Communication, Health and Life Sciences (MCH) / MSc

MSc Common part

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Common Part

RO-1 - RO-2: Select 1 RO-cluster in consultation and agreement with your study adviser. When choosing RO-1, select in addition either RO-1A, RO-1B, RO-1C or RO-1D.
RO-1A: Note that YMC-60300 is an 'umbrella' code. Instead, choose and register for 3 credits worth of modular skills (MOS) courses. For an overview of MOS courses, please check the study handbook under YMC-60300.
RO-1B: Note that this course is taught in the late afternoon of period 6.
RO-2: Note that your MSc thesis has to be completed before starting the Research Master Cluster.
Note: You can opt for the selective Graduate Programme of the Wageningen School of Social Sciences (WASS); ask your study adviser for more information.


CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
CPT-31006Integral Approaches in Communication, Health and Life Sciences6.00CSM11MO
YRM-30806Research Methods and Data Analysis in Communication and Health6.00CSM12MO
CHL-34303Data Science for Health I3.00RO1D
CPT-39303Science Communication 2.03.00RO1BM16AF
YMC-60809Academic Consultancy Training9.00RO1M1/21WD, 2WD, 3MO+4WD, 5WD, 6WD
YMC-60300Modular Skills Training3.00RO1AM1/21AF, 2AF, 3AF, 5AF, 6AF
CPT-30503Data Science Ethics3.00RO1CM1/26AF
YWU-60312Research Master Cluster: Proposal Writing12.00RO2M23WD+4WD, 6WD





A - Communication and Innovation

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Limited choice:

RO-0: Choose 0 - 4 courses depending on prior training and in consultation and agreement with the study adviser.
RO-1: Choose 2 courses.
RO-2: Choose 1 thesis. The thesis should be done under co-guidance of a chair group from your domain of choice in the life sciences.
RO-3: Choose in consultation and agreement with the study adviser 1 internship. The internship should be done with an organsiation active in your domain of choice in the life sciences. In certain cases the internship may be replaced by a second thesis.

In consultation and agreement with the study adviser students with a life science background may replace the life science courses with extra RO-1 courses.

CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
CPT-33806Advanced Communication Science6.00CSM11AF
CPT-22806Innovation Management and Transdisciplinary Design6.00CSM12AF
YRM-20806Research Design & Research Methods6.00RO0M11AF, 2MO
MAT-14303Basic Statistics3.00RO0M11MO
CPT-12806Communication Theory6.00RO0M12AF
CPT-23306Communication & Persuasion6.00RO0M12MO
CPT-60306Facilitating Interactive Processes6.00RO1M13WD
CPT-35806Intercultural Communication6.00RO1M14WD
CPT-32806Change, Inter-human Processes and Communication6.00RO1M15AF
CPT-33306Communication Strategies in Everyday Life6.00RO1M15MO
CPT-80836MSc Thesis Knowledge, Technology and Innovation36.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CPT-81336MSc Thesis Strategic Communication36.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CPT-70824MSc Internship Knowledge, Technology and Innovation24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CPT-71324MSc Internship Strategic Communication24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6





B - Health and Society

 »  Planning programme & specialization

Limited choice:

RO-0: Choose 0 - 4 courses depending on prior training and in consultation and agreement with the study adviser.
RO-1: Choose 2 courses.
RO-2: Choose 1 thesis.
RO-3: Choose in consultation and agreement with the study adviser 1 internship; in certain cases the internship may be replaced by a second thesis.

CourseEctsCS/ROPhasePeriod
HSO-31806Advances in Health and Society6.00CSM11AF
CHL-32306Comparative Health Problems and Policies6.00CSM12AF
HNH-24806Introduction to Epidemiology and Public Health6.00RO0M11AF
MAT-14303Basic Statistics3.00RO0M11MO
YRM-20806Research Design & Research Methods6.00RO0M12MO
MAT-22306Quantitative Research Methodology and Statistics6.00RO0M13WD
BMO-32806Management and Economics of Health Care and Public Health6.00RO1M13WD
RSO-33306Food, Health and Society: An Integrated Socio-Political Perspective6.00RO1M14WD
CPT-32806Change, Inter-human Processes and Communication6.00RO1M15AF
HSO-30806Settings for Health Promotion6.00RO1M15MO
CHL-80436MSc Thesis Consumption and Healthy Lifestyles36.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CPT-80836MSc Thesis Knowledge, Technology and Innovation36.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CPT-81336MSc Thesis Strategic Communication36.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
HSO-80336MSc Thesis Health and Society36.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
RSO-80436MSc Thesis Rural Sociology36.00RO2M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CHL-70424MSc Internship Consumption and Healthy Lifestyles24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CHL-80424MSc Thesis Consumption and Healthy Lifestyles24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CPT-70824MSc Internship Knowledge, Technology and Innovation24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CPT-71324MSc Internship Strategic Communication24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CPT-80824MSc Thesis Knowledge, Technology and Innovation24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
CPT-81324MSc Thesis Strategic Communication24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
HSO-70324MSc Internship Health and Society24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
HSO-80324MSc Thesis Health and Society24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
RSO-70424MSc Internship Rural Sociology24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6
RSO-80424MSc Thesis Rural Sociology24.00RO3M1/21,2,3,4,5,6