Course specific entry requirements available at http://en.mastersinleiden.nl/programmes/education-and-child-studies/nl/introduction
Months of entry
In the Education and Child Studies Master, you choose a specialization from one of the disciplines of educational sciences. In all the specializations , the academic training of students comes first.
The Master's Education and Child Studies is an academic program in which the connection between theory , research and practice is central. You learn to look for evidence-based solutions to problems that arise in education . Right from the start , you choose a specialization. All specializations have one common box over the practice of empirical research. The rest of the year you will study the scientific knowledge in your area of preference, you follow an internship and you do a Masters Project, in which you conduct an investigation and write a report about it .
These are the specializations that you can choose from.
1. Applied Neuroscience in Education and Child Studies
For those interested in the relationship between neuro- cognitive and biological factors and learning, behavior and emotions on the other.
2. Forensic family pedagogy
This specialization is designed for students who like to work like forensic pedagogue at the intersection of education, (criminal) law , prevention and treatment.
3. Family Studies
Who wants to be an expert on the development of children within the family and the child choose this specialization.
4. Children with learning and behavioral problems in education
You will learn how children with behavioral problems , developmental and learning disabilities and emotional and social problems can identify at school on the basis of scientific understanding and diagnosing and how to adjust your teaching .
5. Learning Disabilities
In this specialization , you will learn to recognize and treat common learning disabilities .
6. Education Studies
Is dedicated to the factors that make the process of learning, reading and math influence in students.
In this specialization are serious developmental and behavioral problems in the development of children and adolescents central.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- International Study Team