Depending on your destination please use the Erasmus Learning Agreement and/
When using the form on the recognition of coursework and examinations taken abroad (Formular zur Anrechnung von Auslandsleistungen) please ensure that you choose the appropriate examination regulations for your program. For a detailed description of the recognition requests please see Course Selection and Recognition.
The form for the recognition of coursework and examinations taken abroad, which you can find both on the website of the Central Examination Committee and on Ilias ensures the recognition of your credits obtained abroad. It has to be signed by departmental area representatives for recognition requests.
The Learning Agreement that forms part of your Erasmus documents, but which does not yet guarantee the recognition of coursework and examinations taken abroad, is signed by the exchange coordinator of the International Affairs Teams at the dean’s office of the School of Humanities.
The form on the recognition of coursework and examinations taken abroad (Formular zur Anrechnung von Auslandsleistungen), which ensures the recognition of your credits obtained abroad, is signed by the departmental area representatives for recognition requests.
You need to provide the following information:
Ultimately, it does not matter how many ECTS credits you would get for this course abroad. What is decisive is the number of ECTS credits you would obtain for the course at the University of Mannheim. So if you want to attend a course abroad that is listed with only 4 ECTS credits, it will nevertheless be recognized in Mannheim according to the acquired competences and in accordance with the examination regulations of the University of Mannheim.
For an initial orientation, see your examination regulations. There you will find an overview of the contents that can be studied in the interdisciplinary cultural studies module. Please inform yourself before you come to our office hours. For any questions regarding the recognition of courses in your subjects, please always contact the competent contact persons in the respective departments.
As a free mover, you only have to fill out a recognition form if you are studying English and American Studies. However, if you would like to have your courses taken abroad recognized in Mannheim, we recommend that you discuss this with the competent contact persons in advance. If you would like to have ECTS credits for the interdisciplinary cultural studies module and/
You are not obliged to submit a report. However, as future outgoing students would certainly be happy if you share your experiences, we invite you to submit a report voluntarily.
You can, but do not have to, take an academic leave of absence. Further information can be found on the pages of the Student Services. In the bachelor’s program in Romance Languages, Literatures and Media, spending a year abroad is an integral part of your studies, therefore no leave of absence is included in the program of study in Mannheim.