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General Sciences - Courses and Certificate Programmes

General Science Courses and Certificate Programmes "AW-Programme" are offered in the General Studies and Microsystems Engineering Faculty. These courses are offered for OTH students of all faculties. Please follow the link above for further information.


Summary of English courses in General Sciences

Summer Semester

  • Intercultural Training - Social Rules & Customs, Mrs. Bedi-Visschers, 4 ECTS 
  • Negotiation and Meetings in an Intercultural Setting, Mrs. Bedi-Visschers, 2 ECTS 
  • German Economy and Society, Ms. Seebauer, 2 ECTS 
  • Research Methodology, Ms. Seebauer, 2 ECTS
  • How to apply in English, Ms. Seebauer, 2 ECTS 
  • Science and Technology in Germany, Bolderson, 5 ECTS 
  • Area Studies USA, Dr. McClary, 2 ECTS 
  • Business English I, 2 ECTS 
  • Business English II, 2 ECTS 
  • Technical English I, 2 ECTS

Winter Semester

  • Intercultural Training - Social Rules & Customs, Mrs. Bedi-Visschers, 4 ECTS 
  • Negotiation and Meetings in an Intercultural Setting, Mrs. Bedi-Visschers, 2 ECTS 
  • German Economy and Society, Ms. Seebauer, 2 ECTS 
  • How to apply in English, Ms. Seebauer, 2 ECTS 
  • Science and Technology in Germany, Bolderson, 5 ECTS 
  • Area Studies USA, Dr. McClary, 2 ECTS 
  • Business English I, 2 ECTS 
  • Business English II, 2 ECTS 
  • Technical English I, 2 ECTS 
  • Project Management, 2 ECTS

Winter Semester

  • International Politics & Institutions - International conflicts, Prof. Dr. Bresinsky, 6 ECTS, (curriculum semester: 3) 
  • International Marketing & Sales, 7 ECTS, (curriculum semester: 3) 

Summer Semester

  • European Politics and Institutions, Prof. Dr. Bresinsky, 6 ECTS, (curriculum semester: 2)
  • Negotiation, Ms Julie Rohleder, 3 ECTS, (curriculum semester: 6) 
  • Presentation, Ms Julie Rohleder, 3 ECTS, (curriculum semester: 6)

For further questions, please contact Prof. Dr. Bresinsky

Winter Semester

  • Optoelectronics, 8 ECTS 
  • Photonics and Laser Technology,5 ECTS
  • Optical Sensors, 4 ECTS
  • Fiberoptics, 2 ECTS

Please find module descriptions here

Summer Semester 

  • Higher Engineering Mathematics, 8 ECTS 
  • Technical Optics/Microoptics, 5 ECTS 
  • LED Technology, 5 ECTS 
  • Project Optoelectronics with Labview, 5 ECTS 
  • Electronic Product Engineering, 5 ECTS 

Winter Semester 

  • Optoelectronics, 8 ECTS 
  • Photonics and Laser, 5 ECTS 
  • Laser Materials Processing, 5 ECTS 
  • Cybernetics, 5 ECTS 
  • Multiprocessor and Multicore Design for Reliable Embedded Systems (Block course every March), 5 ECTS

Please find module descriptions here

Advanced Semiconductor Technology

  • In order to attend the module Advanced Semiconductor Technology: 
    • Choose any 2 sub-modules from the list, which will be published here.  
    • The two grades of the sub-modules will be combined and you will get one combined grade for the module Advanced Semiconductor Technology 
  • Physics of Semiconductor Devices, meetings on Saturdays during the winter semester, (10, 17 and 24 November; 1 and 8 December; Dr. Ploss (Texas Instruments), room S103; begin of lecture 9.30 am
  • Application of surface acoustic waves, during the winter semester, Dr. Ebbecke (Osram Opto Semiconductors), please see timetable of MEM for room information
  • Fiberoptics, during the winter semester, Prof. Dr. Schiek, please see timetable of MEM for room information
  • Optics and Photonics for Microsystems (18 February until 22 February 2019) Prof. Dr. Muhammad Nadeem Akram (University of South-Eastern Norway), room T001, registration until 1 February 2019

Other Block Courses:

Multiprocessor and Multicore Design for Reliable Embedded Systems (26 February until 8 March 2019), Prof. Dr. Yap Vooi Voon (Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman Malaysia), 5 ECTS, room T001

Consolidation module for Master Electrical and Microsystems Engineering

For further questions, please contact Mrs. Seebauer


German as Foreign Language


German Advanced Intensive Course (B2-C1)
German as a  Foreign Language – First steps in German (A1)
German as a Foreign Language – Intermediate Course (A2-B1)

For further information please visit the "AW-Programme" website or contact aw@oth-regensburg.de