One of the main goals of the OZSW is to offer education and training for research master and PhD students. The founding partners have each committed themselves to contributing facilities and lecturers to OZSW educational activities.
Do you have a great course idea to add to the current educational program? Please contact the chairman of your section for the possibilities.
On this page you can find more detailed information on how to organize an educational activity with support from the OZSW office.
Short overview of division of tasks between local organizer and the OZSW office (more details are in the information package below):
- The local organizer is responsible for:
- Sending the proposal for the activity to the Section head
- The contents and program of the activity, including compiling course materials such as readers, literature lists and bibliographies.
- Inviting guest lecturers and booking accommodation and travel
- Providing complete and detailed course information to the OZSW office in order to complete the tasks below.
- Booking rooms and catering for the activity
- Informing applicants about acceptance/rejection to the activity
- Providing participants with details on preparation and participation
- Informing the OZSW office which participants earned an ECTS certificate
- The OZSW office is responsible for
- Creating a webpage for the activity
- Creating an online registration form, and handling participant fees
- Announcing the activity on mailing lists (OZSW and external lists) and social media
- Facilitating an evaluation of the activity
- Handing out ECTS certificates
The complete information package How to organize and educational activity for the OZSW can be found in the following documents:
- Guidelines How to organize an educational activity for the OZSW
- Appendix 2: Guidelines Lecturer Deployment
- Appendix 3: Template Budget + Example
- Appendix 4: Form for Course webpage
- Appendix 5: Registration and Cancellation Policy
- Appendix 6: Guidelines ECTS policy
Or to download all documents at once, download the .zip file.
If you have any further questions, please contact the OZSW office.