Electronics and Computer Engineering

Study and Work Techniques

Integrated course, 1.00 ECTS


Course content

Getting to know the FH and each other

  •     introduction
  •     How is FH JOANNEUM organised?
Know your studies
  •     Structure of the studies
  •     Rights and duties
Organize your studies
  •     Target and time planning
  •     work techniques
Mastering your studies
  •     Tools for your studies
  •     learning methods
  •     Examinations and exam stress

Learning outcomes

Students shall be enabled to

  • plan their studies by using methods of target and time planning.
  • use learning techniques to systematically prepare for exams.
  • produce documents to report and communicate learned content.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Spoun, Dominik: Erfolgreich studieren
Metzig, Schuster: Lernen zu lernen
Jenny: Prüfungsvorbereitung - aber richtig!
Chevalier: Effektiv lesen
Stroebe: Arbeitsmethodik
Hering: Technische Berichte
David Allen, Getting Things Done. The Art of Stress-Free Productivity

Mode of delivery

Integrated course, exercises 50%

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Secondary school leaving level

Assessment methods and criteria

Continuous assessment