VLAG general courses

General courses deal with various issues relevant for the professional and personal development of PhD candidates.

VLAG organises the following general courses:

VLAG PhD week

The VLAG PhD week is a compulsory part of the VLAG education programme and it is specifically meant as an introductory course for freshman PhD candidates.

44th edition: 16 – 19 September 2019

45th edition: 2 - 5 December 2019

Organised by: VLAG
Contact person: Mrs. Vesna Pršić, MSc (Vesna.Prsic@wur.nl)

Philosophy and Ethics of Food Science and Technology

This series of six Thursday afternoon discussion sessions will include hands-on dealings with ethical, philosophical, and societal issues surrounding science.
The 15th edition of this course will take place in January and February 2020.

Organised by: VLAG in the context of WGS
Contact person: Mrs. Vesna Pršić, MSc (Vesna.Prsic@wur.nl)

VLAG Statistics courses 2019

We will offer the following courses in 2019. Registration is open for these courses

  1. Introduction to R, 2 days; 20 participants
  2. Applied Statistics, 3 days; 20 participants
  3. Chemometrics (Multivariate Statistics), 3 days; 20 participants