English Taught Course Choices for Exchange Students

Academic Year 2020/21

listed courses are still subject to change

The course list for the academic year 2019/20 is available here.

Exchange students can prepare their individual study plan.

When choosing courses, please note:

  • You have to select a minimum of 20 ECTS for your learning agreement.
  • Mixing courses from different faculties is not possible.
  • Please check the course prerequisites and course descriptions before selecting courses.

Additional Courses

  • You can select additional courses from the offers of our Language Center.
  • Selected English taught courses are available in our General Studies program.
Please Note
  • an A2 level in German is recommended for Architecture Bachelor students, since the courses are partially taught in German

Undergraduate

Architecture
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Architecture B.A. 5th semester Design Studio (Entwerfen 5) 10  
Architecture B.A One Elective 5 Elective

Please Note: Offered electives can vary each semester.

Course descriptions: Module Handbook  Architecture

 

Civil Engineering
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Civil Engineering B.Sc. Individually Tutored Final Year Project 10  

Course descriptions: Module Handbook Civil Engineering

 

Graduate

Advanced Architecture
Program Level Course Name ETCS Comments
Advanced Architecture M.Sc. Lecture Series Construction 5  
Advanced Architecture M.Sc. International Design Project 5  
Advanced Architecture M.Sc. New Buildings - Design and Construction 10  
Advanced Architecture M.Sc. Rehabilitate, Reuse, Add-on 5 Elective
Advanced Architecture M.Sc. Urban Renewable and Redevelopment 5 Elective
Advanced Architecture M.Sc. Climate Design 5 Elective

Please Note:  From the list of elective courses a minimum of two courses are offered per each term in English.

Course descriptions:  Module Handbook Advanced Architecture

 

Urban Agglomeration
Program Level Course Name ETCS Comments
Urban Agglomerations M.Sc. Urban Development and Sustainable Cities 5 Access limited to specific partner institutions
Urban Agglomerations M.Sc. Mobility in Cities 5 Access limited to specific partner institutions
Urban Agglomerations M.Sc. Social and Cultural Challenges of Cities 5 Access limited to specific partner institutions
Urban Agglomerations M.Sc. Land Management and Land Use Planning 5 Access limited to specific partner institutions
Urban Agglomerations M.Sc. Geographical Informations Systems 5 Access limited to specific partner institutions
Urban Agglomerations M.Sc. Scientific Methods and Academic Skills 2,5 Access limited to specific partner institutions
Urban Agglomerations M.Sc. Deutsche Sprache und Kommunikation 2,5 Access limited to specific partner institutions

Undergraduate

Architecture
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Architecture B.A. 5th semester Design Studio (Entwerfen 5) 10  
Architecture B.A One Elective 5 Elective

Please Note: Offered electives can vary each semester.

Course descriptions: Module Handbook  Architecture

 

Civil Engineering
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Civil Engineering B.Sc. Individually Tutored Final Year Project 10  

Course descriptions: Module Handbook Civil Engineering

 

Graduate

Advanced Architecture
Program Level Course Name ETCS Comments
Advanced Architecture M.Sc. Lecture Series Design 5  
Advanced Architecture M.Sc. Impromptu Designs 5  
Advanced Architecture M.Sc. Urban Contexts - Design and Construction 10  
Advanced Architecture M.Sc. Existing Contexts - Design and Construction 10  
Advanced Architecture M.Sc. Visions & Utopias 5 Elective
Advanced Architecture M.Sc. Experimental Design 5 Elective
Advanced Architecture M.Sc. Construction Design 5 Elective

Please Note:  From the list of elective courses a minimum of two courses are offered per each term in English

Course descriptions:  Module Handbook Advanced Architecture

 

Urban Agglomerations
Program Level Course Name ETCS Comments
Urban Agglomerations M.Sc. Interdisciplinary Project Work 10 Access limited to specific partner institutions
Urban Agglomerations M.Sc. Urban Infrastructure: Water and Sewage 5 Access limited to specific partner institutions
Urban Agglomerations M.Sc. Urban Infrastructure: Waste and Energy 5 Access limited to specific partner institutions
Urban Agglomerations M.Sc. Green and Public Space 5 Access limited to specific partner institutions
Urban Agglomerations M.Sc. Scientific Methods and Academic Skills 2,5 Access limited to specific partner institutions
Urban Agglomerations M.Sc. Deutsche Sprache und Kommunikation 2,5 Access limited to specific partner institutions
Please Note
  • Mixing courses of different study programs is allowed. Schedule overlaps are possible.
  • Courses from graduate programs can be chosen if the required prerequisites are met.

