SEC Introduction Activities

This website has not yet been updated. The dates for the introduction period in February 2023 are as follows:
 

  • The ‘Startweek Internship/Job’ takes place from Monday, January 30 through Thursday, February 02.
  • The ‘Start Day’ for students starting Teaching Practice 2 takes place on Tuesday, January 31.
  • The Opening Session for new students of the two-year Master’s Programmes Education and Communication will take place during the first week(s) of the academic year. Days and times are yet to be determined. As soon as they are known, they will be published here.

Check the Intro GST Flowchart (pdf, in Dutch) to determine which introduction you are expected to attend in due course.

The Graduate School of Teaching (GST) and the Faculty of Science organize different activities based on the different types of study programmes and student groups:
 

  • If you are enrolled in the SEC track Teacher Degree (without exemptions), you are required to attend both the GST Startweek Internship/Job from Monday 15 August through Thursday  18 August (since you will start with educational courses in semester 1) and the SEC introduction activities during the first weeks of the academic year (because you are a new SEC student).
  • If you are enrolled in the SEC track Teacher Degree with exemptions (because you have obtained a second-level qualification in teaching already), you are required to attend the GST Opening Session ánd the SEC introduction activities during the first weeks of the academic year (because you are new to this programme). You will be invited for the Start Day in January/February of 2023.
  • If you are starting the first year of SEC track Teacher Degree U-TEAch programme, you are required to attend the GST Opening Session ánd the SEC introduction activities during the first weeks of the academic year (because you are new to this programme).
  • If you are enrolled in the SEC track Research & Development, you are required to attend the SEC introduction activities during the first weeks of the academic year and the GST Opening lecture for áll new (Science) Education and Communication students (including alfa and gamma) on Tuesday 6 September (in the morning). You do not have to attend the ‘Speed dating’ session.

Introduction activities for all other GST programmes

For information about introduction activities for students of all other GST programmes, please visit the Dutch version of this website.