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Mplus: How to get started? (April)

A compact 1-day workshop on using Mplus to get you started. We will focus on how to get the syntax running (and how to avoid common mistakes), how to interpret the output and what to do with error mes...

PhD level
10-April-2018 - 10-April-2018
0.5 ECTS
€ 200.00

Applied Bayesian Statistics

Closed

This 5-day course zooms in on the key concepts of Bayesian Statistics and advanced techniques for data-analysis. Topics that are covered include: Bayes’ theorem, Gibbs sampling, the Metropolis-Hasting...

PhD level
30-April-2018 - 04-May-2018
0.0 ECTS
€ 700.00

What does it Mean to Decolonize? Democracy and the Others of Europe

The Middelburg Decolonial Summer School, in its ninth year, will continue to explore the question 'What does it mean to decolonize?' with a focus on the 'Others of Europe'. We will walk arou...

Master level
19-June-2018 - 05-July-2018
6.0 ECTS
€ 1260.00

Human Rights and Education

Closed

The United Nations has recognized the centrality of education for promoting understanding of and support for the core values and legal standards of human rights. How can we ensure that such learnin...

Advanced Bachelor level
25-June-2018 - 29-June-2018
2.0 ECTS
€ 350.00

Alternative Education: Having Confidence in Children!

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In this course, you will discover and discuss a different views on learning and teaching and on the development of children. Through expert meetings, school visits and workshops we will teach you the ...

Bachelor level
02-July-2018 - 06-July-2018
1.5 ECTS
€ 550.00

Food Politics in the European Union

Food Politics in the European Union is a two week summer course that examines the challenges our food system faces and the way national and EU politics and policies seek to deal with these.  This...

Advanced Bachelor level
02-July-2018 - 13-July-2018
4.0 ECTS
€ 695.00

Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills

In this course you will get familiar with theories concerning communication, conflict and conflict styles but the main focus of the course is to practice skills and acquire insight in your own conflic...

Bachelor level
02-July-2018 - 12-July-2018
3.0 ECTS
€ 950.00

Introduction to Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus

Closed

NOTE: this course is fully booked! New applicants will be placed on a waiting list.

We offer a 5-day course on how to perform basic SEM analyses using Mplus. The main objective ...

Master level
02-July-2018 - 06-July-2018
1.5 ECTS
€ 600.00

Introduction to GIS for Human and Behavioral Scientists

The objective of the course is to provide students, that have a background in social, human or behavioral sciences, with an introduction to GIS (Geographic Information Systems). This course aims at...

Master level
02-July-2018 - 06-July-2018
1.5 ECTS
€ 300.00

Confronting Terrorism in Today's World

This course examines the challenge posed to Europe and the US by the rise of domestic and international terrorism. It will explore the impact of September 11 events, and also probe the roots of modern...

Bachelor level
02-July-2018 - 20-July-2018
7.5 ECTS
€ 1095.00

Land Governance for Development

Large-scale acquisition of land in the global South has received a great deal of interest in the last few years. Especially following the food crisis (2003-08), and stimulated by the growing demand...

Master level
02-July-2018 - 13-July-2018
3.0 ECTS
€ 560.00

Global Challenges: Local Responses to the International Refugee Crisis

Interested in learning about the international refugee crisis in Europe and how it plays out at the local level? This one-week introduction course focuses on the major features of global studies, d...

Advanced Bachelor level
02-July-2018 - 06-July-2018
1.5 ECTS
€ 495.00

Human Rights and Media

Freedom of expression and access to information through any media is a universal human right and essential if people are to exercise their other human rights and protect the rights of others. How a...

Advanced Bachelor level
02-July-2018 - 06-July-2018
2.0 ECTS
€ 300.00

Psychodiagnostics: Theory and Skills Training

This summer Utrecht University offers you a 'bridging' course in psychodiagnostics, in order to overcome deficiencies in psychodiagnostics and assessment for entering the master course Clinical Psycho...

Advanced Bachelor level
02-July-2018 - 13-July-2018
4.0 ECTS
€ 950.00

Introduction to Multilevel Analysis

Closed

NOTE: this course is fully booked!

This course will teach you the theoretical basics of multilevel modeling and we will explore some important methodological and statistical issues...

Master level
04-July-2018 - 06-July-2018
1.5 ECTS
€ 450.00

Migration, Integration and Ethnic Relations

Migration has made European countries ethnically and culturally more diverse. While migrants try to find their way in a new and sometimes hostile environment, host populations also have to adapt to mi...

Advanced Bachelor level
09-July-2018 - 20-July-2018
3.0 ECTS
€ 630.00

Advanced course on using Mplus

This is a five-day course on structural equation modeling (SEM) using Mplus. If you already know how to analyse your data in Mplus, but want to learn more about what you are actually doing, and especi...

Advanced Master level
09-July-2018 - 13-July-2018
1.5 ECTS
€ 600.00

Advanced Multilevel Analysis

This three day course will teach you advanced topics in multilevel modelling: multilevel generalized linear models for categorical outcome data, Bayesian inference, and missing data and imputation....

PhD level
09-July-2018 - 11-July-2018
1.0 ECTS
€ 450.00

Addressing the Replication Crisis Using (Bayesian) Model Selection

Closed

This 4-day course will highlight the main causes of the replication crisis, such as questionable research practices and publication bias. Subsequently, it will be elaborated and practiced [this is ...

Advanced Master level
16-July-2018 - 19-July-2018
0.0 ECTS
€ 550.00

Blended Methodology

In this course you will become acquainted with the value of ICT-rich education. Hence, you will learn how to incorporate blended methodology (such as ‘flipping the classroom’ and other forms of blende...