Undergraduate

Biological Process Engineering
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Biological Process Engineering B.Sc. Special Topics 2,5 one week lecture, before start of lecture period

Course descriptions: Module handbook Bioprocess Engineering

 

Computer Science
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Computer Science B.Sc. Statistics 5  
Computer Science B.Sc. Software Engineering - Analysis 5 Pass/fail class
Computer Science B.Sc. Object-Oriented-Programming - Java 5 advanced class
Computer Science B.Sc. Databases 5  
Computer Science B.Sc. Computer Networks 5  
Computer Science B.Sc. Operating Systems 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Computer Science

 

Computer Science - Mobile Applications
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Computer Science-Mobile Applications B.Sc. Software Engineering - Analysis 5 Pass/ fail class
Computer Science-Mobile Applications B.Sc. Object-Oriented-Programming - Java 5 advanced class
Computer Science-Mobile Applications B.Sc. Databases 5  
Computer Science-Mobile Applications B.Sc. Computer Networks 5  
Computer Science-Mobile Applications B.Sc. Embedded Systems 5  
Computer Science-Mobile Applications B.Sc. Operating Systems 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Computer Science - Mobile Applications

 

Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology B.Eng. Academic Skills 5  
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology B.Eng. Smart Grids 10  
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology B.Eng. Digital Signals and Systems 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Electrical Engineering and Information Technology

 

Mechatronics
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Mechatronics B.Eng. Microcontroller Technology 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Mechatronics

 

Mechanical Engineering
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Mechanical Engineering B.Eng. CNC Machine Tools 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Mechanical Engineering

 

Service Engineering
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Service Engineering B.Eng. Product-Service-Studies 10 intensive course during semester, no exam after end of term

Course descriptions: Module handbook Service Engineering

 

Graduate

High Integrity Systems
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Advanced Formal Modelling 5  
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Introductory Data Analysis 5  
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Implementation of DBMS 5  
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Safety Critical Computer Systems 5  
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Mathematics Update 5  
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Formal Specification and Verification 5  
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. HIS Project 10  
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Advanced Real-Time Systems 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc Machine Learning 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Pattern Oriented Software Architecture 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Quantum Information Science 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Internet of Things 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Multivariate Data Analysis 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Simulation Methods 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Artificial Intelligence 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Standards and Certification 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Current Topics in HIS 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Selected Subjects in Current Web Engineering 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Mobile Systems and Applications 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Cloud Computing 5 Elective

Please note: Offered electives can vary each semester.

Course descriptions: Module handbook High Integrity Systems

 

Information Technology
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Information Technology M. Eng. Circuit Design for Communication Systems 5  
Information Technology M. Eng. Software Engineering 5  
Information Technology M. Eng. Image Processing and Identification of Dynamic Systems 5  
Information Technology M. Eng IT-Security 5  
Information Technology M. Eng Cultural Diversity and Business Ethics 5  
Information Technology M. Eng. Mobile Computing 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Information Technology

 

Mechatronics and Robotics
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Mechatronics and Robotics M.Sc. Autonomous Intelligent Systems 5  
Mechatronics and Robotics M.Sc. Computational Intelligence 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Mechatronics and Robotics

 

Undergraduate

Biological Process Engineering
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Biological Process Engineering B.Sc. Special Topics 2,5 one week lecture, before start of lecture period
Biological Process Engineering B.Sc. Heat and Mass Transfer 5  
Biological Process Engineering B.Sc. Biochemistry 5  
Biological Process Engineering B.Sc. Mechanical Process Engineering 5  
Biological Process Engineering B.Sc. Process Automation 5  
Biological Process Engineering B.Sc. Physical Chemistry and Chemical Reaction Engineering 5  

Course descriptions: Module Handbook Bioprocess Engineering

 

