Coronavirus Hygiene Plan
Winter Semester 2021/22
Teaching at Mecklenburg-Vorpommern's universities in winter semester 2021/22 may commence on site. Minister of Science Bettina Martin has launched the "Coronavirus State Ordinance for Universities in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern".
General Rules for On-Site Classes (Lectures and Seminars)
1st area - fully vaccinated and recovered persons can sit among each other without distance, but are obliged to wear a suitable face covering.
2nd area - for persons who are not fully vaccinated or recovered, there is the obligation of proof of a rapid test with certificate. For this group, the spacing rule according to "checkerboard spacing" applies at a diagonal distance of at least one seat each.
3rd area - if all participants in an event are fully vaccinated or recovered, the spacing obligation and the obligation to wear a face covering in the rooms does not apply.
Wherever it is possible to keep the distance of 1.50 m, this is required.
The contents of both Hygiene Plan and Test Strategy can be found exclusively online and clearly arranged in the submenu items.
The original source file is not updated due to rapid development.
Entry into force
The Coronavirus Hygiene Plan, in conjunction with the Test Strategy, will be put into effect as a service directive at Wismar University of Applied Sciences on 13.9.2021.
Approved by the Public Health Office (Gesundheitsamt), District of Nordwestmecklenburg, on 3.9.2021
Brought to the attention of the crisis team of the Ministry of Education on 8.9.2021
Obligation to instruct
For Students and Employees
Students and employees must be instructed about contents and place of publication. Please supplement your usual instruction forms accordingly. The instructions are to be documented in writing and kept available in faculties and subsections (Fachbereiche).
In accordance with the SARS-CoV-2 Occupational Health and Safety Ordinance of 6.9.2021, employees are informed about the health risks associated with contracting Coronavirus Disease-2019 (COVID-19) and about the possibility of protective vaccination.
The Coronavirus Hygiene Plan and supplementary regulations must be strictly followed. Non-compliance may lead to the imposition of fines in accordance with the Law on the Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases in Humans (Infektionsschutzgesetz - IfSG).