Academic year 2018-2019

Courses at ESSB

The course descriptions (2017-2018) can be found by clicking on the course name. For most courses the timetables are incorporated in the course description. All course descriptions can be found here. The course guides of academic year 2018-2019 will be available around July.

Attention: In blocks 1 and 2 of the academic calendar of ESSB, minors are offered. These are clusters of courses (15 ECTS) that are related to a certain topic. The courses within the minor do not overlap in the time schedule. Minors of Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences are only open to exchange students and freemovers of this faculty. Likewise ESSB exchange or freemover students cannot take minors at other faculties. 

 

Semester 1 / Fall semester / Block 1-3

 

September 3 – December 21

  

 

Block 1
(Sep -Oct)

Block 2
(Oct-Nov)

Block 3
(Nov-Dec)

Public

Administration & Sociology 1

 

 

Globalisation & Society I (6 ECTS) 

Globalisation & Society II (6 ECTS) 

 

 

International Migration 

(6 ECTS) 

Political Science (6 ECTS)

Network Governance (6 ECTS) 

 

Technology, Policy & Society (7,5 ECTS)

Psychology 

 

Minor: Positive Organisational Psychology (block 1-2) 

15 ECTS 

 

History and Methods of Psychology2

5 ECTS

Minor: Cross-cultural Psychology (block 1-2)2

15 ECTS 

 

Applied Philosophy of Science 2

5 ECTS

Social Psychology: People in Groups

5 ECTS

Personality Psychology: Differences Between People

5 ECTS 

x

Cognition: Thinking and Remembering2

5 ECTS

x

 x

Pedagogical Sciences 

 x

x

The professional School 

5 ECTS

Notes:
  1. For Sociology courses we advise a strong statistical and methodological background as most courses will have a research component.
  2. In order to follow this course you need to be a psychology major and/or have proven knowledge of the particular topic by having followed related courses. 
  3. In order to follow this course you need to be a psychology major with have proven knowledge of the particular topic by having followed related courses.


 

Semester 2 / Spring semester / Block 4-8

 

January 8-July 19

    

 

Block 4
(Jan-Feb)

Block 5
(Feb-March)

Block 6
(March-April)

Block 7
(April-May)

Block 8
(May-June)

Public Administration

Sociology 1

 

 

 

Economics, Welfare and Distribution (6 ECTS)

 

Organisation & Management (6 ECTS) 

Public policy (6 ECTS)

International law & Regulation (6 ECTS)

Global & European Governance 
(7,5 ECTS) 

Political Philosophy and democracy (7,5 ECTS)

Management Consultancy & Policy Advice (7,5 ECTS)

 

 

 


Psychology 2

Biological Psychology: The Human Body

5 ECTS

Developmental Psychology: The Changing Man

5 ECTS

Clinical Psychology: Normal or Abnormal?

5 ECTS

Organisational Psychology: Working Man
5 ECTS

Educational Psychology: Learning Man
5 ECTS

Brain & Cognition: Perception

5 ECTS

 x

Clinical Psychology: Anxiety & Stress

5 ECTS

Developmental Psychology: From Infancy to Old Age

5 ECTS

Organisational Psychology: Performance at Work

5 ECTS

Organisational Psychology 3

Leadership & Coaching

6 ECTS

Organisational Psychology

6 ECTS

Occupational Health & Safety
6 ECTS

 x

 x

Psychology of Human Learning & Performance 3

 

Learning and Instructions in Schools

6 ECTS

Engines for Learning

6 ECTS

Understanding DLY1IXSEA & DY5C4LCUL4
6 ECTS

 x

 x

Brain & Cognition 3

Foundations of Cognitive Brain Research

6 ECTS

Memory 4

8 ECTS

The brain
6 ECTS 

 x

 x

Pedagogical Sciences 

 x

x

 x

 x

 x

Notes:

  1. For Sociology courses we advise a strong statistical and methodological background as most courses will have a research component.
  2. In order to follow this course you need to be a psychology major and/or have proven knowledge of the particular topic by having followed related courses.
  3. In order to follow this course you need to be a psychology major with have proven knowledge of the particular topic by having followed related courses. 
  4. ‘Memory’ can only be taken if the student has followed ‘Foundations of Cognitive Brain Research’ as it is a basic module to understand ‘Memory’. Furthermore for this course the Department of Psychology will have to give you an additional approval based on your background in psychology.