FAQ Sustainability Spring Days

FAQ

Here, you can find information regarding the Sustainability Spring Days.

How long can I register for the Sustainability Spring Days?
The registration for 2022 has not yet begun.
What rules apply to absences and can they be compensated?
Students who are temporarily absent due to exams or illness may still achieve credit points if the absence does not exceed 3 hours. Absences of more than 3 hours will be compensated by editing more questions in the reflection report.
Please inform us in advance if you have absences during the Sustainability Spring Days, we will give you more detailed information.
Which requirements do I have to provide to achieve 2, 3, 4 or 5 credit points?
  • 2 credit points: Participation in all components of the Sustainability Spring Days at KIT 2021
    + Reflection report question 1 – 4 (6,000 – 9,000 characters incl. blanks)
  • 3 credit points: Participation in all components of the Sustainability Spring Days at KIT 2021
    + Reflection report question 1 – 9 (12,000 – 15,000 characters incl. blanks)
  • 4 credit points: Participation in all components of the Sustainability Spring Days at KIT 2021
    + Reflection report question 1 – 4 (6,000 – 9,000 characters incl. blanks)
    + Participation in the workshop Self-experiments
    + Conduct and document a self experiment (graded if required)
  • 5 credit points (only possible in the Supplementary Studies on Culture and Society): Participation in all components of the Sustainability Spring Days at KIT 2021
    + Reflection report question 1 – 9 (12,000 – 15,000 characters incl. blanks)
    + Participation in the workshop Self-experiments
    + Conduct and document a self experiment (graded if required)
You can find this information in the reflection report as well.
Until when do I have to submit the reflection report?
Please email the reflection report, fully edited, to fruehlingstage∂zak.kit.edu by Sunday, 14th of April 2022.
Do the classic excursions take place in presence?
At the moment, the Spring Days at KIT 2022 are being planned in presence. Depending on the circumstances of the pandemic, the Spring Days 2022 may take place in an online format like in 2021. More information will be offered in time.
In which semester will the credit points be credited?
Even though the credit points are not uploaded until the summer semester due to the processing time, they are assigned to the winter semester in which the Sustainability Spring Days take place.
What should I do if I finish my studies at KIT at the end of the winter semester and need the credit points urgently?
For individual solutions, please contact us in time by mail or phone.
I am not studying, but would still like to participate in workshops and excursions.
Both students and guest auditors can participate in the workshops and excursions. Students must register via the registration system. Guest auditors who wish to attend individual workshops and excursions should contact us via email at fruehlingstage∂zak.kit.edu prior to the event.
All other individuals are welcome to attend the public Keynote Speech and the Fair of Opportunities. Both take place online and can be attended without registration.
Who can I contact if I have open questions regarding my registration, the programme, or anything else?
Best, email us directly at fruehlingstage∂zak.kit.edu.