1. Total study time in the modules: from 24 to 30 hours. The study time in the modules within the advanced training programmes may vary from 8 to 30 hours, depending on the level of learnersТ proficiency and target group.
2. Forms of studies and study time in each module:
- Lectures in face-to-face and/or distance form, from 6 to 12 hours,
- Seminars, practical and laboratory studies in face-to-face, correspondence, and/or distance, from 4 to16 hours,
- Independent work with the TMC materials, taking self-control tests, preparation of answers to questions to exercise self-control over the topics, accomplishment of assignments intended for independent work, and self-dependent design самосто€тельное проектирование in correspondence and/or distance form, from 4 to 10 hours,
- Test, in the form of a final test, answers to test questions, accomplishment of the test practical assignment, defense of the report, defense of the course project Ц in face-to-face and/or distance form Ц from 2 to 4 hours.