Computer Science and Education

The specialisation Computer Science and Education (EDU) is offered as a joint programme with the Leiden University Graduate School of Teaching (ICLON). It prepares students for a career as computer science (in Dutch: ‘informatica’) teacher. This programme leads up to the so-called “eerstegraads-lesbevoegdheid”, qualifying the student to teach in Dutch upper secondary education.
Students who complete the specialisation Computer Science and Education are admissible to a PhD programme.

Why choose Computer Science in Leiden?

  1. Research at LIACS has an excellent international reputation. Moreover, in Elsevier’s Best Studies survey students have ranked this master programme as best of its kind in the Netherlands.
  2. The strength of the programme is its individual approach: an individually tailored programme is designed for each student.
  3. The researchers and assistants are easily accessible. Students and staff work closely together in a research-oriented environment.

Master details

  • This is a specialisation of: Computer Science
  • Degree Master of science
  • Mode of study Full-time
  • Duration 2 years
  • Language of instruction English
  • Location Leiden
  • Croho/isat code 60300

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