ISOIS ▸ Final reports

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Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Norway 2020/2021 Freemovers

Personal data
Mobility type:
study

Faculty at MU:
Faculty of Arts

Field of study:
General Psychology

Level of study during period of placement:
Doctoral

Language used:
English

Summer/winter school?:
no

Period of studies:
spring 2021

Period of placement (from-to):
2021-01-01 - 2021-06-30

Number of months:
6.00

Activities before my departure abroad
Where can information be found about courses taught at the foreign school?:
na webu https://www.ntnu.edu/

Which documents were needed for acceptance at the foreign university?:
Learning Agreement, Confirmation of Study Period

How far ahead did you have to organise your acceptance?:
čtvrt roku

Did you need a visa?:
no

Documents and materials needed for a visa:

Length of wait for visa:

Fee for the visa:

Studies
Did you have a Learning Agreement signed before your departure?:
yes

If not, why not?:

Before your departure did you know how your courses would be recognised by your home faculty?:
Ano

During your stay did you change your Learning Agreement?:
Ne

When and how did course registration take place? Are there any restrictions? Possibilities of making changes?:
Hlavní náplň: Výzkumný pobyt k dizertaci

Did you take any examinations at the foreign school?:
Hlavní náplň: Výzkumný pobyt k dizertaci

Does the school use the ECTS system?:
yes

If not then explain how the credits there were recalculated into ECTS:

Describe the teaching methods (theory, practical and projects) and assessment of students:
praxe, brainstorming, diskuze

Quality of teaching in comparison with home school:
každá škola má své výhody

How did you receive study materials?:
knihovna a spolupráce se supervizorem

Can you recommend an interesting course/subject/teacher?:
kurz Cross-Cultural Communication

How well is the school library equipped?:
Výborná

Availability of computers, internet access, level of software needed, requirements on notebook:
Výborné

Options from printing and copying:
Ano

Does the foreign school/student organisation arrange special events for exchange students?:
yes

If yes then what?:
seznamovací týden, výlety

How would you assess your integration with the local students (evaluation like in school from 1 to 5 with 1 as highest):
1

or describe in your own words:

Practical questions on your placement
Where did you live?:
soukromě

Cost of accommodation - monthly:
500 EUR

Additional comments to the price of accommodation (as to what the price includes):

Describe the equipment. Tips for future students – what should they bring with them?:
sportovní outdoorové vybavení

How and how far ahead should accommodation be organised?:
3 měsíce

What are the catering options?:
kantýna, obchody

What are the rough costs of groceries (compare with Czech prices):
3x dražší

Transport to location of placement:
letecky a pak vlakem

Rough prices for transportation:
1000 Kč vlak, 4000 Kč let

Tips for purchasing cheap tickets and other recommendations:
vy.no
skyscanner.com

What are the local transport options (public transport, cycling, on foot, rough prices):
kolo i MHD-1000 Kč/měsíc

What kind of formalities have to be arranged before arrival, for example residence permit?:
registrace na policii a D-number

What health insurance did you use? (rough price, advantages, disadvantages, is it necessary to arrange insurance at the university other than your home (Czech) insurance?):
měla jsem VZP

Did you have any experience with medical treatment abroad?:
ne

Did you work during your studies?:
online formou s českými klienty

What are the conditions for working for MU students?:
netuším

Tips for free-time activities:
Hafjell, lyže, běžky

Financial support and expenses
Total grant from Centre for International Cooperation:
48000 CZK

Monthly grant in CZK:
8000 CZK

Number of supported months:
6

Total number of months:
6

What other sources did you make use of to finance your placement?:
soukromých

If you received another grant, state which and how much in CZK:

 
Total fees associated with enrolment at the university:
0 CZK

a/ amount of enrolment fee:
0 CZK

b/ amount of tuition fees:
0 CZK

c/ amount of other fees (which):
0 CZK

 
What was your average monthly expenditure?:
22000 CZK

a/ of which for accommodation:
12500 CZK

b/ of which for catering:
8 CZK

c/ travel and recreation:
1500 CZK

Any comments to the average monthly expenditure:

Recognition of foreign studies at the home faculty
How many credits did you gain during your studies (in the system of the foreign school)?:
20

How many ECTS credits were recognised at MU?:
20

Did you know in advance which of your courses would be recognised by your home faculty?:
Ano

What problems did you have with recognition?:
žádným

Overall assessment
Assessment of personal benefit (1 = excellent):
1

Assessment of academic benefit (1 = excellent):
1

Evaluate the information and support provided by the foreign school (1 = excellent):
1

Did you encounter any serious problems during your stay:
ne

What would you recommend to take with you:
běžný materiál

What most surprised you at the partner university in a positive way:
žádná překvapení

What most surprised you at the partner university in a negative way:
nic

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