FernUni Schweiz

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The only Swiss FernUni

University of Remote Studies Switzerland (FernUni Schweiz) Is a modern university institution and leader in the field of university distance learning in the Switzerland.

All Bachelor and Master courses Are according to Bologna Directives built up. About 1'500 students Are currently studying in German or French. At three locations in the Switzerland Our student managers supervise the students and are the contact persons for questions about the Fernstudium.

The institution is recognized:

  • By the Confederation in accordance with Article 11 of the University Promotion Act (UFG)
  • By the canton of Valais according to the cantonal law on education and research of university colleges and research institutes

Leading in the field of university distance learning

The success story of the Swiss University of Applied Sciences (FernUni Schweiz) began 25 years ago. Since 1992, we have been offering postgraduate courses at our three locations in Brig, Pfäffikon SZ and Siders. Over 1,500 students from Germany and abroad are currently studying in German or French.

All courses are based on Bologna guidelines. As a result, the courses beyond Switzerland are recognized, internationally supported and aligned.

The design of distance learning is based on the idea of ​​open, flexible and individual learning. FernUni Switzerland follows the concept of modern distance learning as a "blended learning", a combination of eLearning and classical attendance lessons. Depending on the course of study, the different proportions are different.

This school offers programs in:
  • German
  • French

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Programs

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BA

Bachelor Of Arts In Historical Sciences

Online Part time 9 semesters February 2018 Switzerland Switzerland Online

The course provides students with an in-depth understanding of the development of contemporary societies (19. and 20th Century). This development is characterized by the opposing development of globalization and the opening up of borders on the one hand and the strengthening of national identities and cultural particularisms on the other. [+]

The course provides students with an in-depth understanding of the development of contemporary societies (19. and 20th Century). This development is characterized by the opposing development of globalization and the opening up of borders on the one hand and the strengthening of national identities and cultural particularisms on the other. One focus of the training is on the mastery of new information technologies (analysis of images and electronic sources). The first part of the study program consists of four modules and represents the propaedeutic part of the study. These modules enable students to develop a precise and critically reflected knowledge of the history of the 19th century. and 20th Century as well as historical methods and working techniques. The second part of the study consists of two well blocks. Six modules address the different approaches of contemporary history: political history, history of international relations, social, economic, cultural, and media history. A further six modules cover areas of social and cultural sciences: political science, law, sociology, economics, religious, media and communication sciences. The last two modules of the course are devoted to the preparation and realization of the Bachelor thesis. Bilingual studies You have the option to complete the individual modules, either in German or French, at your own discretion. If you are 60% of the modules in German and 40% in French, you will receive a bachelor's degree with the addition "bilingual" modules M01 Introduction to the history of the 19th century M02 Introduction to the history of the 20th... [-]

BSc

Bachelor Of Science In Psychology

Online Part time 9 semesters February 2018 Switzerland Switzerland Online

The study course provides a basic scientific basic training in the basics of psychology as well as their disciplines and applications. The students are well versed in statistics, experimental methods and diagnostics. They learn and train the conversation, counseling and intervention. The final degree is a Bachelor's thesis. [+]

The study course provides a basic scientific basic training in the basics of psychology as well as their disciplines and applications. The students are well versed in statistics, experimental methods and diagnostics. They learn and train the conversation, counseling and intervention. The final degree is a Bachelor's thesis. The course is based on the latest research and modern learning methods. Accompanying the self-study, there are attendance meetings every three weeks on a Saturday. modules M01 Introduction to Psychology M02 Methods I: Research Methods and Statistics I M03 Developmental psychology M04 Methods II: Research Methods and Statistics II M05 Social Psychology M06 General Psychology I: perception, thinking, problem solving M07 Personality and Differential Psychology M08 Methods III: Experimental Exercises M09 General Psychology II: Learning & Memory M10 Methods IV: Diagnostics and test theory M11 Biological Psychology - Neuropsychology M12 Clinical Psychology I: Clinical Psychology & Psychopathology M13 Methods V: Research Methods and Statistics III M14 Clinical Psychology II: Consulting & Intervention M15-1 Proseminar A M15-2 Proseminar B M16 General Psychology IV: Emotion & Motivation M17 Work Psychology - Organizational Psychology M18 Bachelor thesis Entrance Requirements If you do not have a certificate of maturity according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. (A) and (b) of the Regulatory Authority is admissible only if the acquired educational qualification is regarded as equivalent to a maturity. The Directorate decides on the equivalence of educational evidence. linguistic proficiency The course is given in German. Very good knowledge of this language is therefore indispensable. In addition,... [-]

Bachelor's

Bachelor Of Science In Economics

Online Part time 9 semesters February 2018 Switzerland Switzerland Online

The modern course of studies provides an in-depth scientific basic training in the fundamentals of economics with its economic orientation as well as its disciplines and applications. The students are able to acquire theoretical knowledge and knowledge, recognize the global economic context and learn to solve problems by choosing a suitable scientific method and their appropriate application. [+]

