In the academic Master's programme Educational Sciences, theoretical and research-based deepening of knowledge is combined with academic work activities in the context of designing learning environments and learning in organisations. You will acquire theoretical knowledge on matters such as: the design of learning environments, the development of professionals, assessment and change management.
The Master's programme is taught in English and can also be followed part-time. It consists of the following components in full-time:
- Instructional design and evaluation (period 1)
- Learning in Organisations (period 1)
- Educational Design and Consultancy (period 2)
- An elective course (period 2)
- Research plan Master's thesis (period 2) and Master's thesis (periods 3-4)
- Internship (periods 3-4)
- Academic Professional Educational Sciences (periods 3-4)
The teaching programme is shown in this table:
|Period 1||Period 2||Period 3 and 4|
|Instructional Design and Evaluation (7.5 ECTS)||Research plan Master's thesis (5 ECTS)||Master's thesis (15 ECTS)|
|Learning in Organisations (7.5 ECTS)||Educational Design and Consultancy (5 ECTS)||Internship (10 ECTS)|
|n/a||Elective course (5 ECTS)||Academic Professional linking module (5 ECTS)|
The Master's programme in Educational Sciences can also be followed part-time.
In the first year of the part-time programme you will enrol in the course Instructional Design and Evaluation in period 1 and the course Educational Design and Consultancy in period 2. During period 2 you will also start your Master's thesis research plan. Once the research plan has been completed with a passing mark, you can start writing the thesis (periods 3 and 4) which is concluded at the end of the year with a conference.
In the second year you will enrol in the course Learning in Organisations in period 1 and an elective course in period 2. From period 3 onwards you will commence your internship.
The part-time teaching programme is shown in this table:
|Year||Period 1||Period 2||Period 3-4|
|1||Instructional Design and Evaluation (7.5 ECTS)||Research plan Master's thesis (5 ECTS)||Master's thesis (15 ECTS)|
|1||n/a||Educational Design and Consultancy (5 ECTS)||n/a|
|2||Learning in Organisations (7.5 ECTS)||Elective course (5 ECTS)||Internship (10 ECTS)|
|2||n/a||n/a||Academic Professional linking module (5 ECTS)|