The period between their arrival at their university and term start is especially short for first-term students. Whereas for all other students classes can be activated several weeks before term start, this period is often reduced to less than a week for first-term students.
In all classes, grades are assigned on the basis of the 15-point-scale where 15 grade points are the maximum and 0 the minimum. To pass, 5 grade points have to be achieved.
The number of students who took part in the vote that was carried across two classes was 172.
Compared to the low success rates of the MOOCs offered elsewhere this is still a high value [INT 1].
The interactive tutors on the VLC consist of various task types which help the students with keeping ...