A directed studies format with English language will adopted for your theoretical courses. This means a maximum of three to four students per course. You will discuss the chapters of your home university text book directly with your professor while meeting once a week for 1,5 h. As most German students will attend theoretical lectures or seminar with up to thirty particpants you will be provide with the academic luxury of an independent studies format. However, exmans must be taken in this type of course as well.
Prior to your arrival your professor will get in contact with your home university advisor to receive information on your course requirements including the name of your textbook at home, the course syllabus und any other particular teaching goals. At the end of your stay in Kassel, you will receive a student transcript in English language listing all your courses and the corresponding grades and credits.