Science and Society

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N.B: this course is full.

In six Friday afternoon sessions, the historical, philosophical, sociological and ethical dimensions of the biomedical sciences will be discussed. This course also includes a session on academic writing.

The Course schedule is: January 11, February 22, March 15, May 17, June 7 and optional date November 22 (a lecture from the PhD course open for students of this course), 2019

For a detailed description of the course please go here.

Please register via Osiris Student in Period 3 (Please note that this is a small exception in regards to start dates and corresponding Period. Use starting block BMS P3 A). Please also be aware that the course starts on January 11th and therefore the re-registration for this course is only available on January 10th since afterwards the course has already started. More information can be found here and by sending an email before November 25th ​2018 to Ms M. van Dijk-Okla:, including the following information:

  • Course name
  • Name
  • Student number
  • Email address
  • Home Address
  • Zip code and City
  • A short motivation

The maximum number of participants is 25.



Optional for students from other programmes