Useful terms during your study period
Full-time student - You are considered a full-time student if you study 30 credits per semester, i.e. 1.5 credits per week
Course registration - At the start of each semester, as a programme student, you must register on all the courses included in your programme that semester. The registration is completed through StudentLadok.
Academic calendar - The academic calendar shows the dates of each semester, exam periods, study periods etc. The dates may differ depending on which JU school you study at. You can find the academic calendars for all schools here.
Course date - Contains information on which weeks a course is given, the pace of study and location.
Course code - A unique code for each course made up of six characters. You will notice the code when registering for an exam, checking your study results, registering for a course or logging in to the Learning Management System Canvas etc.
Module code - A course contains one or more module codes which are connected to the element/s of examination of the course. Your result is registered on the module code. When a result has been registered for each module code of a course, a final grade for the course can be given.
Examiner - An examiner is appointed for each course on first and second cycle. Among other things, the examiner is responsible for grading the students. Information on examiners for each specific course can be found on the course page on our web and in the Learning Management System Canvas.