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Science Education and Communication

University of Groningen

Master Postgraduate Groningen

Course description

Qualification Master of Science
Field of study Teacher training
Course summary How does the world of science connect with the worlds of education and society? How do teachers bridge science and education? How is science and its processes communicated in the media? What is the ro
Course description If you are interested in these questions then this programme is for you! We aim to bridge the gap between those who know science, those who teach science, and those who communicate science. The programme builds upon an international network of existing institutional links, teaching and research experience, and a well-established Master's degree program offered in Dutch for the past 14 years. The international programme will provide you with a solid foundation in the science, theory, and practice of innovative teaching and effective communication in science and mathematics.The Master's degree programme in Science Education and Communication is a flexible, two-year program, with two tracks you can choose from: Education and Communication. Both tracks are based on a highly interactive and interdisciplinary global curriculum that integrates theory, research, and practice through a series of contemporary courses and internships.Through this transformative experience you will gain deep scientific understandings and develop research, teaching, and communication skills needed to assume a range of roles and succeed in diverse formal and informal workplaces:* Schools* Science Museums and Cen
Study subjects -
Course objectives -
ECTS credits 120.00
Duration 24 month(s)
full-time, part-time, dual
Language of instruction English
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Accreditation NVAO

About the institution

Department Faculty of Science and Engineering
Information about the institution Students and researchers from all over the world come to Groningen to expand their own boundaries as well as those of academia.

Admission

Admission requirements
  1. BEFORE YOU APPLY Make sure to visit 'MSc Application Procedure' at: http://www.rug.nl/fwn/fmns-programme/admissions/msc/ for all the necessary information about the procedure and admission requirements.
  2. Bachelor's degree programme in mathematics, computing science, physics, astronomy, chemistry, biology, pharmacy, engineering, or related disciplines. This is merely an indication of required background knowledge. The admissions board determines whether the specific contents of this/these course(s) meet the admission requirements of the master programme for which you applied.
  3. PLEASE NOTE: our language proficiency requirements differ from those of the other programmes at the Faculty of Science and Engineering. To be admitted for the Dutch-taught Education-track, you will need to prove your proficiency in Dutch by means of an NT2-II test. To be admitted for the English-taught Communication-track, all applicants must satisfy the following minimum scores: * IELTS section scores: 7.0 for speaking and writing; 6.5 for reading and listening * TOEFL section scores: 25 (speaking), 27 (writing), 21 (reading and listening) * University of Groningen Language Centre English test section scores: C1 speaking and writing; B2 or C1 for reading and listening * Cambrigde English CAE or CPE certificate: overall score at least 180 For exemptions and information on how to submit your language test, please visit ….. https://www.rug.nl/fse/programme/admissions/msc/language-requirements
Language requirements
Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English C1
IELTS listening 6.5
IELTS overall band 7
IELTS reading 6.5
IELTS speaking 7
IELTS writing 7
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Duration 24 month(s)
full-time, part-time, dual
Application deadlines
Start date EU/EEA Students Non-EU/EEA students
1 Sep 2020 1 May 2020 1 May 2020
Tuition fees
Year EU/EEA Non-EU/EEA Institutional
2019 (D)€ 1534n.a.n.a.
2019 (FT)€ 2083n.a.n.a.
2019 (PT)€ 1534n.a.n.a.
2020 (FT)€ 2143n.a.n.a.

In short, the following rules apply:

  • The “EU/EEA rate” is the regular fee for students from within the EU/EEA.
  • The “non-EU/EEA rate” is the rate for students from outside the EU/EEA.
  • The “institutional rate” is for all students who have already obtained a bachelor’s or master’s degree and who want to start a second programme leading to a degree at the same level or at a lower level.
  • Note that FT, PT and D stand for "full-time", "part-time" and "dual", respectively.

Make sure you contact your institution to find out what rate applies to you. The rates listed here are estimates.

Scholarships

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