Open University of Applied Sciences (Open UAS) gives you an opportunity to study courses that are parts of University of Applied Sciences degree programmes (Bachelor's or Master's) regardless of your former education, work experience and age.
Individual courses are usually 5 credit points.
Study path equals usually the 1st year of studies in the Degree Programme (60 credit points, ECTS). The purpose of study paths is to give an opportunity to apply to become a Bachelor's degree student. All Degree Programmes don't' have study paths, even though the Open Path Application itself is in use.
A study module is a combination of courses and the amount of credit points vary. Study modules can be seen as a form of Continuing Education where the courses are parts of Degree Programmes.
In Open UAS you can't make a full Bachelor's or Master's Degree. Also you can't make a thesis.
Some study paths include work placement, then it's part of open path studies.
Open UAS gives you an opportunity to