GUIDES TO THE UNIVERSITY
Single courses for visiting students
In addition to traditional lessons, teaching for mainly MSc courses may also include case study discussions, practical exercises for which students are asked to prepare beforehand and active class participation. Teachers can also assign individual and/or groups assignments, if necessary assisted by a tutor.
Student workload is expressed in credit points. Each credit point corresponds to an average of 8 hours of classroom teaching activities. With reference to such activities include:
-A maximum of 2 additional hours per credit point for the Matematica general course;
-A maximum of 1 hour per credit for the other courses.These complementary learning activities include practical exercises and other class activities that help the understanding of the subject matter discussed in the classroom without adding new topics to the course content.
- A maximum of 2 hours for the course code Metodi Quantitativi [Quantitative Methods] due to complementary learning activities;
- A maximum of 1 additional hour for all the other courses (Economia aziendale and Bilancio [Accounting and Financial Statement Analysis] Modules 1 and 2, Principi di economia [Principles of economics], Scienza delle finanze [Public Economics].
For the Master of Science Programs a maximum of 2 hours of the total hours of a course (8) can be organized dividing the class group into 2 smaller groups.
As for the innovations in the learning methods on use, using the computer might be compulsory condition to attend the lessons of some courses, therefore each student should be equipped with a personal laptop PC.
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Class attendance at lessons is not compulsory however it is strongly recommended as it meets the proposed educational model designed to favor gradual learning, the active participation of students in class and the creation of a dialog between students and teachers.
For some courses can include the attendance recording method, depending on student’s attendance the assessment methods may be different for attending and non attending students.
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The educational activities are organised into class groups.
Each class group of compulsory courses is assigned a specific classroom.
All students belonging to the same class group follow the lessons in their assigned classroom and have the same teachers.
To facilitate educational activities planning (class group numbers and classroom capacity) students cannot change their assigned class group.
There is also an e-learning class group for some courses.
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The general class timetable and relative changes can be viewable on the yoU@B student Diary and on the Bocconi website at www.unibocconi.eu/classtimetable *. After the initial enrolment to the University of the enrolment in the academic year the personalized class timetable and the daily timetable can be viewed on the yoU@B student Diary
The start of lessons for the 2019-20 academic year will follow the schedule below:
*N.B.: Students are advised to always make sure that they are checking the information that relates to their assigned class group for each course when choosing courses.
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Suspention of lessons
On the graduation days, listed below, lessons in all courses for all programs are suspended:
During the partial exam periods listed below, lessons in all courses are suspended:
In addition, lessons are also suspended on the following days:
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For some courses, faculty members are assisted by teaching assistants, who provide assistance to faculty and students. This includes assisting students to understand the main topics of the course, case studies, projects and exercises and managing the online community.
For information about courses and teaching assistantship (teaching assistants), the following document can be consulted:
Information regarding the 1st semester will be available by the end of September and information regarding courses offered in the 2nd semester will be available by the end of February.
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Student consultation hours
During office hours students have the opportunity to consult teachers. This gives students the chance to seek further explanations or clarifications of topics not fully understood during lessons.
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