If a course in your HOPS has a varying scope in credits (e.g. 1–10 ECTS credits), you can confirm the scope you have selected on the Completion methods tab of the course info sheet. Please see more the detailed instructions.
When to use a study draft
If you are in planning to take a course or do course/ study-related work or activities outside Aalto or some individual study attainments in Aalto (book examsexam, summer schoolsschool, conference presentations.presentation, etc..) you can include them in to the your plan by making a study draft(s). Study drafts . The study draft can then be conditionally accepted to in your SISU credit plan.
Credit transfer/ custom course credit can be applied when the course/summer school/other learning has been attained. Instructions When your study attainment is finished, you can receive credit for it through the credit transfer or the custom course credit procedure. See instructions for credit transfer.
If you have already studies/course registered, you do not need to make a study draft but to add the completed study/course to your plan.
Individual study completed
Individual studies completed
If your individual study attainments are already completed and registered, you can see them in the register and add them to your plan. At this point do Do not use study drafts if the course is completedfor completed courses or studies.
You can add the completed courses /attainments as follows:
- If you can add a set of courses free of your -choice to courses the study module, you will see the Add to the plan button in the Selection selection assistant on the right. You can also use the Add to the plan tab on the left side.
- If you do not find the course(s) under Add to the plan, switch to Free edit mode.
If the structure on of the module is pre-set, you can chance it by using use the Free edit mode (in the selection assistant, next to the module's name)mode to edit it.
This allows you to include any courses you want and request for approval. Also, your completed courses (custom credit courses, too) can be added this way.
Study drafts / custom credit courses (
Individual study attainments ) and needed information
When making study drafts or applying for custom credit course (individual study attainments), the application should include certain information in order to be approved and later registered.
Finally, apply for approval and include your justifying reasons for the changes.
Step 7. Approval for a study module
When all the choices are made correctly, the button Approval for module content approval activates if the approval is required.
You can send the study module for approval, if needed. The application requires some grounds for the application. Contents approval. When the approval is needed the contents of the study modules should be discussed beforehand with your supervisor before submitting the supervisorapplication.
After the approval application has been sent, it shows in the plan as "approval requested".
After the study module has been approved, it shows like this
Sometimes the plans change. If you change the content of an approved module, Sisu SISU gives you the notifications of "Selections against the rules" and "differs from the content of the approved application". It also notifies you as to what is the content that does not correspond to the approved content (marked yellow in the example).
If the changes are necessary, first give up the approval of the study module before you can request approval again.before requesting new approval.
All applications are saved, so you can check previous ones later if needed.
Step 9. Choose Doctoral thesis / licentiate thesis
Choose Make a choice of thesis according to your research field. Usually, the thesis and the research field codes are formed on same basis, in . In this case given, ELEC002Z refers to acoustics also in the thesis.
Extracurricular studies (NOT included in the degree)