Specialist Courses (Bioscience) Engineering

Specialist courses (co-)organised by the Doctoral School of (Bioscience) Engineering

Course Title / Subject Academic Year / Dates Competencies as defined in the competency matrix for PhD students*
From PhD to SME 2022: a 1-year leadership programme developed by VOKA 

Feb 2022 until Dec 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Informal leadership, Career development (PL)

Communication, International & cross-cultural mindset (IS)

Community engagement (PR)

NB-Photonics – Multidisciplinary seminars

AY 2021-2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity, Project management (CT)

Bioresource Recovery – putting the circular economy to action

Oct 2021 until June 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity (CT)

Communication, Teamwork, International & cross-cultural mindset (IS)

Research to Market

 

AY 2021-2022 (recurring)

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Informal leadership, Career development (PL)

Communication, International & cross-cultural mindset (IS)

Community engagement (PR)

Expedition DO! (counts as specialist course + 1 transferable skills seminar Research & Valorization)

AY 2021-2022 (recurring)

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Informal leadership, Career development (PL)

Communication, International & cross-cultural mindset (IS)

Community engagement (PR)

Industrial Water Production and Treatment

February - May 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Innovation & creativity (CT)

Cancer

February - May 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity, Project management (CT)

Communication, International & cross-cultural mindset (IS)

qPCR course ONLINE

5-6 May 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity (CT)

DS2BE: Doctoral Seminars on Sustainability Research in the Built Environment

24-25 May 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills (CT)

Community engagement (PR)

Photophysics, Photonics and Optoelectronic Applications of Optical Materials

2-3 July 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills (CT)

Microplastics in the environment and their measurement techniques

29 August - 1 September 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills (CT)

Community engagement (PR)

Specialist course on Light and Fluorescence Microscopy

7-9 September 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity (CT)

Digital PCR based nucleic acid quantification

13-15 September 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity (CT)

Material chemistry and physics

September 2022 - June 2023

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity (CT)

 *Every competency corresponds to a skill cluster: EX: Expertise; CT: Critical Thinking; PL: Professional Leadership; IS: Interpersonal Skills; PR: Professionalism

Selection of other courses

PhD students who want to include one of the courses listed below or any other course in their Doctoral Training Programme are required to submit an application for recognition.

Course Title / Subject Dates Organiser Registration

M2: Drawing conclusions from data: an introduction

November 9, 16, 23 and 30, December 7 and 14, 2021, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser

M3: Single cell seq data analysis bootcamp

November 17 and 24, December 1, 8 and 15, 2021, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M4: Getting started with Python for data scientists

December 6, 9, 13, 16 and 20, 2021, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M5: Exploiting sources of variation in your data: the ANOVA approach

January 11, 18 and 25, February 1 and 8, 2022, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M7: Identifying latent data structures: structural equation modelling I&II

February 7 and 8, 2022, 9 am & May 23 and 24, 2022, 9 am IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M8: High dimensional data analysis February 7, 10, 14, 17, 21 and 24, 2022, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M11: From prior belief to data driven evidence: Bayesian data analysis in action

February 15 and 22, March 1, 8, 15 and 22, 2022, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M12: Explaining and predicting outcomes with linear regression

March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31, 2022, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M14: Microbiome data analysis bootcamp

April 4, 5, and 6, 2022 9 am IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M16: From language to information: natural language processing

April 11, 12 & 13, 2022, from 9 am IPVW (ICES) Organiser

M18: Artificial neural networks: from the ground up

April 21 and 28, May 5, 12 and 18, 2022, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser

M19: Machine learning with Python

April 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, June 13, 2022, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
VIB Training Initiatives 2021-2022 VIB Organiser
Intellectual Property and Valorization 2021-2022 Ghent University OASIS course code I001967

 

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