Computer Science
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Computer Science B.Sc. Real-time Systems 5  
Computer Science B.Sc. Practical Computer Networks and Applications 5 Pass/fail class
Computer Science B.Sc. Software engineering - Design 5  
Computer Science B.Sc. IT Security 5  
Computer Science B.Sc. Distributed Systems 5  
Computer Science B.Sc. Programming Exercises 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Computer Science

 

Computer Science - Mobile Applications
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Computer Science-Mobile Applications B.Sc. Software engineering - Design 5  
Computer Science-Mobile Applications B.Sc. IT Security 5  
Computer Science-Mobile Applications B.Sc. Distributed Systems 5  
Computer Science-Mobile Applications B.Sc. Mobile Application Exercises 5  
Computer Science-Mobile Applications B.Sc. Mobile Devices 5  
Computer Science-Mobile Applications B.Sc. Practical Computer Networks and Applications 5 Pass/ fail class

Course descriptions: Module handbook Computer Science - Mobile Applications

 

Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology B.Eng. Digital Signals and Systems 5  
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology B.Eng. Converters for Renewable Energy Systems 5  
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology B.Eng. Robotics and Autonomous Systems 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Electrical Engineering and Information Technology

 

International Business Information Systems
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
International Business Information Systems B.Sc. Enterprise Resource Planning with SAP 5 limited access, only students with background in Business Inf. Systems
International Business Information Systems B.Sc. Data Warehouses 5  
International Business Information Systems B.Sc. Intercultural Communication 5  
International Business Information Systems B.Sc E-Business 5  
International Business Information Systems B.Sc. Project Management 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook International Business Information Systems

 

Engineering Business Information Systems
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Engineering Business Information Systems B.Sc. Enterprise Resource Planning with SAP 5 limited access, only students with background in Business Inf. Systems
Engineering Business Information Systems B.Sc. Data Warehouses 5  
Engineering Business Information Systems B.Sc. IT Security 5  
Engineering Business Information Systems B.Sc Advanced Programming 5  
Engineering Business Information Systems B.Sc. Project Management 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Engineering Business Information Systems

 

Mechatronics
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Mechatronics B.Eng. Control systems 5  
Mechatronics B.Eng. Automotive Mechatronics 5 module runs till September; knowledge of Microcontroller Programming required

Course descriptions: Module handbook Mechatronics

 

Mechanical Engineering
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Mechanical Engineering B.Eng. Fluid Dynamics 5  
Mechanical Engineering B.Eng. Industrial Engineering and Quality Management 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Mechanical Engineering

 

Graduate

Bio and Environmental Engineering
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Bio and Environmental Engineering M.Eng. Biomass for Industrial Energy and Renewable Compounds 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Bio and Environmental Engineering

 

High Integrity Systems
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Safety Critical Computer Systems 5  
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Mathematics Update 5  
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Advanced IT Security 5  
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Data Mining 5  
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Advanced Distributed Systems 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Advanced Testing Methods 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Humane Machine Interface 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Smart Sensor Network Systems 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. System Theory and Modelling 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Transaction Management 5 Elective
High Integrity Systems M.Sc. Learning from Data 5 Elective

Please note: Offered electives can vary each semester.

Course descriptions: Module handbook High Integrity Systems

 

Information Technology
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Information Technology M. Eng. Vector Analysis 5  
Information Technology M. Eng. Stochastic Signals and Systems 5  
Information Technology M. Eng. Digital Baseband Transmission and Modulation Methods 5  
Information Technology M. Eng. Cloud Computing 5  
Information Technology M. Eng. Digital Switching and Routing 5  
Information Technology M. Eng. Computational Intelligence 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Information Technology

 

Mechatronic and Robotic
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Mechatronics and Robotics M.Sc. Image Processing and Identification of Dynamic Systems 5  
Mechatronics and Robotics M.Sc. Industrial Robots 5  

Course descriptions: Module handbook Mechatronics and Robotics

 

Please Note
  • In most cases exchange students in business can only be accepted for one semester, except students in double degree programs.
  • Selection of courses is final. Changes to courses or study programs will only be allowed as exceptions.
  • You have to complete a minimum of 20 ECTS per semester.
  • A minimum of 15 ECTS have to be selected from the Business and Law faculty course offers.
  • Please do not mix courses of different study programs. (exception: Students in International Finance)
  • Students with a completed Bachelor's degree can only select courses on Master level.

