STAR-Track Specialist Training For Ambitious Rookies

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Become a STAR @ Thomas More

Are you passionate about people and interested in different disciplines and cultures? Do you aim high and have what it takes to make a difference? Are you ready to shape the future? Do you have an open mind? Do oppertunities and challenges trigger you to do more?

STAR-track is a multi-disciplinary exchange semester in English. Team up with students with a different cultural and study background. A STAR semester consists of a total of 30ECTS which combines 15ECTS professional skills in your field of expertise with 15 ECTS future proof skills of your choice.

 

Why choose STAR-Track?

Enhance your expertise as well as your future proof skills:

Professional courses

Check here for the professional courses

Future proof skills courses

  • work on projects and cases in multicultural and multidisciplinary teams
  • choose between different courses: Startup Bootcamp, Intercultural Communication, Law and Ethics
  • learn to find suitable and creative solutions, to structure information, make visuals to pitch your idea and improve your overall global leadership qualities
CourseECTSContent
Coaching5

The art of feedback - How to build a good team - Motivational skills - Coaching

Engineering for society3

User Centered Design - Technology in social context - Community service engineering

* Note: this course is organised as a Summer Course, before the start of the academical year and includes cultural activities.

Ethics5Philosophy - Intellectual property - Ethics - Sustainability
Intercultural communication5Cross-cultural communication - Context and background - Intercultural understanding - Communication networks
Project case5

General management, strategy and leadership - Strategic and organisational management - Business case

Startup bootcamp Social and Climate Impact3Tackle social and climate change and conquer the world.
Survival Dutch3Learn the basics of Dutch language

Choose 2 or 3 topics from this list | Take a look in the full programme guide for more details about the courses.

Practical information

  • Registration and welcome week 13 September.
  • Courses start on 20 September 2021 till 24 December 2021.
  • Christmas holidays from 24 December 2021 till 7 January 2022.
  • Exams are organised from 10 January 2022 till 28 January 2022.
  • A buddy will be assigned.
  • Exchange students from partner institutes of Thomas More: no fee

Application procedure
Deadline 15 May 2021. Fill out online application and send compulsory documents

To add to your resume, upon completion you will receive a certificate of STAR-track and a letter of recommendation. We ensure the transcript of records (ECTS) between your institution and Thomas More.

Preregister

Currently pre-registration is open. Please sign up to receive updates on our STAR-track and finalise the application process before the deadline. Registration is only confirmed after receiving a signed acceptance letter.

English B2 is obligatory. More information on other prerequisites can be found in the coursefiles.

More information?

More information about STAR-track

International Programme Manager | Sofie Mols

More information about content and topics, please contact coordinator of your study field

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