of enrolment and criteria for classification procedure at the specialist graduate professional study programme
1. Classification procedure and enrolment conditions at the specialist graduate professional study programme Crisis Management at the University of Applied Sciences Velika Gorica
The specialist graduate professional study programme of Crisis Management is intended for persons who want to work or are already working on the managerial jobs in public and private sector in the conditions of crises, corporate security, protection and rescue, and want to specialize in this field (employees in public administration, firefighters, policemen, Croatian Army officers and non-commissioned officers, employees at the National Directorate for Protection and Rescue, employees in industry, entrepreneurs, etc.).
a) Application for the classification procedure
The right to apply for the classification procedure is realized by the persons who have completed the professional study programme Computer System Management at the University of Applied Sciences Velika Gorica or equivalent higher education or university education in the country or abroad and have acquired at least 180 ECTS credits.
Along with the application form for the classification procedure that can be obtained and filled in at the Department for Student Affairs with the original documents an unauthorized copy each of the following documents shall be enclosed:
- Citizenship certificate,
- Birth certificate,
- Certificate about the completed professional or university undergraduate study,
- Supplement with the certificate of completed study programme or a transcript of the grades of the passed exams.
The classification procedure includes the evaluation of average grade of the passed exams at the professional or university undergraduate study programme or university graduate study programme.
b) Enrolment in the specialist graduate professional study programme
The right to enrol in the specialist graduate professional study programme Crisis Management is realized by the persons who:
- have passed the classification procedure at the University of Applied Sciences Velika Gorica.
The enrolment proceeds in the order of the success scale obtained by the classification procedure until fulfilling the quotas for enrolment at full-time i.e. part-time specialist graduate professional study programme Crisis Management.
The professional baccalaurea in Management in crisis situations who have realized the right of enrolment based on the classification procedure enrol directly without sitting for differential exams.
Professional baccalaurea who have completed some other professional study programme or undergraduate university study programme, specialist professional graduate study programme or university graduate study programme and realized the right of enrolling based on the classification procedure, enrol with the condition of sitting for the differential exams for the following exams of the professional study programme Management in Crisis Situations:
- Crisis Planning (5 ECTS)
- Crisis Management (6 ECTS).
2. Scholarship fee, duration and organization of the study programme
a) Duration and organization of the study programme
semesters. Every semester takes 15 weeks.
The total student workload is on the average 21 teaching hours per week through fifteen (15) weeks per semester realized through lectures, exercises and individual work with mentorship support.
All the subjects have assigned ECTS credits that provide study flexibility. The elective courses in group A are selected in agreement with the mentor, and elective courses in group B are selected freely by the students. A part of classes and exercises will be performed in teaching workshops and on the field as well as at the cooperation higher education and scientific institutions.
Every semester of the study programme has been assigned 30 ECTS credits, and the whole study programme with 120 ECTS credits, thus realizing the right of getting the diploma on the completed specialist graduate professional study programme Crisis Management.
Classes are organized and performed as a rule on workdays in the afternoon hours and on Saturdays, and exceptionally on Sundays.
b) Costs of studying
Costs of enrolment and classification procedure amount to HRK 350.
The amount of the scholarship fee for one semester is HRK 7,490 i.e. for the entire study HRK 29,960.