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Visit the Experience Day on 10 February 2018

Study Information

Experience Day BSc Security Studies

10 February 2018
Wijnhaven Building
Turfmarkt 99
2511 DP Den Haag

Get a taste of Security Studies!

Do you read the international news with interest, seeking the interaction between global (security) events and their effect upon people, nations and organisations? Are you an engaged and curious critical thinker? Are you stimulated to find solutions to the crucial security and safety issues that arise every day? Do you want to learn from leading academics and security professionals? Then the Bachelor’s in Security Studies is for you!

Are you interested in learning more about this new and challenging Bachelor programme?

Then join our Experience Day on Saturday 10 February 2018!

Get a taste of Security Studies and our campus in The Hague by visiting seminars, meeting students and staff.




 10:00 -10:30 hrs

Arrival and registration

 10:30 – 11:15 hrs

For prospective students, parents/ guides


Mini lecture: Introduction into Security & Safety   


This session will offer you a snapshot of what a plenary lecture in the programme is like. We will introduce you to the programme and explore key concepts including security, safety and risk.

 11.15 – 11.30 hrs


 11:30 – 12:15 hrs

For prospective students only


Mini tutorial: Introduction to Skills Lab: Critical Thinking


In this session, we will focus on one of the key skills taught during skills labs, which is being able to think critically.We will introduce you to a number of tools to help you think critically and build strong academic argumentation. We will put these skills to practice through an interactive discussion held at the end of the workshop on a current security case study.

For parents/ guides


Q&A about the BSc Security Studies


 12:15 – 13:00 hrs

Meet and greet students and staff   (for prospective students,  parents & guides)


You have the opportunity to meet with our student ambassador, student  information officers, teachers and staff of the programme. Also, you can find general information there regarding studying at the Campus of Leiden University in The Hague and student life in the Hague.

 13:00 - 13:15 hrs

Tour Wijnhaven building (optional)  (for prospective students, parents & guides)


After the programme, you are welcome to walk around the information market where you can find general information regarding studying at the Campus of Leiden University in The Hague and student life in the Hague.

We look forward to meeting you on 10 February 2018!

7 April: Next Experience Day

The programme of the Experience Day of Security Studies on 10 February is limited to the mini-lecture and the meet & greet. Do you want to experience the full programme? Join us at the next experience day on 7 April.

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