Hogeschool van Amsterdam

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Summer Schools en Short Programmes

Door onze partnerinstelling en andere buitenlandse universiteiten worden interessante Summer Schools aangeboden. Soms kun je hier ook studiepunten mee behalen. Je kunt kijken op Short term programmes  voor verschillende opties.

Metropolia Summer University

Bij de Metropolia Summer University kun je je inschrijven voor verschillende vakken. De ECTS gelden als extracurriculaire vakken en kunnen op die manier in SIS ingevoerd worden. De summer school is komende zomer ONLINE

Voorbeelden van vakken zijn:

  • Design of safe and reliable systems
  • Practical Data protection and privacy
  • Blockchain development
  • Introduction to Software Engineering
  • Introduction to Japanese Language and Culture

See the programme

Summer School in Rio de Janeiro 8-23 juli 2021

Bij de universiteit PUC-Rio kun je ook een summer school doen.

Target group: Primarily undergraduate and graduate students, or professionals interested in learning more about Brazil.

Course Content

OPPORTUNITY: combine the BRAZILIAN SEMINARS with 20h or 40h of Portuguese language. A great number of cultural and social activities are included in both options.

52h of academic activities - lectures on the following themes:

  • Brazilian arts, culture & music
  • Brazilian history: from Brasilia`s foundation to the current years
  • Doing business in Brazil, entrepreneurship & start-ups
  • Education: policies and challenges
  • Favelas in Rio
  • Environmental issues and renewable energy
  • Media and democracy in Brazil and Latin America
  • Social inclusion and social movements
  • Race relations, migration flows and the formation of the Brazilian people
  • Trending topics in Brazilian politics, BRICS and international relations
  • The Brazilian agenda of economic development
  • Urban planning, mobility and integration

Hackaton online - Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts


The challenge will be based around the UN's Agenda 2030: The Global Goals for sustainable development.

We will work on challenges in terms of sustainable business development provided from major Swiss companies from manufacturing, construction and service providing. Service Design Thinking approaches will be used to support the development of new solutions. The teams will build (and test prototypes) and finally create a pitch of their concept. We will work within a multicultural environment with multidisciplinary teams to develop value propositions and solutions.

Hackathon details

  • Five-day online program in English (6 September to 10 September).
  • Preparation of the hackathon in advance by sending reading material
  • Eight-hours online group working per day.
  • Accompanied self-study and experiments in the home town
  • Open to 2nd- and 3rd-year students.
  • Successful participation provides 3 ECTs .
Gepubliceerd door  Faculteit Techniek 29 juni 2021