Curriculum

On these pages you will find information about the current curriculum of the general doctoral program as well as past curricula of our doctoral students. Furthermore, we have compiled information on module bookings for you.

Curriculum structure of the doctorate

Please note: Some coursework may qualify for several skill categories (e.g.: ECTS points from a methods summer school may be accredited for the skill research methods or academic summer school). In such cases you are free to select the skill category in agreement with your supervisor.

General Doctoral Program

General Doctoral Program
ECTS
Modules
"disciplinary skills"

(10 ECTS)
PhD -colloquium (compulsory) (1./2. semester)4

In each category, a maximum of 6 ECTS can be accredited.
Research experience
Research methods
Conference
Course of own field of research and dissertation relevant field (also e-learning)
Research visit / stay abroad
Publications
Workshops
Summerschools
"transferable skills"

(2 ECTS)
Workshops, summerschools, etc.
Committees
Mentoring / Brown bag lunches
Language courses
University didactics
Scientific communication
Teaching
Management and Finance
Writing dissertation -
Final defense-
12 credit points