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Faculty of InternationalSample Institute

Study Skills Course

The study skills course is designed for students in their first semesters. The aim of this
subject-specific event is to convey skills relevant to the degree programme and to introduce students to internal university communication. It includes:

  • working in international (study) groups
  • presenting at the university and in a professional environment
  • time and self-management during studies
  • examination formats (written exams, term paper, etc.) and preparing for exams
  • communication at the university (mastery of email correspondance with lecturers, face-to-face consultations)
  • intercultural exchange

In addition to regular active participation, the performance assessment includes an oral presentation (3 CP).

If you have any questions about the course, please contact studienstart-international(at)verw.uni-koeln.de.