MSc Science Education and Communication
TU Delft offers a unique master's program that trains students and lateral entrants with a science science background to become educational professionals. They can obtain a first-degree teaching qualification for secondary education and also work as educational researchers, subject didactics, or as educational employees in a science center. You will also learn how to work with schools as a "co-teacher" from a job in industry.
Diploma: Master of Science in Science Education and Communication
Accreditation: Accredited by the NVAO
ECTS: 120 ECTS, 24 months
Type: Regular study programme
Start: Only track Science Education in September and February
Language of instruction: Dutch (English in the Science and technology component)
The SEC master's program is open to students with a Bachelor of Science in the physical sciences and engineering, and to students who already have a master's degree and want to become teachers. The program has a one-year professional part that leads to a first-degree teaching qualification in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science or Research & Design, and a professional science part that deepens your knowledge of teaching methodology, pedagogy, educational technology and educational innovation. First-year teachers have a solid professional knowledge and didactic competencies and teach in the upper grades of havo and vwo.