The Mentorship course is an obligatory part of the first-year BA Dutch Studies programme.
This non-credit course is designed to offer students instruction and practice in academic skills, such as:
study skills, time management
reading and skimming academic literature
library skills, assessing (online) resources
The students will improve their skills in:
using their study time efficiently, studying effectively
identifying the main topics and the main ideas in academic lectures and publications
finding relevant literature and assessing its general quality and reliability
The timetable is available on the Dutch Studies website.
The classes take place 3 times during the year. For detailed information, please, consult the Blackboard page of the course.
Mode of instruction
Interactive lectures and tutorials.
No credits (= 0 EC)
2 hours x 3 classes = 6 hours
Self-study of the library’s online tutorials = 2 hours
Obligartory attendance, active participation
Blackboard will be used for
general course information
a detailed timetable
distributing course material
Registration Studeren à la carte and Contractonderwijs