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8 tipps how not to make a spectacle of yourself
Personal issues with professors should be addressed openly. In most cases, it will be easy to find an uncomplicated solution together.
The lecturers’ slides and notes are their intellectual property. Before taking pictures of them, one should ask for permission or rather copy them by hand.
It is distracting when someone comes late to a lecture. It is therefore best to be there on time or to at least sit down as quietly as possible.
Nobody likes to find unauthorized pictures or videos of himself in social networks. Of course, this is no different for professors.
The lecturers know what they are talking about. They deserve that one pays particular attention to their lectures.
The anonymity of the internet should not be misused for speaking badly of professors. This is part of a respectful interaction.
Everyone likes learning in a tidy lecture hall. Therefore, nothing should be left behind after the lecture.
When one attends a lecture, it should be no problem to stay for the last five minutes. One should give everyone the chance to listen to the end of the lecture.