Monthly Archives: June 2014

Credit hour taken vs credit hour earned

Which credit hours for subjects should be counted in both

Credit hour taken

  • completed subjects
  • + failed subjects

Credit hour earned

  • completed subjects
  • + credit transfer

Credit hour that will not be calculated

  • exempted subjects
  • subjects not calculated

Can be simplified in the following diagram

Screen Shot 2014-09-25 at 3.29.40 PM

Timetable Software

Some timetable software available.

aSc Timetable

  • native application. Available on Mac and Windows
  • free trial available
  • no info on costing on the website
  • have good tutorial to start off

FET free timetable

  • it’s free
  • built on C++
  • available only for Windows
  • screenshots available

Untis Express

  • price starts at USD264 with yearly maintenance fee
  • run on windows
  • flash demo available


  • It’s free and open source
  • developed on Java (require Tomcat and MySQL)


  • been in market for more than 15 years
  • available on winows, mac, linux
  • free (limited features) and 30-day trial version available

wise timetable

lantive scheduling


  • drag drop

  • js plugin for responsive design


  • drag drop js timetable