Courses in English

Courses offered regularly

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The following Courses in English are regularly offered by our departments. Optional courses might be added each semester, please see our current semester’s course list to view our full range of subjects.


SWS = Semesterwochenstunden / contact hours per week (2SWS = 1,5h; 1SWS = 45min)



US Credits: The US credit points mentioned below are calculated as follows: ECTS points divided by 1.5 (and then rounded up). This calculation is meant to serve as a rough guide only and is not applicable to all US university systems.



Course Categories:


In order to help students with their course selection,our courses in English are classified as follows (please note that regardless of this classification, the requirements listed in the course description have to be met):


“green” courses: are open to all (exchange) students from all departments; requirements according to the respective course description apply


“yellow” courses: are open to all (exchange) students, but students from the “home” department will be given priority; requirements according to the respective course description apply


“red” courses: are only open to students from the “home” department; requirements according to the respective course description apply



Department 1 - Architecture
Department 2 - Civil Engineering
Department 3 - Mechanical, Automotive and Aeronautical Engineering
Department 4 - Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Department 5 - Building Services Engineering, Paper and Packaging Technology and Print and Media Technology
Department 6 - Applied Sciences and Mechatronics
Department 7 - Computer Science and Mathematics
Department 8 - Geoinformatics
Department 9 - Engineering and Management
Department 10 - Business Administration
Department 11 - Applied Social Sciences
Department 12 - Design
Department 13 - General and Interdisciplinary Studies
Department 14 - Tourism


Department 01

CourselevelSWSECTSUS creditscategory
Advanced Architectural Design StudiosMaster4+41510red
Interdisciplinary StudiesBachelor22,52red

Department 02 - every semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS creditscategory
Special Geotechnical WorksMaster454green
Finite Elements for PlatesBachelor454green

Department 03 - every semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS creditscategory
Dynamics for EngineersBachelor454green
Control Systems for Automotive and Aerospace EngineeringBachelor664green
Aircraft SubsystemsBachelor222green
Flight MechanicsBachelor454green
Aerospace Student ProjectBachelor354yellow
Aircraft Design and Certification (Project)Bachelor475green
Fatigue and FractureMaster464green

Department 3 - every summer semester

courselevelSWSECTSUS creditscategory
Internal Combustion EnginesBachelor443green
Vehicle DynamicsBachelor454green
Automotive Mechatronics and Driver Assistance SystemsBachelor454green
Fluid mechanics for Mechanical EngineersBachelor454green

Department 04 - every semester

courselevelSWSECTSUS creditscategory
Simulation Practice with Matlab/SimulinkBachelor454green

Department 04 - every winter semester

BCourseLevelSWSECTSUS
Credits
Category
Network SecurityBachelor454green

Department 04 -every summer semester

courselevelSWSECTSUS creditscategory
Advanced Analog Circuit DesginBachelor454green
Digital Signal ProcessingBachelor454red
Symmetric MatricesBachelor
Master
454green

Department 05 - every semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS
Credits
Category
Plant EngineeringBachelor454green
Advanced Fluid MechanicsBachelor354green
Fluid MechanicsBachelor454green
ThermodynamicsBachelor454green
Abastecimiento Energético IBachelor
Master
243green

Department 05 - every winter semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS
Credits
Category
Tri-Generation & Solar CoolingBachelor454green

Department 06 - every semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS
Credits
Category
Multibody DynamicsMaster454green
English in Science and TechnologyMaster243yellow

Department 06 - every winter semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS
Credits
Category
ElectronicsBachelor443green
Micro- and Nanostructures Master464green
Physical Modelling and Simulation Master464green
Biomicro- and BionanotechnologyMaster464green
Project ManagementMaster464yellow
Quantum Physics IMaster864green
Quantum Physics I with Mathematics TutorialMaster664green

Department 06 - every summer semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS
Credits
Category
Design of integrated circuitsMaster464green
Quality management and applied statisticsMaster464red

Department 07 - every semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS
Credits
Category
Technical WritingBachelor454green
Network ManagementBachelor454green
Computer Networks IIBachelor454green

Department 07 - every summer semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS
Credits
Category
Operating Systems 1Bachelor454green
Compiler ConstructionBachelor454green

Department 08 - every summer semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS
Credits
Category
Remote Sensing CartographyBachelor454green

Department 09 - every semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS
Credits
Category
MarketingBachelor343red
Innovation ManagementMaster343red
Technical Product Management and SalesMaster454red
Ergonomics and Practical TrainingBachelor332yellow
Technical MarketingMaster454red

Department 10 - every semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS creditscategory
Intercultural Communication
(Group 1)
Bachelor454red
Intercultural Communication
(Group 2)
Bachelor454red
Intercultural Communication
(Group 3)
Bachelor454red
Intercultural Communication
(Group 4)
Bachelor454red
Intercultural Communication
(Group 5)
Bachelor454red
EntrepreneurshipBachelor454green
Strategic Planning and International ManagementBachelor454yellow
International EconomicsBachelor454yellow
Corporate Leadership and Innovation Bachelor454green
International Strategy and Sales MarketingBachelor454yellow
International Management Accounting and Financial ReportingBachelor454yellow
International Financial ModelingBachelor454yellow
International Operations and Supply Chain ManagementBachelor454yellow
Sustainability and Ethics in a Global ContextBachelor454yellow
Cross-Cultural Management and NegotiationsBachelor454green
Project Studies: Digital Transformation of CompaniesBachelor454yellow
Agile Project ManagementBachelor454yellow
Project Studies: Projects in Digital BusinessBachelor454yellow

Department 10 - every winter semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS creditscategory
International Management Accounting and Financial ReportingBachelor454yellow
Entrepreneurial Financial Strategies Master454yellow

Department 12 - every semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS creditscategory
Design of Digital Products and ServicesBachelor464yellow

Department 13 - every semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS
Credits
Category
Utopias and the Information SocietyBachelor222green
A General Understanding of InformationBachelor222green
Big Brother is watching you: The culture of surveillanceBachelor222green
Let's make a Deal!Bachelor222green
Great Minds in Economics: John Maynard KeynesBachelor222green
Management, Leadership and the TheatricalBachelor222green
Manga and Anime: A look at Japan's (pop) cultureBachelor222green
Super power on ist knees? A look at America's problems and their solutionsBachelor222green

Department 14 - every semester

CourselevelSWSECTSUS
Credits
Category
Intercultural challenges in the tourism industryBachelor122yellow
Intercultural Competence II - Focus on USABachelor454yellow
Tourism Economics II Bachelor254green
Hospitality Management & ConsultingBachelor
Master
232yellow
Product Management of a tour operatorBachelor
Master
232yellow
The Future of Human Resource ManagementBachelor
Master
232green
National and International Sales -an introduction to trends and strategiesBachelor
Master
232green
Intercultural Competence II - Focus on AsiaBachelor454yellow
Destination ManagementBachelor
Master
232yellow
International MarketingBachelor
Master
232green