Credits: 5

Schedule: 09.09.2019 - 21.12.2019

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation): 

The course staff is the following:

Office hours: by appointment. For any question related to the course, send an email to the course email address; please do not contact the teaching staff directly.

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

I-II, III-V (Autumn or Spring)

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After successful completion of the course, you will be able to: describe the elements and the structure of a technical document; evaluate the significance of a scientific work; summarize existing work on a specific topic in computer science; write a technical report with some original contribution; present and defend technical content.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The course addresses a broad range of topics in computer science including (but not limited to) algorithms, mobile and distributed computing, the Internet of things, and big data. A more detailed description of the content is available in MyCourses.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Technical report and presentation.  A more detailed description of assessment methods and criteria is available in MyCourses.

Elaboration of the evaluation criteria and methods, and acquainting students with the evaluation (applies in this implementation): 

Detailed evaluation criteria are available in the section about course material.

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

CSE-E5000 Seminar on Software Systems, Technologies and Security

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Basic LaTeX skills. A bachelor degree and at least one semester of studies at master level are highly recommended.

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The course may include special support for English writing and presentation skills. Additional information is available in MyCourses.


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