Polish-German Double Diploma Programme in Architecture within
the University of Applied Sciences in Nysa and Hochschule Lausitz in Cottbus
was established in 2008 with help from DAAD and PNFN Foundations. This kind
of Programme was a consequence of very fruitful cooperation n between both institutions
in frames of LLP ERASMUS Programme. It was also a response for market needs
that promotes specialists, who are professionals knowing realities both countries.
Double Diploma Programme is a full Bachelor degree programme
lasting 3,5 years with obligatory mobility two semesters in partner institution
and 3-months long practical training in host country. During the seventh semester
students are obliged to prepare their graduation project. Subject of this project
as well as the choice of the university for graduation project is a respective
choice of a student. Evaluation of the project is done by the lecturers from
both universities. After graduation student will get two degrees: bachelor of
arts in Hochschule in Cottbus and engineer of architecture in PWSZ Nysa.
Regular elements of Polish-German Double Diploma Programme
are workshops, organized twice
a year. During those workshops students have possibility to get known with specific
case studies and practical experience. Positive experiences and flattering opinions
were a trigger to create the international ConsArch workshops as an Erasmus
Intensive Course very popular and appreciated both by students and lecturers.