Programme of Science in Society
The content of the Science in Society (SiS) is described in separate prospectuses. The Molecular Life Sciences specific part is outlined here and consists of the following components totaling 60 EC to be done in the first year:
A. A minimum of 15 EC scientific Master courses;
B. A research project of minimally 29 EC, including practical work, report, presentation, and optional specialisation courses relevant to the internship (max. 6 EC);
This research project can be done on any research department displayed in this prospectus.
C. Career orientation (1 EC) - For new master students starting in 2016-2017;
D. Philosophy 2: 3 EC from the following table:*
*All above courses are 3 EC.
E. Electives of 9 EC that may also be added to A or B.;
Various options, see the separate prospectus of philosophy courses.
F. Free electives of 3 EC.
Besides the 60 EC Molecular Life Sciences specific programme, your second year comprises of a 60 EC programme from Science in Society. In this programme there is also a 3 EC free elective component. It is allowed to combine the two elective components for courses totaling at least 6 EC.