CRC 991

Qualification program

The complete qualification program requires 528 contact hours of studies in addition to the PhD thesis, which encompasses the following modules:

1 – Core program (mandatory)
2 – Research topics and methods
3 – Academic tasks
4 – Skills
5 – Career development

For reference: 1 ECTS in Germany = 30 contact hrs of study

1

1a

Good Scientific Practice

Mandatory

4 hrs

428 hrs

1b

Annual MGK master class

Mandatory

64 hrs

(16 hrs / year)

1c

Weekly graduate research seminar

Mandatory

180 hrs

(22.5 hrs / sem.)

1d

Weekly research seminar of the CRC

Mandatory

180 hrs

(22.5 hrs / sem.)

2

2a

Research topics

1 workshop (2 days)

16 hrs

32 hrs

2b

Research methods

1 workshop (2 days)

16 hrs

3

3a

Conferences

1 conference presentation or

publication or

course teaching

var.


var.

3b

Publications

3c

Teaching

4

4a

Academic skills

1 workshop (2 days)

16 hrs

32 hrs

4b

Transferable skills

1 workshop (2 days)

16 hrs

5

5a

Career orientation

1 workshop (2 days)

16 hrs

36 hrs

5b

Career coaching

8 sessions (max. 12)

8 hrs

5c

Occupational areas

1 area (0.5 days)

4 hrs

5d

Preparation for job application

2 workshops (0.5 days)

8 hrs