Module Project based scientific Project 2, Computer Science (Master) (ER 7)
Module summary

Project based scientific Project 2


Prof. Dr. Peter Henning

8 ECTS points / 5 Contact hours

2nd Semester



This module is the continuation of the course "Scientific or project based work I". In this module, students study a scientific problem or application project continuously throughout the whole term. The project may be, but is not necessarily so, a continuation of the problem studied in the first part of the course.

In parallel, the students prepare a scientific talk open to the faculty.

Individual exams
Course Project based scientific Project 2


Practical work

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Hands-on Work 1 Semester (graded)

Problems and projects may be opened by every faculty member, they are advertized on the message board at the beginning of the term.

Scientific research problems usually are at the leading edge of computer science research and may be carried out in cooperation with research institutions.

Application projects are of particular relevance for the industrial practice and may be carried out in cooperation with an industrial partner.

According to project requirements.

Prerequisites According to project requirements. Format Presence time and group discussion 30 %, self study 70 %. Oral exam 30 Minutes Counseling In general, a weekly project session involving the whole team is scheduled. The counseling amounts to at least one hour per week and student.

Course Seminar



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Presentation 20 Min. (graded)

According to requirements of counseling professor, in general as extension of the scientific or project based work.

According to project requirements.

Preparation of the oral presentation, written report on the subject of the talk. Exam consists of 20 minutes of scientific talk.