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A course is the study of a particular topic within a wider subject area and is the foundation of a qualification. A typical course includes lectures, assessments and tutorials.

The Netherlands is a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, consisting of twelve provinces in North-West Europe and three islands in the Caribbean. English speaking students will have no problems finding suitable courses. For international students applying to universities in the Netherlands, several scholarships are available.

The capital city of Netherlands, Amsterdam has well known universities such as the University of Amsterdam and Universiteitsbibliotheek Amsterdam. These educational institutions tend to provide diversified graduate and post graduate degree programs, and they have top notch Research and Development facilities.

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Effective Risk and Security Management

Zoe Talent Solutions
Campus Full time Part time 5 - 10 days Open Enrollment Netherlands Amsterdam + 1 more

This program will provide participants with an understanding of the key aspects of effective risk and security management. The training program outline is up to date and pertinent to marketplace requirements, thus catering well to all analytical prediction of training needs in the specified area. A customised proposal can also be arranged, to suit the training requirement of your team. [+]

This program will provide participants with an understanding of the key aspects of effective risk and security management. The training program outline is up to date and pertinent to marketplace requirements, thus catering well to all analytical prediction of training needs in the specified area. A customised proposal can also be arranged, to suit the training requirement of your team.

Who Should Attend?

Those involved or associated with Risk and Security Management, from senior decision makers to first-line management.

Course Outline

Components of the training program:

Hazards, threats, opportunities, vulnerabilities, capacity, security, uncertainty, probability, and frequency. Risk assessment and categorisation, risk management structures and processes, recording and communicating risk, reviewing and auditing. Course Objectives ... [-]

Currency Management

Zoe Talent Solutions
Campus Full time Part time Open Enrollment Netherlands Amsterdam

This training course has been designed to assist central banks in taking a strategic approach to their currency management. This requires, first of all, an understanding of the currency life-cycle and subsequently a hard-headed analysis of the extent to which other stakeholders can take on more functions. [+]

This training course has been designed to assist central banks in taking a strategic approach to their currency management. This requires, first of all, an understanding of the currency life-cycle and subsequently a hard-headed analysis of the extent to which other stakeholders can take on more functions.

Who Should Attend?

This training is for professionals that work in the financial sector and want to know more about currency markets, such as: Cash Managers, Treasurers, Bank Relationship Managers, IT professionals, Consultants, Controllers, (Internal) Auditors, Back- en Mid Officers, Accountants, Legal experts, Journalists, Human Resource recruiters and Corporate Communication officers.... [-]


Establishing and Managing the Project Management Office (PMO)

Zoe Talent Solutions
Campus Full time Part time 5 - 10 days Open Enrollment Netherlands Amsterdam + 1 more

The training sessions in this program equip individuals to credibly establish and manage project management office strategically, and alignment to key beneficial strategies. The training program outline is up to date and pertinent to marketplace requirements, thus catering well to all analytical prediction of training needs in the specified area. A customised proposal can also be arranged, to suit the training requirement of your team. [+]

The training sessions in this program equip individuals to credibly establish and manage project management office strategically, and alignment to key beneficial strategies. The training program outline is up to date and pertinent to marketplace requirements, thus catering well to all analytical prediction of training needs in the specified area. A customised proposal can also be arranged, to suit the training requirement of your team.

Course Objectives

By the end of the program, participants will be able to:

Effectively plan and implement a Project/Program Management Office (PMO) in their organization Align their organizational strategy and project framework Develop a business case that outlines PMO challenges and opportunities Assess the current organization project environment Apply the Organizational Maturity Model (OPM3) developed by Project Management Institute (PMI) Course Outline The Strategic PMO PMO Key Roles PMO Benefits The Link between Strategy and Projects Aligning Strategy with Projects The Strategy and Projects Framework PMO Business Case, Organization, Structure and Functions Portfolios, Programs and Projects Developing a Strong PMO Business Case Organizational Structure for Projects PMO Types PMO Functions Maturity and the PMO Defining Maturity and Capability Steps for Increasing Maturity Level Pre-Assessment Evaluation Baseline Maturity Assessment Project Management Health Check Maturity Gap Analysis Steps Organizational Project Management Maturity Model (PMI® – OPM3) Components Maturity Assessment Cycle Construct Best Practices PMO Planning, Preparation and Strategy Creating the PMO Charter Objectives and Milestones Using Gap Analysis to Set Milestones Implementation Strategy Phases Measuring Success Metrics Establishing a Project Management Methodology and PMO Governance Defining Project... [-]

Leadership Coaching and Mentoring

Zoe Talent Solutions
Campus Full time Part time Open Enrollment Netherlands Amsterdam

This Coaching & Mentoring training course focuses on the methods by which managers develop the performance of individuals in their team. It looks at two main types of coaching, providing opportunities for managers to apply these skills. The program outline is up to date and pertinent to marketplace requirements, thus catering well to all analytical prediction of training needs in the specified area. A customised proposal can also be arranged, to suit the training requirements of your team. [+]

This Coaching & Mentoring training course focuses on the methods by which managers develop the performance of individuals in their team. It looks at two main types of coaching, providing opportunities for managers to apply these skills. The program outline is up to date and pertinent to marketplace requirements, thus catering well to all analytical prediction of training needs in the specified area. A customised proposal can also be arranged, to suit the training requirements of your team.