Advanced Bachelor level
16-July-2018 - 27-July-2018
4.0 ECTS
€ 900.00

Man, Machine and Media; the Internet of Things

An intensive crash course in the practice and philosophy of New Media Technology, issued by the department DMC (Digital Media & Communication). During the course we will not only approach conce...

Bachelor level
16-July-2018 - 20-July-2018
2.0 ECTS
€ 500.00

Contemporary and International Conflict Management

Conflict management has become a prominent field of inquiry and practice in three main areas: scholarly, policy-oriented, and operational. In this setting, the course aims to enhance understanding of ...

Bachelor level
16-July-2018 - 27-July-2018
3.0 ECTS
€ 780.00

Data Science: Statistical Programming with R

Closed

NOTE: this course is fully booked!

R is rapidly becoming the standard platform for data analysis. This course offers an elaborate introduction into statistical programming in R....

Master level
16-July-2018 - 20-July-2018
1.5 ECTS
€ 600.00

Open Science and Scholarship: Changing Your Research Workflow

Increasingly, funders, publishers and institutions require researchers to work in an Open Science manner. This course offers an introduction in Open Science for students and researchers of all disc...

PhD level
16-July-2018 - 20-July-2018
1.5 ECTS
€ 500.00

Data Science: Multiple imputation in practice

This 4-day course teaches you the basics in solving your own missing data problems appropriately. Participants will learn how to form imputation models, how to combine data sets, how to model non-r...

Master level
23-July-2018 - 26-July-2018
1.5 ECTS
€ 550.00

Data Science: Data Analysis and Visualization

NOTE: this course is fully booked!

The course Data science: Data analysis is the art and science of tackling questions like these by looking at data. Data analysis and visualiza...

Master level
30-July-2018 - 03-August-2018
1.5 ECTS
€ 600.00

Demographics and Migration Crisis in Trump-era

Demographics, Migration Crisis in Trump-Era is a two week summer course that examines trends in global demographics, migration and migration policies today from interdisciplinary perspectives. Shifts ...

Advanced Bachelor level
06-August-2018 - 17-August-2018
4.0 ECTS
€ 780.00

Introduction to Generative Syntax - UiL OTS

In this course, students will be introduced to the basics of generative linguistics, the theoretical framework evolved from and based on Noam Chomsky’s work. The formal tools of generative linguistics...

Advanced Bachelor level
13-August-2018 - 17-August-2018
0.0 ECTS
€ 200.00

Bilingualism - UiL OTS

Ask someone their opinion on bilingualism and you are likely to hear statements such as: learning two languages from birth confuses children and impairs their cognitive development', 'Bilingual childr...

Advanced Bachelor level
13-August-2018 - 17-August-2018
0.0 ECTS
€ 200.00

Evolution of Language - Uil OTS

Humans have ‘language’, animals do not. In this course we investigate on the basis of what evidence we can make such a claim. What exactly is language? Can we can say that animals do not have a facult...

Advanced Bachelor level
13-August-2018 - 17-August-2018
0.0 ECTS
€ 200.00

Survey Research: Design, Implementation and Data Processing

NOTE: this course is fully booked! New applicants will be placed on a waiting list.

Changes in technology and society strongly influence modern survey research. This course covers the essenti...

Master level
20-August-2018 - 24-August-2018
1.5 ECTS
€ 600.00

Applied Multivariate Analysis

Closed

This summer school course ''Applied Multivariate Analysis'' offers hands-on experience using SPSS for the most frequently encountered multivariate statistical techniques in the social and behavioural ...

Advanced Bachelor level
20-August-2018 - 31-August-2018
3.0 ECTS
€ 550.00

Psycholinguistics - UiL OTS

Closed

The course offers an introduction to Artificial Grammar Learning, a methodology used to study the learning mechanisms that human beings possess, which allow them to effortlessly (and often subconsciou...

Advanced Bachelor level
20-August-2018 - 24-August-2018
0.0 ECTS
€ 200.00

Statistics for Experimental Linguists - Uil OTS

This crash course is meant as a basic introduction to statistical treatment of experimental data. Attention will be given to description of data, and to basic ideas such as sampling, chance levels and...

Advanced Bachelor level
20-August-2018 - 24-August-2018
0.0 ECTS
€ 200.00

Introduction to Semantics in L1 and L2 Acquisition - UiL OTS

This course introduces the basics of (formal) semantics and first and second language (L1/L2) acquisition as well as the interface between them. Days 1 and 2 are devoted to the introduction of a broad...

Bachelor level
20-August-2018 - 24-August-2018
0.0 ECTS
€ 200.00

CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Learning) Methodology in Higher Education

A practical CLIL (content and language integrated learning) methodology course for teachers and lecturers working through English in higher education (HE). During the course, you develop and improve y...

Master level
27-August-2018 - 31-August-2018
1.0 ECTS
€ 750.00

Survey Research: Statistical Analysis and Estimation

The course is based on a total survey error perspective and discusses the major sources of survey error. Participants will be presented with tools for detection and adjustment of such errors. Analysis...

Master level
27-August-2018 - 31-August-2018
1.5 ECTS
€ 600.00

Advanced Survey Design

NOTE: this course is fully booked! New applicants will be placed on a waiting list.

This 4-day course in ‘ advanced survey design’ takes student beyond the introductory courses offered in...

PhD level
03-September-2018 - 06-September-2018
2.0 ECTS
€ 550.00

Eye Tracking Research Toolbox 2018

Eye tracking is a powerful method to study the human mind and behavior. This course will allow you to explore key concepts in eye tracking research and help you integrate it in your study. The cour...

Advanced Master level
22-October-2018 - 24-October-2018
1.0 ECTS
€ 750.00