Information on the acquistion of credits (ECTS)

Information on the acquisition of credit points (ECTS):

In our lecture program you find both ZAK seminars, as well as lectures offered by faculties of KIT. Credits can be acquired in all seminars offered by ZAK. Please discuss with the relevant lecturer, which academic performances are required for the credits you wish to achieve.

  • 2 credits: Regular active participation, maybe cooperation with other course members for designing small presentations or similar tasks.
  • 3 credits: Regular active participation and preparation of oral presentation, protocol, reflection paper or short essay.
  • 4 credits: Regular active participation, oral presentation and written essay (8-10 pages, 24.000-30.000 characters) or oral exam (25 – 30 mins) or written exam.
  • 5 credits: Regular active participation, oral presentation and written essay (10-15 pages, 30.000-45.000 characters) or oral exam (25 – 30 mins) or written exam.
  • 6 credits: Regular active participation, oral presentation and written essay (15 – 20 pages, 45.000-60.000 characters).

In consultation, a written exam or oral exam with additional written performance is possible. In case you wish to achieve credits in one of the lectures listed in the ZAK lecture program, which are offered by KIT faculties, please discuss this with the relevant lecturer.