Degree: This Master's programme is officially registered under its name in the Central Register of Higher Education Study Programmes
  • Title: MSc
  • Master's degree in: History and Philosophy of Science
  • Programme: History and Philosophy of Science
Accreditation:
Accredited by the NVAO
Croho code:
60711
Part- or full-time status:
Full-time
Faculty:
Science
Graduate school:
Natural Sciences
Language of instruction:
English
Duration:
2 years
Credits: 60 credits equals one year full-time study load (European Credit Transfer System, ECTS)
120
Tuition fees:
Start of studies:
September
Accessible for students with a degree from a Dutch University of Applied Sciences (Hogeschool):
Yes, under certain conditions
Educational methods:
  • Group work: 50%
  • Independent study: 40%
  • Internship: 10%
Short description:
Foundations, practices, and culture of the sciences and humanities from a historical and philosophical perspective. Profiles: Educational profile, Applied Data Science profile
Internship possibility:
Yes, optional
Career outlook:
  • Researcher/PhD
  • Science education and communication specialist
  • Business consultant
  • Musuem curator
  • Science policy
  • Science management
Number of students enrolled last year: Number of students enrolled in the year 2017-2018 (in September, fulltime and parttime)
18
Average time to graduation: Average duration of studies before graduation, rounded off to whole months (source:VSNU, 2017), n>30
Full time: 32 months
Student satisfaction score: On a scale from 1 to 5 (source: National Student Survey, 2017, judgments per study)
4.2