Science Courses

The Utrecht Summer School sciences programme covers various subjects including Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science and Geosciences. Most courses are offered at advanced-bachelor, master or advanced-master level.

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Advanced Functional Programming

Typed functional programming languages allow for the rapid development of robust programs. This course explores some of the more advanced language features of Haskell, a state­ of­ the­ ar...

06 July 2020 - 10 July 2020
1.0 ECTS
Regular fee: €1500.00
Student fee: €500.00
Master level

Future Deltas

River flooding, coastal dynamics, land subsidence, salt water intrusion, livelihoods, governance and environmental law are all important topics for the sustainable management of coastal river deltas w...

06 July 2020 - 10 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
Regular fee: €800.00
Student fee: €450.00
Advanced Master level

Mathematics Education

The focus of the "Mathematics Education" course is: bringing participants up to date in curriculum development and research in the field of mathematics education, and refreshing and deepenin...

17 August 2020 - 27 August 2020
3.0 ECTS
€600.00
Master level

Geometry

The Summer School on Geometry aims to cover a spectrum of modern geometry as broad as possible, as well as its interactions with neighbouring fields such as logic, Lie and number theory. Each day of t...

17 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
3.0 ECTS
€450.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Technology in Science Education

In this summer school, you will learn how to apply technology in the design of teaching in secondary and higher science education and how to study its effects, by closely observing student learning. S...

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
2.0 ECTS
€595.00
Advanced Master level

Game Design and Development

The Game Design and Development summer school offers interactive hands-on game design workshops, theoretical game design analysis classes and programming sessions. Practical aspects of the design of g...

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
1.5 ECTS
€500.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Multidisciplinary Game Research: Between Theory and Practice

This summer course provides a multidisciplinary perspective on games and play in contemporary culture, combining perspectives from various disciplines within the humanities, social sciences and comput...

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
1.5 ECTS
€300.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Introduction to Complex Systems

Our world has an abundance of so-called complex systems. These are typically large collections of connected elements that influence each other. Examples are the brain; society; traffic; the financial ...

24 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
1.5 ECTS
€200.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Theoretical Physics

The Institute for Theoretical Physics in Utrecht ranks among the leading institutions in the world in the field of theoretical physics. The target audience of this one-week course are advanced bachelo...

24 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
1.5 ECTS
€300.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Data Science and Beyond: Data Assimilation with Elements of Machine Learning

How do meteorologists forecast the weather and climate? Is there a way to predict the profit from a wind farm? These are some of the questions modern science addresses by using data assimilation. Many...

24 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
2.0 ECTS
€230.00
Advanced Master level