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Study load

Contact hours

The contact time within the degree programme comprises of workshops, toolshops, lectures, coaching and assessments. The number of contact hours per week in the first year is 16. One Contact hour is equivalent to 50-minutes in terms of teaching hours.


In addition to your contact hours, you are expected to spend around 24 self-study hours working (either alone or with fellow students) on projects, research, assignments and/or preparing for classes and exams. This time contributes directly to the development of your business and knowledge base.