Modular System

All our programs are modular in nature, which allows for highly flexible and personalized courses of study.

Expect to spend 45 hours per credit hour at the undergraduate level (courses consist of 1-3 credit hours) and at the graduate and post-graduate levels (3-4 cr. hrs. per course).

Each course consists of three phases:


Admitted students can access the Moodle course room appr. 6 weeks prior to the on-campus course period via our website. Course assignments in all programs and courses are described in the Moodle room and cover the time before and after each on-campus period.

  • Modular Courses - normally 5 days (Mon – Fri).

Each course is graded and and recorded. Course work and grades are accessible to students through CIU-Online.

ONLINE courses

Some courses can be taken online: Current courses

Evening Courses



Phase 1 and 2 starts with the first evening online session and consists of 12 weeks with one evening session of 2,5 hrs each.
Phase 3 extends over 3 weeks after the 12th planned evening. During this time students are to complete and submit their assignments.

Weekend Courses



6 consecutive Saturdays with video sessions (5 hrs. each). Phase 3 extends over 8 weeks after the last Saturday video session.


Each student is supported by an Academic Advisor in the planning and scheduling of courses.