ProgrammesModule: Induction Module
Course Title: Induction Module
Course Code: UU-M-IND100
Programme: Master of Public Administration (MPA) - MW
The Induction module serves as a short introduction to postgraduate studies. It is designed to prepare and familiarize students with basic but important tools, knowledge and skills they need to successfully complete their Programme. Students learn to navigate and use the VLE (Virtual Learning Environment) and its various tools, communicate with their instructor and interact with their peers.
They exercise academic writing by applying research practices: citing and referencing sources and avoiding plagiarism. Thus, students learn how to write and submit their assignments, both formative and summative, through which they practice their academic skills. Finally, they are introduced to important University regulations.
Typical Module duration: 4.0 Week(s)