Course Objectives

At the end of this coaching and mentoring training course participants will have learnt about:

Coaching to improve individual performance The relationship between coaching and other performance management techniques The key coaching styles (input and output) The coaching process and skills The role of the mentor and mentoring programs Course Outline Coaching styles: Input and output coaching Coaching in the context of other performance development techniques Applications for coaching Measuring results Coaching Process: A coaching model Developing empathy Questioning techniques Putting coaching into practice Mentoring: Structuring a Mentoring program to give benefits to the company and individuals involved Who needs mentoring and who makes a good mentor? Responsibilities, skills and overcoming problems Defining and developing the mentoring relationship Who should Attend? ... [-]

HR in the Public Sector

Zoe Talent Solutions
Campus Full time Part time 5 days Open Enrollment Netherlands Amsterdam + 1 more

The course will give you the in-depth knowledge and expertise you need to succeed in the public sector. The training program outline is up to date and pertinent to marketplace requirements, thus catering well to all analytical prediction of training needs in the specified area. A customised proposal can also be arranged, to suit the training requirement of your team. [+]

The course will give you the in-depth knowledge and expertise you need to succeed in the public sector. The training program outline is up to date and pertinent to marketplace requirements, thus catering well to all analytical prediction of training needs in the specified area. A customised proposal can also be arranged, to suit the training requirement of your team.

Who Should Attend?

Individuals who are new to the human resources field or individuals who have more experience with human resources but have recently made a transition to the public sector.

Course Outline

Public Sector HR Basics

Understanding the differences between public and private sector HR operations History of laws that have affected the development of the public sector HR function Review of the major laws and regulations that govern HR operations Roles and responsibilities of HR professionals in organizations Discussion of typical organizational structures Use of Information Technology to enhance HR operations Strategic HR operations Professional HR Organizations Importance of Ethics in HR ... [-]

International Public Sector Accounting Standards

Zoe Talent Solutions
Campus Full time Part time 5 - 10 days Open Enrollment Netherlands Amsterdam + 1 more

Be prepared for international public sector accounting standards or IPSAS with a qualification that will demonstrate your in-depth understanding of the standards and their application, certified by CIPFA, the global body for public financial management. [+]

Be prepared for international public sector accounting standards or IPSAS with a qualification that will demonstrate your in-depth understanding of the standards and their application, certified by CIPFA, the global body for public financial management.

Course Objectives

The certificate will give you in-depth IPSAS knowledge, and certification by CIPFA, to demonstrate your skills to employers, colleagues and others to advance your career

Course Outline

A1) Description of the role of the IPSASB in the development and publication of IPSASs andother documents:

Terms of reference and objectives of IPSASB Linkage between IAS/IFRSs and IPSASs IPSASB program of development activities Exposure drafts and consultations IPSASB studies ... [-]

START-UP SCALE-UP BUSINESS

Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences SUMMERSCHOOL
Campus 14 days July 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

In this course we work on the dynamics of the life cycle of enterprises, especially the start-up phase and scale-up phase and the bridge between them. [+]

Overview

In this course we work on the dynamics of the life cycle of enterprises, especially the start-up phase and scale-up phase and the bridge between them.

Course content

Start-ups are the engine of growth in our economy. Too many would-be-entrepreneurs get stuck early in the process of starting a business because they think only a certain type of person will be successful.

In this course we work on the dynamics of the life cycle of enterprises, especially the start-up phase and scale-up phase and the bridge between them.

The basics of starting your own business are creativity and entrepreneurship, but in order to move your business forward the art of starting a business is also to focus directly on scaling up. Success factors: Agility, Absorption and Attitude.... [-]


PRACTISING HUMAN RIGHTS IN URBAN AREAS

Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences SUMMERSCHOOL
Campus 14 days July 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

In this practice oriented, Amsterdam-based summer course with an international perspective, you will learn strategies and skills to work with groups that are in a challenging human rights situation. How? By using creative methods, a positive approach (capabilities approach), and by learning by doing in practice. [+]

Overview

In this practice oriented, Amsterdam-based summer course with an international perspective, you will learn strategies and skills to work with groups that are in a challenging human rights situation. How? By using creative methods, a positive approach (capabilities approach), and by learning by doing in practice.

