Your start to a successful course of study at Frankfurt UAS - Faculty 2

Welcome to Frankfurt

and congratulations to your couragous decision in studying abroad. It might be that the education system is different to your home country - therefore, be aware of differences and expect them. 

Studying at Faculty 2 is characterized by a high degree of self-learning phases. Students have to plan their studies, be self-organized, independent, structured and must think along. 

To facilitate the transition, we offer during our study preparation phase workshops to support you. Our Freshmen Induction connects you with students from the same study program and offers all information you need tabout your degree course. In addition, we offer workshop and other support services during the semester as well. 

Participate in our workshops

  • to get used to different accents and pronuncitation
  • to learn about different relevant topics such as time management or academic writing
  • to network with other STEM-students

You need a few skills to successfully master your studies. You already have many of them and if you want to perfect them, then come to one of our workshops. If you would like personal advice, then come to our student advisory service.

The next workshop offers

Study in DE is an interactive workshop and your participation is necessary for the success of the workshop. Therefore, we also ask you to turn on your video so that we can work well together.

What do you need to know to study

  • Your health:  the German health insurance
  • Let’s talk about studying in Germany. What are differences and similarities?
  • working in Germany
  • What do you need to know? Who can you contact if you have problems or questions?

There will be time for your questions that you can start perfectly.

The facts:

Date: Wednesday,  March, 20th, 2024

Time: 10am-1pm

Location: Zoom, online (the access link will be sent with the registration) (registration follows)

Workshop language: English

Speaker: A. Ruhland, Study advisor Fb 2, Techniker Krankenkasse N. Kniedl & O.Grawunder and G. Asci, International Office

 

In this workshop, we will take a first look at your module plan together so that everyone can get an overview of the coming semester. You will also learn why you should do this every semester.

Part 1 will cover the following:

- You network with other students.

- You will get to know the first technical terms of the university.

- You will get to know relevant documents where you can find out what to expect during your studies.

- You will learn to set goals for your studies/for the semester.

- You will start to think about your study plan.

 

Part 2 deals with detailed planning (semester plan and weekly plan).

First semester students are ideally prepared for the first semester introduction (April 10-12, 2024) and can get off to a perfect start with a little prior knowledge.

The facts:

Date: Thursday, March 28, 2024

Time: Part 1: 09:30-12:30 | Part 2: 13:30-15:30

Location: Zoom, online (the access link will be sent with the registration)

Workshop language: English

 

This is part 2 of the "Plan your semester" workshop.  The workshops build on each other. However, it is still possible to attend only one of the two workshops. Please bear in mind that it is possible that you may lack knowledge in some areas that is explained in Part 1.

 

Part 2 covers the following:

- You will network with other students.

- You will learn 2 methods to prioritize your new To Do's.

- You will receive tips and advice for your semester and weekly planning.

- You will also be given a great learning method.

- Afterwards, there will be time to ask questions and exchange ideas in small groups.

 

Students from higher semesters can also create their own individual semester plan.

The facts:

Date: Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Time: Part 2 - 13:30-15:30

Location: Zoom, online (the access link will be sent with the registration)

Workshop language: English

The facts:

Date: Wednesday, April, 17th, 2024

Time: 19:00-20:30 (pm)

Location: Zoom, online (the access link will be sent with the registration) (registration follows)

Workshop language: English

 

The facts:

Date: Wednesday, April, 24th, 2024

Time: 19:00-20:30 (pm)

Location: Zoom, online (the access link will be sent with the registration) (registration follows)

Workshop language: English

 

 

Quotes of our participants

"Cooler Workshop mit interessantem Thema! (...)"

"Spannende Merktechnik mit einer erfahrenden und engagierten Gedächtnistrainer. Der Workshop bietet die Möglichkeit die Merktechniken praktisch auszuprobieren und Fragen zu stellen."

"Would visit again, learned something that I think I wouldn't have learned this if it wasn't for the workshop"

M.Sc.
Anja Ruhland
Study Advisor Faculty 2
Building 2, Room 323
Anja RuhlandID: 6919
last updated on: 01.29.2024