International Minor VUmc Medical Science

Here you will find all descriptions of courses in the minor. Please go to for more information about the contents of the minor programme.

As part of the first semester of year 3 of the bachelor program
((September- January) an English taught minor of 24/30 ECTS is offered
to all student, including (international and national) students of
partner institutions of VU and VUmc.

The minor program at VUmc consists of a general introductory course
followed by different tracks of choice each consisting of three
individual courses . The tracks cover a wide variety of subjects such
as Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, Infection and Immunology,
Neurology and Psychiatry, Global Health, Clinical Epidemiology, Surgery,
Child Health Care, Medical Technology, Healthy Ageing and Human Movement
Sciences. At the end of this semester, students are expected to write a
bachelor thesis on a topic of choice
Course name Period Credits Code Pdf
Minor Literature Essay Semester 1 6.0 M_BMITS16
Translational Sciences in Medicine Semester 1 6.0 M_BTSM16
Name course part Code Pdf
Minor Optional Modules MMI_OM16
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