Course content

During the two-week summer course, you will work on human rights challenges faced by the city of Amsterdam, especially concerning groups in challenging human rights situations. Examples of such challenged groups are refugees, people living in poverty, the LGBT-community, migrants and sex workers.

Learning by doing is central to this summer course. Therefore you will be informed by (theoretical) introductions to the central themes and different approaches. This will be combined with visits to the eneighbourhoods of Amsterdam to work with experienced practitioners and, most importantly, challenged groups.... [-]


Amsterdam – Business & Economics

IES Abroad
Campus Full time Part time October 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

With its central location in Europe and full-member status in the European Union, the Netherlands is the perfect place to study abroad and understand not only business and economics in the Netherlands, but across all of Europe—its significant trading partners are Germany, Belgium, France, and the United Kingdom. [+]

Why Amsterdam?

Imagine studying international business and global economics in beautiful Amsterdam, one of Europe’s leading cities for business and progressive social and economic policy. It’s also a hub for entrepreneurship and start-ups. With its central location in Europe and full-member status in the European Union, the Netherlands is the perfect place to study abroad and understand not only business and economics in the Netherlands, but across all of Europe—its significant trading partners are Germany, Belgium, France, and the United Kingdom.

What You'll Study

By enrolling in this program, you’ll have the unique opportunity to choose from a large variety of Business and Economics courses at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU). Located in Amsterdam’s business district, the School of Economics & Business Administration has applied for AACSB accreditation and offers courses in Business Information Systems, Finance, International Business Law, Global Supply Chain Management, Organization Theory, and many other topics. You can also supplement your studies at the VU with an IES Abroad course taught at the Center in Art History, Art, Cultural Studies, Dutch, or Gender Studies.... [-]


Amsterdam - Study in Amsterdam

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters January 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

Our Study in Amsterdam Program takes advantage of the city’s unique balance of history and contemporary culture and lets you structure your studies at the prestigious Universiteit van Amsterdam (UvA) and at the IES Abroad Center.

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Overview

Are you eager to take an independent, fresh look at the world—and at yourself? Let Amsterdam redefine your perspective. This progressive city is known for its cutting-edge contributions to the arts, business, politics, and social policy, and for its importance in the history of Europe and the world.

Our Study in Amsterdam Program takes advantage of the city’s unique balance of history and contemporary culture, and lets you structure your studies at the prestigious Universiteit van Amsterdam (UvA) and at the IES Abroad Center.

With a strong focus on internationalism, the UvA offers a wide range of courses for you to enroll in, including Conflict and Cultural Diversity, Globalization and International Relations, and Sociology. You can also choose from IES Abroad’s course offerings, in studio art, Dutch language, research, and other subjects.... [-]


Amsterdam - Psychology & Sciences

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters January 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

Envision yourself in a bio lab or a psychology lecture. Now look around you—you’re surrounded by Dutch and international students. Your classroom isn’t in one of those old familiar buildings on your home campus; it’s in one of Europe’s most exciting and unique cities—Amsterdam—at an internationally-recognized research university, the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU). [+]

Overview

Envision yourself in a bio lab or a psychology lecture. Now look around you—you’re surrounded by Dutch and international students. Your classroom isn’t in one of those old familiar buildings on your home campus; it’s in one of Europe’s most exciting and unique cities—Amsterdam—at an internationally-recognized research university, the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU). With its strong course offerings in psychology and the sciences, you’ll find English-taught courses at the VU to apply to your major, from Experimental Cell Biology to The History and Philosophy of Psychology. You can dive deep into your major, but you also have the opportunity to expand your studies with IES Abroad course options, such as offerings in Dutch language and culture, sexuality and gender, studio art, and art history. Amsterdam will be your classroom. Sharpen your independent research skills by getting out and volunteering, observing, or visiting organizations for the IES Abroad Research Seminar. Or practice your new Dutch language skills as you peruse fresh produce with friends at the popular Noordermarkt. If you are adventurous and willing to explore, you will feel what it's like to live as a real Dutch student. We want you to feel at home in Amsterdam, so we do everything we can to help you integrate into life in the city. From housing to cultural events, our job is to make sure you have the best, most authentic study abroad experience possible.... [-]


Course: Amsterdam - Law & Criminology

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters January 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

You’re considering attending law school after graduation—wouldn’t it be helpful to get a glimpse of what law school is like before you go and also figure out what type of legal career you’re looking for? This program offers you that opportunity. Learn about comparative law in an international context while studying abroad with us in the Netherlands, where local students start their law degree at the Bachelor’s level. [+]

