14 January 2020

Register now for the master course 'Primate social behaviour'

We would like to notify you about the master course 'primate social behaviour'  (B-MPCEMD: 2.5 EC) that will be given by distinguished university professor F. de Waal in June 2020. Subscription for this master course is now open for master students from all Faculties of Utrecht University.

The course focuses on animals' capacities for 1. emotions; 2. empathy, and 3. culture and morality, and may provide new insights to you concerning theories on the biological origins of these particular capacities. The course consists of three lectures and reading of the indicated literature. After each lecture, there is time for discussion with Prof. de Waal. 

The course will be examined with a DIGITAL (computer) exam consisting of both multiple choice and open questions.

Subscription to attend this course does NOT go via Osiris, but via a UU survey form. This form, which includes the contact hours, can be found here: https://survey.uu.nl/jfe/form/SV_e2uB9HhxyTYDX1j

This form is protected by UU two-factor authentication that you may have to activate before you can fill in the form.

Please note that the number of students that can participate from specific master programmes or a cluster of master programmes may be restricted, depending on the size of the program. A total of 120 students can be enrolled for this course. Students will be admitted in the order of their registration. 

For further details please contact masterclass.bio@uu.nl