Graduate School of Social Sciences

Summer programmes 2018

If you are undergraduate, graduate, or high school student, you can find our course offerings for 2018 below. If you would like to study more than one of our programmes, please get in touch with us via email. Please note that the dates listed correspond to the housing dates per programme. For academic dates, click through to the individual programme website.

Social and Behavioural Studies

Introduction to Sexuality Studies 15 June - 6 July
Summer Institute on Sexuality, Culture and Society 7 July - 6 August
A Peaceful Mind: Mindfulness and Compassion-based Interventions 29 June - 23 July
Summer Institute on Addiction 29 June - 16 July
The Politics of Ageing

17 July - 1 August

Urban Studies

Planning the Cycling City 15 June - 6 July
The Urban Food Experience 29 June - 20 July
Urban Studies: Planning and Living in Cities 29 June - 23 July

Amsterdam Sensescapes: 1800-2018

13 July - 30 July
The Circular City 7 July - 30 July
The Everyday City and Beyond 7 July - 30 July

Political Science

Security Governance and Conflict Resolution 15 June - 6 July
Migration and Integration: Refugees, Rights and Realities 21 July - 11 August

Skills Development

Grant Writing and Proposal Development 15 June - 6 July
Comprehensive Introduction to Research Methodology and Design 17 July - 15 August

Pre-University Honours Programme

Pre-University Honours Programme: Amsterdam Global City 1500-1800

29 June -14 July

Pre-University Honours Programme: Urban Studies

14 July - 27 July
Pre-University Honours Programme: Politics & Society 28 July - 10 August

 

All of our programmes approach their topics from an interdisciplinary point of view. We promote and believe in an engaging and diverse classroom, and our programmes reflect this in their curricula. Any questions about our interdiscplinary methodology or the contents of a course? Email us at summer-info-gsss@uva.nl

Below you can find an alphabetical list of our summer programmes.

18 programmes

Programme Programme type Mode of study
A Peaceful Mind: Mindfulness and Compassion-based Interventions Summer course Short-term
Amsterdam Sensescapes: 1800-2018 Summer course Short-term
Comprehensive Introduction to Research Methodology and Design Summer course
Grant Writing and Proposal Development Summer course Short-term
Introduction to Sexuality Studies Summer course Short-term
Migration and Integration: Refugees, Rights & Realities Summer course Short-term
Planning the Cycling City Summer course Short-term
Pre-University Honours Programme: Amsterdam Global City Summer course Short-term
Pre-University Honours Programme: Politics & Society Summer course Short-term
Pre-University Honours Programme: Urban Studies Summer course Short-term
Security Governance & Conflict Resolution Summer course Short-term
Summer Institute on Addiction Summer course Short-term
Summer Institute on Sexuality, Culture and Society Summer course Short-term
The Circular City: Towards a Sustainable Urban Ecosystem Summer course Short-term
The Everyday City and Beyond Summer course Short-term
The Politics of Ageing Summer course Short-term
The Urban Food Experience Summer course Short-term
Urban Studies: Planning and Living in Cities Summer course Short-term