Such education is not available in developing countries like my own. These changes result in new needs, frictions, opportunities and problems. Generally, an interview with the applicant, in which attitude, motivation, orientation and competence for a career in scientific research are evaluated, forms part of the admission procedure. Jeroen Beekmans University of Amsterdam with his Master thesis: Stoffelen Fieldwork cultural geography 5 EC The fieldwork aims at learning and practicing different methods that can be used to do empirical research into cultural geographical key concepts such as place attachment, sense of place, regional identities, representations, iconic landscapes, and liveability in the field.
We employ a range of qualitative, quantitative, micro and macro research methodologies to uncover these issues and to help improve wellbeing, to encourage innovation, and to increase our understanding of spatial transformation processes. But students need to have a passionate curiosity about people and places. The graduates from the programme are well trained for 1 a PhD position 2 a research position in organisations such as government ministries, non-governmental organisations or research-based consultancies or 3 any other professional job in which scientific solidness and creativity is an asset. Second, it lets students develop serious scientific research skills. I decided to complete the bachelor anyway, but would not apply for a master’s programme until I was absolutely certain what I wanted to do. The study is simultaneously concrete and broad.
But students need to have a passionate curiosity about people and places. The Research Internship at a Research Institute is specifically introduced to let the student experience the work atmosphere at a trw institute.
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No access with other majors. This programme allows the study of Spatial Sciences in the broadest possible way and it trains students to become good researchers.
Master’s Thesis Population Studies. Statistics Netherlands, Eurostat demographic and interdisciplinary research institutes e. Registration Registrations must be received by the Faculty of Spatial Sciences by Tuesday 12 March at the latest. Thank you Population Studies! I am only passionately curious’.
More information about the Careers Company: From the programme coordinator I learned that I had to do a pre-master to meet the admission requirements, which was also a good opportunity for me to decide if I really wanted to enroll in the master. The Master in Population Studies is also interesting for mid-career professionals working at, for example, statistical offices or demographic departments of government agencies. Working with Data in Population Research.
These disciplines also have direct access: You will learn about:. In the model we take policy into account: The graduates from the programme are well trained for 1 a PhD position frww a research position in organisations such as government thesls, non-governmental organisations or research-based consultancies or 3 any other professional job in which scientific solidness and creativity is an asset.
My work entailed performing analyses of different types of research, but mainly on population and demand for primary health care. The research work undertaken in each of the departments within the Faculty is also supported by the use of advanced geographical information systems GIS.
Programme coordinator Master Cultural Geography: This course partly takes place abroad. The field of Population Studies reflects on and deals with contemporary demographic topics and related societal issues. The Thesis Prize aims to recognize young talent in the Spatial Sciences and to promote the thseis aspects and social relevance of the Spatial Sciences. Are you interested in a career as a researcher of spatial subjects?
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University of Groningen Faculty of Spatial Sciences, attn. Deze opleiding communiceert alleen in het Engels.
The winner of is Edward Bolton of University of Amsterdam with thesjs thesis: Major issues tWIST addresses range important societal shifts such as population growth and decline, aging, economic transformation and sustainability transitions are affecting space, health and well-being. Applicants trw have an interest in research. We have also created a model for elderly, housing and long-term care since the Netherlands has to deal with e. You will learn about: Natural, heritage and landscape values of the rural and urban environment are studied to understand the different appreciations and valuations of places and areas in society.