Full course description
Students of the Research Master of Health Sciences (HSRM) have to spend a considerable part of the second year of the master’s programme on topics of their choice. Educational modules (12 ECTS in total) have to be followed as electives. HSRM students that want to apply for a registration as Epidemiologist A, should consider to follow courses EPI4925 and EPI4926 (Master of Epidemiology).Electives should be at a Master level, should not be a duplicate of one of the courses in year 1 of the Master, and should be connected to the topic of the placement/thesis in year 2. The elective courses have to be assessed with an individual exam. The chosen electives have to be discussed with the thesis supervisor. For the electives students can choose to follow courses at Maastricht University, other Dutch universities or foreign universities. The electives can be planned at any moment in Year 2 of the master.Please note that tuition fees may be charged when courses at followed outside the Netherlands.