Honours+ Students

Find everything you need for your participation in the Honours+ programme! Consult the student manual, keep an eye on upcoming events and deadlines, sign up for workshops, and contact the Honour+ Central Management Team.

The H+ Team Challenges

Read up on the different interdisciplinary team challenges we are offering this year in Honours+.

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Online Honours+ Student Manual

Detailed programme information for current Honours+ students:
find everything you need to successfully complete the Honours+ programme!

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H+ Tips, tricks and documents

We have gathered some useful tips and tricks for you to use during your Honours+ journey.

Honours+ Workshops

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Central & Informal Events

More info about the Central & Informal Events we are organizing in Honours+.

 

Honours+ Upcoming Events & Deadlines

Mark your calendars!
Make sure to check the Honours+ Student Handbook to inform yourself about all mandatory programme elements of Honours+.

Ready? Set? Go! Honours+ Kick-Off Event

Deadline: Tuesday, October 29th.

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  1. Attend the Honours+ Kick-Off event;

Ready? Set? Go! Team kick-off

  1. Schedule your first team meeting together with your Supervisor, to set ground rules for teamwork;
  2. Pick up the team-building assignment at EDLAB (please inform us when you are planning to come in);
  3. Complete the assignment during the Team kick-off meeting;
  4. Hand in the assignment back at EDLAB.

Deadline: Friday, November 29th.

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And we're off!: Question formulation & Clarifying research focus

Deadline: Friday, January 17th.

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  1. Complete your team’s literature review on the topic of the challenge;
  2. Define your final research question;
  3. Create a hypothesis;
  4. Send a draft to your Supervisor for feedback.

And we're off!: Select research methods & Data collection

  1. Make your hypothesis testable;
  2. Design the actual study, define the methodology;
  3. Collect the necessary data;
  4. Send a draft to your Supervisor for feedback.

Deadline: Friday, March 6th.

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And we're off!: Attend 2 workshops of your choosing

Deadline: Friday, March 13th.

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  1. Sign up on time for two workshops (limited spaces);
  2. Attend both the workshops;

Halfway there: Schedule the Midterm Feedback Session

  1. Prepare for the meeting by watching the instructional video and reading the information booklet;
  2. Prepare the cubes (cut-out);
  3. Attend the actual meeting as a team, with the Supervisor present, and make agreements for the second half of the team challenge and your team’s functioning.

Deadline: Friday, March 20th.

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Halfway there: Analysis & Data interpretation

Deadline: Friday, April 17th.

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  1. Organize the collected data;
  2. Analyze the results;
  3. Send a draft to your Supervisor for feedback.

Wrap it up! Conclusion

  1. Generalize your results. Relate what you have learnt on a small scale to the bigger picture;
  2. Provide potential suggestions for further research;
  3. Highlight the potential solution you are offering (applied research challenges), or the new knowledge you added to the already existing knowledge on this topic (theoretical research challenges);
  4. Send a draft to your Supervisor for feedback.

Deadline: Tuesday, April 28th.

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Wrap it up! Share your work

Deadline: Friday, May 8th.

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  1. Send the final report to your Supervisor and to honoursplus@maastrichtuniversity.nl;
  2. Send your PowerPoint slides for your pitch to honoursplus@maastrichtuniversity.nl;
  3. Send the digital file of the poster to honoursplus@maastrichtuniversity.nl;

Wrap it up! Honours+ Closing Event.

Deadline: Thursday, May 14th.

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  1. Hand in the printed poster at EDLAB, Tapijn Building Z, room 0.003 (Tuesday May 12th 16:00);
  2. Attend the Closing Event on Thursday May 14th;
  3. Hand in your poster reimbursement forms and original printing receipts at EDLAB (Friday May 29th);

Wrap it up! Team Closing Session

  1. Schedule your team closing session together with your Supervisor to evaluate and discuss the results of the team challenge.

Deadline: Friday, May 29th.

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I have a question for the Honours+ Central Management Team.

Before emailing us, please consult the student handbook and the FAQ page or contact your mentor, coach or ask a fellow PREMIUM student.