Overview

You’re considering attending law school after graduation—wouldn’t it be helpful to get a glimpse of what law school is like before you go and also figure out what type of legal career you’re looking for? This program offers you that opportunity. Learn about comparative law in an international context while studying abroad with us in the Netherlands, where local students start their law degree at the Bachelor’s level. By enrolling in this program, you add international law and criminology experience to your transcript—a great talking point when interviewing for law school or your first job. Enroll in an IES Abroad-taught core course on law, and three to four law- or criminology-related courses at the renowned Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU). With Dutch and international students as your peers on assignments like case briefs and moot court, you gain a valuable international perspective that only comes with studying abroad. The Netherlands will be your classroom. Observe some of Europe’s most progressive laws in action and have access to the professionals and experts who can help you put them in context. Imagine visiting the International Court in The Hague, sitting in on the arbitrations in a Dutch court, or talking to professionals at NGOs who work on human rights. From field trips that take you off the beaten path to places like Rotterdam, Maastricht, or the Island of Texel to course-related excursions in and around Amsterdam, you’ll also gain valuable insight into what you’re learning in the classroom. We want you... [-]


Amsterdam Direct Enrollment - Gerrit Rietveld Academie

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters August 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

As an Art student, you’ll flourish in the thriving arts environment of Amsterdam, a city known for its ability to embrace expressions of the human spirit. [+]

Overview

As an Art student, you’ll flourish in the thriving arts environment of Amsterdam, a city known for its ability to embrace expressions of the human spirit. The Gerrit Rietveld Academie is a progressive, innovative art and design school that values the productive interplay between theory and practice, between research and experimentation. With a philosophy that stresses independence and creativity through a highly-individualized curriculum, the GRA wants you to be self reliant and highly motivated—qualities you’ll need to be a successful professional artist. Within the GRA’s unstructured group studio environment, you are not given assignments or syllabi, but receive individual coaching from Academie tutors. The GRA’s population is diverse, with more than 50 nationalities represented in its student body. Most of the Academie’s 200 tutors are independent artists or designers who bring real-world, professional experience to the classroom. Amsterdam will also be your classroom. Study the Dutch Golden Age in art at the famous Rijksmuseum or the famous works at the Van Gogh Museum. And be sure to enjoy one of the many concerts that take place at the prestigious Amsterdam Concertgebouw. We want you to feel at home in Amsterdam, so we do everything we can to help you integrate into life abroad. Our goal is to give you every resource you need to make the most of living and learning in Amsterdam.... [-]


Amsterdam Direct Enrollment - Conservatorium van Amsterdam

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters August 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

As a Music student, you’ll flourish in the thriving arts environment of Amsterdam, a city known for its ability to embrace expressions of the human spirit. [+]

Overview

As a Music student, you’ll flourish in the thriving arts environment of Amsterdam, a city known for its ability to embrace expressions of the human spirit. Enrolling in the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, the largest and most diverse music conservatory in the Netherlands, integrates you fully into a specialized institution where you study with other students who are dedicated to the study of music. The Conservatorium van Amsterdam takes full advantage of Amsterdam’s established reputation in music to offer outstanding instruction in classical and jazz music performance, theory, and composition. The Conservatorium is dedicated to upholding superior standards of teaching, performing, and creating music through a highly-individualized course of study. If you wish to study at the CvA, you should be a strong and independent Performance, Composition, or Theory major with the motivation and intention to become a professional musician, music scholar, or composer. A member of the Amsterdam School of the Arts, the CvA was originally established as the Amsterdam Conservatorium in 1884. The vast majority of courses at the CvA are taught in English. Finally, we want you to feel at home in Amsterdam, so we do everything we can to help you integrate into life abroad. We also take you on field trips to see some of the Netherlands’ great cities, such as Groningen and Maastricht.... [-]


Health Policy, Governance and Finance in Fragile and Conflict-affected Environments (HPGF FCE)

Royal Tropical Institute (KIT)
Online & Campus Combined Full time 3 weeks April 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

What are the key issues in addressing governance challenges in fragile and conflict-affected environments? What are the consequences of health financing policies and what are the opportunities for developing an effective health workforce in countries emerging from crisis? [+]

If you are a health professional working in or with countries in crisis, working as health personnel in government institutions, NGOs, UN agencies and humanitarian organisations or as an independent consultant, then this course is intended for you.

This residential training programme for health professionals explores the complex fields of policy, financing, management and governance in Fragile and Conflict-affected Environments.

Content

What are the key issues in addressing governance challenges in fragile and conflict-affected environments? What are the consequences of health financing policies and what are the opportunities for developing an effective health workforce in countries emerging from crisis? This course explores the complex fields of policy, financing, management and governance. Participants discuss common patterns and approaches to policy analysis, explore the difficulties of resource allocation mechanisms, and evaluate the challenges of regulating health care provision in a crisis context. You will be exposed to real life examples, learning from successes and failures in rebuilding health sectors. Participants learn to define and explore policy options to address key policy gaps.... [-]