Skills modules Honours Academy

Students who take part in an honours programme for Bachelor students also take classes in developing skills, where you learn to further develop your personal and professional skills. Depending on your programme, you take one or more skills modules.

There are various modules to choose from . The skills modules below take place in the first semester and are taught by specialised lecturers. A module consists of four to six evening meetings, generally supplemented by study assignments, and is concluded with an end assignment.

The deadline for registering for a module is 22 September 2024.

The skills modules below have not yet been finalised.

Selection for first semester 2024–2025

  • Overtuigend schrijven

    Clear and convincing writing

    Many students start writing without being certain of where the piece will end, or what the criteria are for a writing assignment. In this module we change that way of working.

  • snel en slim lezen

    Critical Reading: Authoritative Writing

    Critical Reading: Authoritative Writing is a skill module and a part of the Radboud University Honours Programme.

  • Debatteren

    Discussion and Debate

    In this course within the bachelor's honours programme we practice several debating and interviewing skills, such as arguing effectively, listening carefully to your ‘opponent’, moderating a debate, and how to conduct an in-depth interview.

  • Effective essays

    Effective essays

    Effective Essays is a skill module and part of the Radboud Honours Academy programme.

  • van idee naar beeld

    From idea to image

    In our image culture, analysing and creating visual material is an essential skill. In this honours programme module for Bachelor students, we look at the ways in which you can deploy image to tell a story.

  • Honours Programme for first-year students

    Honours Programme for first-year students

    You’ve chosen your degree programme and have made a great start. As wonderful as it is to be doing what you really like, you may feel like you're missing out on all the other incredible things happening at university!

  • interview

    Interviewen

    In het honoursprogramma 'interviewen' voor bachelorstudenten leer je hoe je het beste iemand kunt interviewen.

  • Geheugentraining

    Memory training and smart learning

    In this honours programme module for Bachelor students, you'll learn a variety of memory techniques, how to apply and analyse them and to evaluate the usefulness of memory techniques.

  • Presentation Skills

    Presentation Skills

    Knowing how to present your ideas in a convincing and appealing way is a critical skill for scientists and professionals alike. This skill module is a part of the Honours Academy programme.

  • posters & pitching

    Presenting Posters & Pitching

    Presenting Posters & Pitching is a skill module and a part of the Radboud Honours Academy.

  • Writing

    Scientific Writing for a Lay Audience

    Scientific Writing for a Lay Audience is a skill module and a part of the Radboud Honours Academy.

  • visual storytelling

    Visual Storytelling with Video

    Visual Storytelling with Video is a skill module and a part of the Radboud Honours Academy programme.