Graduate School of Social Sciences

Summer & winter programmes

Summer programmes: Meet the World in Amsterdam!

The Summer Programmes office at the Graduate School of Social Sciences in Amsterdam offers a variety of intensive summer courses and tailor made programmes (in cooperation with host universities abroad) in a variety of fields. All of our programmes are taught in English.

Grace Yano

Summer Programmes Office Staff 2016

With over 20 years experience in programme development, the Summer Programmes office is capable of offering high quality short-term study abroad programmes at a reasonable cost. With insiders' knowledge of the city of Amsterdam and an impressive list of guest speakers and faculty, we have developed programmes that offer a truly authentic Amsterdam experience.

If you are interested in exploring the possibility of developing a short-term study abroad programme in Amsterdam for your students, check out our Tailor-made section. Please also feel free to contact us at summer-info-gsss@uva.nl.

“Excellent professors, personalized teaching, and an excellent atmosphere with fellow students from around the world” - alumni quote.

Tailor-made programmes

The Summer Programmes Office at the Graduate School of Social Sciences in Amsterdam offers a variety of intensive summer courses and tailor-made programmes (in cooperation with host universities abroad) in a variety of fields. All of our programmes are taught in English. 

Winter programmes in Medical Anthropology

The Medical Anthropology and Sociology winter school courses takes place annually in January. These short, intensive courses are designed to offer students both overview and insight into the state of the art of medical anthropological research in three essential themes in health care. The courses are open to:

  • Health and health-related professionals
  • PhD students in social science
  • Master’s students in social science

They are all taught in English. Participants will be exposed to the latest thinking in medical anthropology and will be stimulated to discuss and exchange ideas. The winter school courses are part of the Master’s programme in Medical Anthropology and Sociology offered by the Graduate School of Social Sciences, University of Amsterdam. 

Courses:

  • Medicine and Human Rights in Cross-Cultural Perspectives
  • Anthropology of Sexuality, Aids and Reproductive Health
  • Culture, Psychology and Psychiatry.

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Published by  GSSS

Graduate School of Social Sciences

15 December 2016