Information for first semester students

Welcome to the Department of Applied Computer Science at Fulda University of Applied Sciences! This is where you will find information for all students beginning their study programmes in the winter semester 2020/21.

Online semester

As developments show, larger outbreaks can always occur. To ensure the greatest possible predictability in this situation, online teaching will remain the norm in the winter semester 2020/21.

Getting started

For first steps in your study you will have the opportunity to come to the university and meet a few students of your course. Further we offer online courses to getting started in your studies.  Please see following events and dates which are already known.

Dates & Events

Summary of all dates and events for your study start

DateDates & EventsStudy programmes
9th September - 07th October 2020Foundation course in mathematics | onlineBachelor CS, DM, E-H, B-IT
16th September 2020Publication timetableBachelor ACS, DM, E-H, B-IT
Master ACS, GSD
17th until 27th September 2020Putting together your timetable
28th September 2020Assorting timetable
5th October 2020Register modules in timetable via "first come, first served" principle
1st until 14th October 2020Ready2Code Beginner course in programming | onlineBachelor ACS, DM, E-H, B-IT
5th until 14th October 2020Get-to-know-date at the university (Dates and registration)Bachelor ACS, DM, E-H, B-IT
Master ACS
12th and 13th October 2020Introduction events on your study programmeBachelor ACS, DM, E-H, B-IT
Master ACS
12th October  at  10 am
OR
13th October at 10 am
Introduction event Digital Media | online
Meeting-Link will be published soon
Bachelor DM
12th October  at  13 amIntroduction event Applied Computer Science | online
Meeting-Link will be published soon
Bachelor ACS
12th October  at  13 amIntroduction event E-Health | online
Meeting-Link will be published soon
Bachelor E-H
13th October  at  13 amIntroduction event Business-IT | online
Meeting-Link will be published soon
Bachelor B-IT
13th October  at  13 amIntroduction event Master Applied Computer Science | online
Meeting-Link will be published soon
Master ACS
13th October at 14 pm and
14th October at 11 am

Tips for online study | online

Link Online-Stream on 13th October 2020
Link Online-Stream 14th October 2020

Bachelor ACS, DM, E-H, B-IT
Master ACS, GSD
15. Oktober 2020Start of online lectures | onlineBachelor ACS, DM, E-H, B-IT
Master ACS
Global Software Development (M.Sc.)
28th September until
22nd October 2020
Orientation weeks from the International Office | onlineMaster GSD
19th October 2020, 11 am - 1 pmIntroduction events on study programme | online
Webex-Meeting-Link
Master GSD
20th October 2020, 14 - 16 pmOpen consultation hours | online
Webex-Meeting-Link
Master GSD
22th October 2020Start of online lectures | onlineMaster GSD

ACS: Applied Computer Science
DM: Digital Media
E-H: E-Health
B-IT: Business-IT
GSD: Global Software Development

First semester students on campus

5th and 14th October 2020

"You would like to know how a lecture room looks like or might ask who else will begin in your study programme?"

Please register for the campus meeting

Dates and registration

READY2CODE | online

1st until 14th October 2020

Beginner course in programming
"You might ask what is compiling or how to use a text editor?"

"You want to start well-prepared in your first programming lesson?"

Find out more

moodle (e-Learning) |online

You want to know how to log in to moodle (eLearning?

More video tutorials in english which show e.g. 'How to upload documents' or 'Doing a poll' are available in moodle.
Please switch your language in moodle to English.

Find out more

FOUNDATION COURSE IN MATHEMATICS

In September you can brush up your mathematics skills in our foundation course in mathematics.

Find out more

Information study programme | online

12th and 13th October 2020

"Who is the head of my study programme and how do a I assign for an examination?"

Information on your study programme and questions concerning studying in general are presented in our online induction events.
(Dates and meeting links are published mid of September)

Your timetable | online

16th September 2020 (Publication)
17th bis 27th September 2020 (Enrolement for modules)

"You might ask how your timetable looks like and how to enrole for your modules?"

See also the timetable online consultation hours.

Find out more

Tips for your online study | online

13th October 2020 at 2 pm (meeting link) OR
14th October 2020 at 11 am (meeting link)

"How does it work studying from at home the whole semester?""

"How do I organize my online study?"

Responses on this can be found in our online stream (Duration about 30 minutes, Lanuage German).

horstl | online

You're not sure which functions in horstl are available besides applications?

We recommend to watch this playlist