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The international curriculum of the faculty of Education, Health and Social Work aims at offering higher education from an international, intercultural and interdisciplinary and innovative point of view.

Participation in this curriculum turns out to be an exciting learning experience and a challenge for further professional and personal development. This international curriculum covers subjects such as special education, issues on social welfare, contemporary education systems, ICT, working in an intercultural context, prevention, social philosophy and ethics, and psychology.

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Incoming student advisers
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Course catalogue

Select courses according to your educational background and future aspirations. Compose your multidisciplinary curriculum by choosing a coherent set of courses from one or more of the subject areas below and if you wish, combine them with general courses.

Contact 
incoming@hogent.be 
in case of questions.

General courses
Autumn Semester Spring Semester
Interdisciplinary collaboration in health care (3 credits) Working in an intercultural context (3 credits)
Working in an intercultural context (3 credits) Quality of life: an interdisciplinary perspective (3 credits)
  European universal prevention curriculum (3 credits)
Biomedical laboratory technology
Autumn Semester Spring Semester
Bacteriology 2 (5 credits) Bacteriology 1 (6 credits)
Bioinformatics for biomedical research (3 credits) Histology (4 credits)
Biotechnology (9 credits) Immunology (6 credits)
Medical bacteriology 2 (5 credits) Medical bacteriology 1 (6 credits)
Interprofessional and international research project (3 credits) Microbiology (6 credits)
  Observational internship and (international) project (5 credits)
Nursing
Autumn Semester Spring Semester
Alternative medicine (3 credits) Diversity and international focus in health care (3 credits)
International and intercultural focus in health care (3 credits) Evidence-based nursing in health care (3 credits)
Internship - nursing (9 credits) International and intercultural focus in health care (3 credits)
Internship - nursing (15 credits) Internship - nursing (9 credits)
  Internship - nursing (15 credits)
Nutrition and dietetics
Autumn Semester Spring Semester
Diet and nutrition in chronic disease pathways (3 credits) Practice placement: food industry (3 credits)
Motivational interviewing in health care (3 credits) Public health care, international and intercultural orientation in nutrition and dietetics (3 credits)
Practice placement: food industry (3 credits)  
Speech-language therapy and audiology
Autumn Semester Spring Semester
Complex audiological case histories and best practice exchange groups (3 credits) Best practice exchange groups and case histories SLT (3 credits)
Complex logopaedic disorders (6 credits) Health promotion in speech therapy and audiology (4 credits)
Speech therapy / audiology in international perspective (3 credits) Speech therapy / audiology in international perspective (3 credits)
  Speech therapy / audiology across borders (3 credits)
Occupational therapy
Autumn Semester Spring Semester
Occupational therapy in international perspective (3 credits) Diversity and community work in occupational therapy (3 credits)
  Occupational therapy in international perspective (3 credits)
Social educational care work
Autumn Semester Spring Semester
Creative skills and methods 3 (3 credits) Creative skills and methods 2 (3 credits)
Social work
Autumn Semester Spring Semester
  Global awareness and engagement (5 credits)
  International topic: sustainable global justice (5 credits)
  International social work (10 credits)
  Global understanding (3 credits)
  Social work in intercultural context (4 credits)
Pre-primary and primary education
Autumn Semester Spring Semester
Socially engaged teaching (3 credits) Socially engaged teaching (3 credits)
Innovative teaching methods in preschool and primary education (in French) (3 credits) Group work in (pre-)primary education (3 credits)
Secondary education
Autumn Semester Spring Semester
Cross-curricular and project-based teaching (3 credits) Physical education: advanced level individual sports (3 credits)
International trends in sports (3 credits) Physical education: advanced level team sports (3 credits)
Physical education: individual sports 1 (3 credits) Physical movement: advanced level fitness (3 credits)
Physical education: team sports 1 (3 credits) Physical movement: advanced level recreational sports (3 credits)
Physical movement: basic fitness (3 credits)  
Physical movement: outdoor educator (3 credits)