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Our ageing society challenge to innovation. This master offers you the opportunity to study 'vitality and ageing' during 1 year from a combination of biological, individual and societal perspectives.

Our ageing society with longer living individuals challenges innovation. This international master gives you the basic knowledge and skills to contribute to the improvement of circumstances of older people in ageing societies. The programme is especially attractive for those students who are widely interested in the causes and effects of human vitality and ageing, and who are willing to learn from understanding scientific evidence which results in the implementation of new organisation models.

This 1 year master offers a program to specialise in the theme 'vitality and ageing'; studied from a combination of biological, individual and societal perspectives. Finally, a 10-week master thesis introduces you to your future working field.,

The programme is offered by Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC) and Leiden University. The LUMC is a modern academic hospital in which research, education and patient care are combined with a high quality profile and a strong scientific orientation. Since years, the LUMC has a strong track record in Vitality and Ageing.
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locatieLeiden
diplomaMSc
typeregulier, 60 EC
start1 september
taalvolledig English
opleidingsduur12 maanden voltijd
accreditatiesNVAO
croho-code60515
heeft geen numerus fixus
heeft een honours programma
Introduction to the Leiden University Medical Center

Waarom aan de Universiteit Leiden?

  • International students with interdisciplinary backgrounds
  • Participation of elderly individuals in the Master
  • Intensive supervision and focus on personal development
  • Multidisciplinary programme
  • Both theoretical and practical
  • Excellent national and international teachers
  • Internship and thesis

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Studieprogramma

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This Master consists of 4 Courses and 3 Educational lines, all given in interactive lectures, discussion groups, self-study assignments, projects and tutor group sessions.

Onderwijs

taal van onderwijs100% en
onderwijsopzet40% zelfstudie
40% theorie
20% praktijk
avondonderwijsn.v.t.
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This Master consists of 4 Courses and 3 Educational lines with a combination of interactive lectures, discussion groups, self-study assignments, personal development, tutor group sessions and ends with a master thesis.
4 Courses:
Future perspectives (3 EC)
An introduction in the field of vitality and ageing from different perspectives.

Biology of vitality and ageing (10 EC)
Attention is paid to biological aspects of vitality and healthy ageing including repair mechanisms, nutrition, longevity and main¬tenance of bodily functions during ageing.

The older individual (10 EC)
You gain understanding about perspectives of older people on health and ageing. You gain an in-depth understanding of diseases and limitations with focus on risk and resilience factors that determine vitality, functioning and well-being.

Organisation of the ageing society (10 EC)
The organisation of our ageing society needs innovation. You'll understand the reasons and need for change.

Masterthesis (12 EC)
In this internship you'll perform a research project in the field of Vitality and Ageing.

3 Educational lines (15 EC)
Skills in communication in science, academic development and research and evidence.

honours-/excellence program

The Leiden Leadership Programme (LLP) is an honours programme of 15 ECs on top of the regular master's curriculum. The programme consists of training courses, seminars and a practical assignment.

Are you looking for an extra challenge in addition to your Leiden master's programme? Are you adventurous enough to look beyond the borders of your own master's programme? The Leiden Leadership Programme may be just what you are looking for. The programme gives you the opportunity to develop your leadership skills. You will follow seminars and courses, as well as carrying out a practical assignment for a company or organisation as part of a small, multidisciplinary team. Your lecturers will be leading academics and experienced professionals from the business sector.

Students can apply who have:

  • Good study results in the bachelor's programme;
  • The ambition and motivation to develop leadership qualities;
  • A broad and interdisciplinary span of interest.

Toelating en studiekosten

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startmomenten

1 september 2017
aanmelding deadline : 15 juni 2017
wettelijk tarief : € 2006
instellingstarief : € 22400
niet-EU/EER studenten : € 24900
1 september 2018
aanmelding deadline : 15 juni 2018
collegegeld nog niet bekend
inbegrepen in collegegeld
examination

estimated monthly costs

bron: Nibud
bedragkostenpost
350kamerhuur in Leidenrond het landelijk gemiddelde
22internet+tv
152boodschappen/kostgeld
32telefoon
117verzekeringen
158collegegeldop basis van € 1906 per jaar
80studieboeken en -spullen
29drinken/snoep/snacks
77uiterlijkkleding, kapper, schoenen
30contributies/abonnementen
132vrije tijdstappen, uit eten, vakantie
42vervoernaast de OV-kaart
45overig

€ 1218totale maandelijkse uitgaven landelijk gemiddelde is € 1181
Hiernaast staat een overzicht van de gemiddelde kosten die een uitwonende student heeft. Niet iedere student heeft met iedere kostenpost te maken. Het totaalgemiddelde is dus niet gelijk aan de optelsom van alle kostenposten.

Bekijk ook de uitgebreide toelichting: wat kost studeren?

Studenten en studentenleven

studentaantallen

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? eerstejaars gestart in 2012
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26505 studenten aan de Universiteit Leiden
60% daarvan is vrouw
bron: HBO-raad/VSNU

studievereniging

MFLS
Als studievereniging voor de studenten Geneeskunde en Biomedische Wetenschappen zet de M.F.L.S. zich in voor de verbetering van de kwaliteit van het onderwijs. Daarnaast kent de Vereniging zeer veel commissies, welke actief zijn met het organiseren van diverse activiteiten om de band tussen actieve leden, studenten en docenten te versterken.

Op kamers in Leiden

31058studenten studerend
12630studenten woonachtig   
€ 350gemiddelde kamerprijs
kamer betaalbaarheid
20 m2gemiddelde kameroppervlak
kamer beschikbaarheid
bron: Nationale Studenten Enquête

Na de studie

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This international master combines biological, individual and societal aspects of vitality and ageing. In combination with the broad academic development program, communication and research, this master is an excellent step in various careers in the field of Vitality and Ageing, including:
  • Scientific career
  • Organisation career
  • Medical career

Beroepsperspectief / arbeidsmarkt

The following career opportunities are open to alumni of the master's programme:
  • Specialist and/or non-specialist medical training (for example, general medical practice and internal medicine)
  • A further management training programme
  • An academic research programme leading to a PhD
  • A position as doctor in geriatric medicine
Scientific
During the master programme you will become acquainted with the latest scientific insights on vitality and ageing. You will build your (inter)national network with scientists in this field, giving you unique possibilities for PhD positions after graduating from our master.

Organisation
Many organisations realise that our ageing society warrants changes and innovation. Since this needs young, excellent talents with knowledge in this domain, this master is a perfect step towards a career in (non-)governmental organisations and companies, national and international.

Medical
In combination with Medical School, the master Vitality and Ageing is an excellent preparation for further medical education (internships, geriatrics, internal medicine, general practice).

current job market

Contact

Studielijn Universiteit Leiden
E: studielijn@leidenuniv.nl
T: +31 (071)5271111
http://www.mastersinleiden.nl/programmes/vitality-and-ageing/nl/contact-info/
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