Read the syllabus to get the big picture if you have not done it already. The course pages give more detailed information of requirements and due dates of the assignments), and lecture materials and materials required for the exam (Materials). The exam results will be published in the Evaluation page. The information of these pages concerns all students. There is a separate page for those students who take the 5 credits, i.e. earn two additional credits.
Notice that the due date for the first assignment (motivation letter) is Thursday, January 9 although the first lecture in on Monday, January 13.
To avoid workload peaks during the next weeks, start also working on the pre-reading assignments 1-4.