyze and evaluate political, environmental, social, technical, economical and/or legal challenges and opportunities. [1c, 4]

  1. to organize a part of a complex activity with multiple aspects and participants [3, 5]
  2. to build a relation with international institutes and companies [6]
  3. to evaluate and identify cultural differences and is able to adapt accordingly. The student will predict and evaluate their adaptiveness [6]
The number in the square brackets indicate the corresponding program learning outcomes of Advanced Technology.
The student will participate in a course connected to the studytrip of the SSA (Stichting Studiereis Astatine).

Lectures will be given around the meso and macro analysis of the destination. The goal is to gain insight into the differences of the industries and countries and how these differences determine the (technical) development per industry of the country.

A theme related research will be conducted on a local and global scale. This research includes a destination specific sector analysis (e.g. PESTEL)

The student participates in the organization of the trip and develops international communication skills. Communication is taught in oral sessions to make students aware of their pitfalls and to give students tips to improve the communication.
Assumed previous knowledge
Member of SSA (Stichting Studiereis Astatine)
Participating study
Bachelor Advanced Technology
Required materials
Recommended materials
To be provided via Canvas
Instructional modes
Presence dutyYes

Presence dutyYes

Presence dutyYes

Presence dutyYes

Self study without assistance
Presence dutyYes

Presence dutyYes

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Kies de Nederlandse taal