Undergraduate

International Business Administration
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
International Business Administration B.A. Marketing, Logistics and Production 5 Semester 3 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Financial and Management Accounting III 5 Semester 3 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Statistics for Business 5 Semester 3 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Macroeconomics 5 Semester 3 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Business Information Systems II 5 Semester 3 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Cultural Diversity 5 Semester 3 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. European and International Business Law 5 Semester 4 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. International Economics 5 Semester 4 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. International Marketing 5 Semester 4 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Transport, Geography and International Trade 5 Semester 4 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. International Finance 5 Semester 4 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Business Ethics 5 Semester 4 - Level

Please note: It is possible to mix courses from semester 3 and semester 4 level. Schedule overlaps are possible.

Course descriptions: Module Handbook International Business Administration

International Finance
For students with a major or minor in the academic fields of Finance or Banking
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
International Finance B.A. Comparative Banking 5  
International Finance B.A. Accounting for Finance 5  
International Finance B.A. Multinational Finance 5  
International Finance B.A. International Taxation 5  
International Finance B.A. International Accounting 5  
International Finance B.A. Multinational Corporate Finance 5  
International Finance B.A. Computer Based Investment Analysis 5 please only select this module if you fulfill all pre-requisites

Please Note: For students with a major in International Finance it is possible to select up to two courses from the program International Business Administration. Schedule overlaps are possible.

Course descriptions: Module Handbook International Finance

Tourism Management
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Tourism Management B.A. Business English 5  
Tourism Management B.A. Macroeconomics 5  
Tourism Management B.A. Controlling 5  

Course descriptions: Module Handbook Tourism Management

 

Aviation Management
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Aviation Management B.A. Business English 5  
Aviation Management B.A. Macroeconomics 5  
Aviation Management B.A. Controlling 5  

Graduate

Strategic Information Management
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Strategic Information Management M.Sc. Research Methods 5  
Strategic Information Management M.Sc. Data Science and Information Retrieval 5  
Strategic Information Management M.Sc. Applied Artificial Intelligence 5  
Strategic Information Management M.Sc. Data Management Analysis and Reporting 5  
Strategic Information Management M.Sc. International Strategic Management 5  
Strategic Information Management M.Sc. Boundaryless Leadership 5  

Please note: a bachelor degree in a related field is a prerequisite.

Course descriptions: Module Handbook Strategic Information Management

 

Leadership
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Leadership M.A. International Strategic Management 5  
Leadership M.A. Boundaryless Leadership 5  
Leadership M.A. Research Methods 5  

Please note: a bachelor degree in a related field is a prerequisite.

Course descriptions: Module Handbook Leadership

 

Accounting and Finance
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Accounting and Finance M.Sc. Financial Econometrics 5  
Accounting and Finance M.Sc. Financial Reporting and Capital Markets 5  
Accounting and Finance M.Sc. Digital Finance and Investment Analysis 10  

Please Note: A bachelor degree with a focus on finance is a prerequisite.

Course descriptions: Module Handbook Accounting and Finance

Global Logistics
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Global Logistics M.Sc. Selected Topics in Corporate Logistics 5  
Global Logistics M.Sc. Hub Logistics and Transport Logistics 5  
Global Logistics M.Sc. Selected Topics in Logistics and Economics 5  
Global Logistics M.Sc. It-Based Process Management with ERP-Systems 5  
Global Logistics M.Sc. International Trade and International Business Law 5  
Global Logistics M.Sc. Empirical and Quantitative Methods 5  
Global Logistics M.Sc. Simulation in Logistics 5  

Please Note: A bachelor degree in business administration or a related field is a prerequisite. Additionally, applicants need to proof that they have completed a minimum of 30 ECTS in courses with a logistics topic.

