A total of 120 points in accordance with the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS points) may be a acquired in this master’s degree program. ECTS points are a quantitative measure for the student’s total work load. One ECTS point corresponds to a work load of 30 hours, including preparation and postprocessing of classes as well as time needed for assignments and examinations. This means that the overall workload per semester is equivalent to 900 hours. ECTS credits will be provided only for passed module and partial module exams. Please see the Module Overview for detailed information regarding the distribution of credit points in each module.