Master's programmes

Master's programme Science Education and Communication

The master degree programme of Science Education and Communication is taught in Dutch.

» Information about the MSc programme Science Education and Communication  is only available in Dutch

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

You can start in September and February

Programme overview

Degree
Master’s degree in Science Education and Communication
Certification: MSc
Duration
2 years
Full-time/part-time
Full-time / part-time
Language
80% Dutch taught
Starting date
1 February 2017
1 September 2017
1 February 2018
1 September 2018
1 February 2019
1 September 2019
Numerus fixus
Does not apply for the programme
Accreditation
NVAO

Become a teacher on the Science Education & Communication programme

The Science Education & Communication teacher training programme enables you to teach in all phases of secondary education.. As a teacher you will be a vital link between science, technology and society. Your academic background makes you uniquely able to challenge, inspire and enthuse your pupils, opening the doors to your subject and the world of scientific thinking.

Teaching qualification in a university programme

The teacher training programme will help you to discover how to make scientific and technical knowledge accessible. You will specialize in one of the following school subjects: Maths, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science and/or the combination of Research & Design and Nature, Life & Technology. 

Why opt for teacher training at the University of Twente?

This University of Twente programme is specifically tailored to your situation and requirements, based on your knowledge, skills and interests. You will also complete an internship at a school, where you put your new skills into practice. 

A career as a teacher or beyond the classroom

This Master’s degree qualifies you to teach in all phases of secondary education. You can also opt for a career outside the classroom, as a researcher, designer, or educational professional working in the public sector, business or industry. Read more about job opportunities.

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