Old guidelines Complementary courses (2012-2013)

In order to fulfil the requirements of Climate-KIC's overarching learning aims, complementary courses are selected that cover topics which are not fully addressed in the main Master study. You need to choose courses for a total of 12 ects.


Below, you will find a specification of the courses we offer at our three Dutch partner universities. It is possible to choose courses at your own and at another Climate-KIC university, both within the Netherlands and abroad.

Delft University of Technology

At the Delft University of Technology you are expected to take courses in addition to your regular curriculum. This means that if your Master program is more focused on Climate Sciences, you're expected to take Entrepreneurship courses worth 12 ECTS, and vice versa.

Climate Science Courses

  • Building Design & Engineering Seminars (6 ECTS)
  • Climate Ethics (3 ECTS)
  • Delft Lectures on Architectural Sustainability (3 ECTS)
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (3 ECTS)
  • Environmental Physics (6 ECTS)
  • Environmental Sustainability in the Built Environment (4 ECTS)
  • Smart & Bioclimatic Design (6 ECTS)
  • Special Topics in Geosciences and Sustainable Development (3 ECTS)
  • Strategic & Sustainable Design (3 ECTS)
  • Sustainable Design Strategies for Product Development (3 ECTS)
  • Sustainable Innovation and Social Change (6 ECTS)
  • Sustainable Mobility and Vehicle Design (3 ECTS)
  • Technology and Sustainability (6 ECTS)

Entrepreneurship Courses

  • Corporate Entrepreneurship (6 ECTS)
  • Creative Facilitation (3 ECTS)
  • Design Challenge (12 ECTS)
  • Ready to startup (6 ECTS)
  • Starting New Ventures (3 ECTS)
  • Sustainable Entrepreneurship (3 ECTS)
  • Turning Technology into Business (6 ECTS)

Utrecht University

  • Technology Related Venturing (7,5 ECTS), with an assignment regarding a sustainability subject      
  • Sustainable Entrepreneurship (7,5 ECTS)

Wageningen University

  • Academic Consultancy Training (9 ECTS)
  • Advanced Management and Marketing (6 ECTS)
  • Case Study Management / Advanced Business strategy (6 ECTS)
  • Modular Skill Training (3 ECTS)
  • New Venture Creation: from Idea to Business plan (6 ECTS)