Substitution for fourth or fifth semester


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

During the fourth or fifth semester, students can study abroad at a foreign university or educational institution (e.g. art academy). The study activities abroad must in terms of content and subject matter match or add to the program of Art and Technology at Aalborg University. The student does not have the possibility to studying abroad during both semesters. 

The student has to apply the study board by sending in detailed information about the foreign educational institution and the courses the student plan to attend (cf. form issued by the study board of ArT); and the board of study has to approve it, before the student can travel abroad.

Learning objectives


During this module students should acquire basic knowledge about

  • defined by the foreign academic program


During this module students should acquire skills in

  • defined by the foreign academic program


 During this module students should acquire competencies in

  • defined by the foreign academic program

Type of instruction

Method of working: studying abroad



Name of examSubstitution for fourth or fifth semester
Type of exam
Written exam
Normally, the foreign program defines the examination form and requirements. The student has to submit all assignments and has to attend all assessments specified by the program chosen corresponding to 30 ECTS. In addition, the student has to prepare a short evaluation report of his/her study abroad including a short description of the institution, the courses attended, and the learning outcome. This part must not exceed 3 pages.
In case the educational institution does not grade or otherwise assess students‟ work according to 7-point scale (e.g. various art academies), the student has to submit a reflective report describing his/her work during the semester, theories and methods applied, and the learning outcome. Form of examination: a). The written part must not exceed 20 pages.
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleSubstitution for fjerde eller femte semester
Module codeBAART201523
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
SemesterSpring and Autumn
4th or 5th semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Art & Technology
DepartmentDepartment of Communication and Psychology
FacultyThe Faculty of Humanities