The modern course of studies provides an in-depth scientific basic training in the fundamentals of economics with its economic orientation as well as its disciplines and applications. The students are able to acquire theoretical knowledge and knowledge, recognize the global economic context and learn to solve problems by choosing a suitable scientific method and their appropriate application. The final degree is a Bachelor's thesis. The course is based on the latest research and modern learning methods. Accompanying the self-study, there are attendance meetings every three weeks on a Saturday. modules M01 Economic Mathematics M02 Fundamentals of economics M03 Law & Economics M04 Macroeconomy and microeconomy M05 Financial Accounting M06 Economic Statistics M07 Managerial Accounting M08 Information economy M09 Corporate Governance & Management M10 Empirical Economic Research M11 Financial Markets M12 Environmental Economics and Economic Policy M13 Globalization and the international economy M14 Economics and Ethics M15 Behavioral Economics M16 Health Economics M17 Seminar work M18 Bachelor thesis Entrance Requirements If you do not have a certificate of maturity according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. (A) and (b) of the Regulatory Authority is admissible only if the acquired educational qualification is regarded as equivalent to a maturity. The Directorate decides on the equivalence of educational evidence. linguistic proficiency The course is only conducted in German. Very good knowledge of this language is therefore indispensable. In some modules basic knowledge is required in English, Italian and French. module credits Equivalent studies carried out at universities can be calculated provided that they... [-]

LLB

Bachelor Of Law

Online Part time 9 semesters February 2018 Switzerland Switzerland Online

The course provides a well-founded scientific basic training in the foundations of the Swiss legal sciences as well as their disciplines and applications: criminal law, private law, public law, antitrust law, legal methodology, commercial law, etc. [+]

The course provides a well-founded scientific basic training in the foundations of the Swiss legal sciences as well as their disciplines and applications: criminal law, private law, public law, antitrust law, legal methodology, commercial law, etc. The students are well versed in the various legal areas and laws. The final exam is a scientific Bachelor's thesis. Accompanying the self-study, there are attendance meetings every three weeks on a Saturday. The course of studies is based on current research discourses and basic decisions as well as modern learning methods. The Bachelor of Law is conceived according to the guidelines of the legal education at Swiss university universities. Bilingual studies You have the option to complete the individual modules, either in German or French, at your own discretion. If you take 60% of the modules in German and 40% in French, you will receive a bachelor's degree with the addition "bilingual". modules M01 Introduction to Law M02 Criminal Law AT M03 General government M04 Legal history M05 OR AT M06 Commercial and company law M07 Legal methodology M08 Federal law M09 OR BT M10 Criminal law BT M11 Personal and property rights M12 Civil Procedure Law M13 Debt enforcement and bankruptcy law M14 General administrative law M15 Employment and Liability Law M16 Bachelor thesis 1 M17 Family and inheritance law M18 Bachelor Thesis 2 MPA Propaedeutical work Entrance Requirements If you do not have a certificate of maturity according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. (A) and (b) of the Regulatory Authority... [-]

LLM

Master Of Law

Online Part time 6 semesters February 2018 Switzerland Switzerland Online

The Master's Program provides an in-depth scientific education of advanced law, as well as its disciplines and applications: international law, criminal law, criminology, legal philosophy, international private law, economic criminal law, estate planning, social insurance, etc. [+]

The Master's Program provides an in-depth scientific education of advanced law, as well as its disciplines and applications: international law, criminal law, criminology, legal philosophy, international private law, economic criminal law, estate planning, social insurance, etc. The students acquire the ability to work independently, scientific and practical. The course of studies is based on current research discourses and basic decisions as well as modern learning methods. The Master of Law is conceived according to the guidelines of the legal education at Swiss university universities and built up according to the Bologna reform. compulsory modules M01 International law M02 Criminal Proceedings Option modules I (1 from 2) M03 Criminology / Legal Sociology M04 Rechtsphilosopie / Rechtsstheorie Option Modules II (6 from 10) M05 International Private Law M06 Road transport and narcotics M07 Social insurance M08 Economic Criminal Law M09 Banking and financial market law M10 Family property and divorce law M11 estate planning M12 Child and adult protection M13 European Union M14 Competition law including antitrust law Entrance Requirements All Bachelor of Law (BLaw) from a Swiss or foreign university are accepted. For Bachelor of Law foreign law can be made requirements for admission. linguistic proficiency The course is currently only in German. Very good knowledge of this language is therefore indispensable. In some modules basic knowledge is required in English, Italian and French. module credits Equivalent studies carried out at universities can be calculated provided that they have been completed a maximum of five years and have been completed with... [-]