Course descriptions: Module Handbook Global Logistics

Undergraduate

International Business Administration
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
International Business Administration B.A. Marketing, Logistics and Production 5 Semester 3 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Financial and Management Accounting III 5 Semester 3 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Statistics for Business 5 Semester 3 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Macroeconomics 5 Semester 3 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Business Information Systems II 5 Semester 3 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Cultural Diversity 5 Semester 3 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. European and International Business Law 5 Semester 4 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. International Economics 5 Semester 4 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. International Marketing 5 Semester 4 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Transport, Geography and International Trade 5 Semester 4 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. International Finance 5 Semester 4 - Level
International Business Administration B.A. Business Ethics 5 Semester 4 - Level

Please note: It is possible to mix courses from semester 3 and semester 4 level. Schedule overlaps are possible.

Course descriptions: Module Handbook International Business Administration

International Finance
For students with a major or minor in the academic fields of Finance or Banking
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
International Finance B.A. Comparative Banking 5  
International Finance B.A. Accounting for Finance 5  
International Finance B.A. Multinational Finance 5  
International Finance B.A. International Taxation 5  
International Finance B.A. Behavioral Finance 5  
International Finance B.A. Intercultural Communication 5  
International Finance B.A. Monetary Economics and ECB Watching 5 please only select this module if you fulfill all pre-requisites
International Finance B.A. Computer Based Investment Analysis 5 please only select this module if you fulfill all pre-requisites
International Finance B.A. Risk Management 5 please only select this module if you fulfill all pre-requisites

Please Note: For students with a major in International Finance it is possible to select up to two courses from the program International Business Administration. Schedule overlaps are possible.

Course descriptions: Module Handbook International Finance

Tourism Management
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Tourism Management B.A. Logistics and Purchasing Management 5  
Tourism Management B.A. International and Cross-cultural Management 5  
Tourism Management B.A. Marketing 5  
Tourism Management B.A. Finance and Investment 5  

Course descriptions: Module Handbook Tourism Management

 

Aviation Management
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Aviation Management B.A. Logistics and Purchasing Management 5  
Aviation Management B.A. International and Cross-cultural Management 5  
Aviation Management B.A. Marketing 5  
Aviation Management B.A. Finance and Investment 5  

Graduate

Leadership
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Leadership M.A. Leadership and Ethics 5  

Please note: a bachelor degree in a related field is a prerequisite.

Course descriptions: Module Handbook Leadership

 

Accounting and Finance
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Accounting and Finance M.Sc. Financial Modelling and Valuation 5  
Accounting and Finance M.Sc. Data Management 5  
Accounting and Finance M.Sc. Management Accounting and Control 5  
Accounting and Finance M.Sc. Research Project 15  

Please Note: A bachelor degree with a focus on finance is a prerequisite.

Course descriptions: Module Handbook Accounting and Finance

Global Logistics
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Global Logistics M.Sc. Supply Chain Management 5  
Global Logistics M.Sc. Research Project in Applied Logistics and Economics 10  
Global Logistics M.Sc. Information Technology for Logistics 5  
Global Logistics M.Sc. General Framework in Transport Economics 5  
Global Logistics M.Sc. Change Management 5  

Please Note: A bachelor degree in business administration or a related field is a prerequisite. Additionally, applicants need to proof that they have completed a minimum of 30 ECTS in courses with a logistics topic.

Course descriptions: Module Handbook Global Logistics

Undergraduate

Social Work: Transnational
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Social Work: transnational B.A. Development and Implementation of a Small Project 10  
Social Work: transnational B.A. Introduction to the Field of Transnational Social Work 10  
Social Work: transnational B.A. Methods and Concepts in Transnational Social Settings 10  
Social Work B.A. Introduction to Aesthetic Work (Module 5.1) 5 one week lecture, before start of lecture period
Nursing and Case Management
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Nursing and Case Management B.Sc. Individual Practical Training   B1 German level required

Undergraduate

Social Work: Transnational
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Social Work: transnational B.A. Development and Implementation of a Small Project 10  
Social Work: transnational B.A. Introduction to the Field of Transnational Social Work 10  
Social Work: transnational B.A. Methods and Concepts in Transnational Social Settings 10  
Social Work B.A. Introduction to Aesthetic Work (Module 5.1) 5 one week lecture, before start of lecture period
Nursing and Case Management
Program Level Course Name ECTS Comments
Nursing and Case Management B.Sc. Individual Practical Training   B1 German level required

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