inf175 - Special Topics in 'Media Informatics and Multimedia Systems' II (Complete module description)

inf175 - Special Topics in 'Media Informatics and Multimedia Systems' II (Complete module description)

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Module label Special Topics in 'Media Informatics and Multimedia Systems' II
Modulkürzel inf175
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Department of Computing Science
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Master's Programme Computing Science (Master) > Praktische Informatik
  • Master's Programme Engineering of Socio-Technical Systems (Master) > Human-Computer Interaction
Zuständige Personen
  • Boll-Westermann, Susanne (module responsibility)
  • Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Prüfungsberechtigt)

No participant requirements

Skills to be acquired in this module

The aim of the module is to integrate the latest developments in the field of “Media Informatics and Multimedia Systems” appropriately into a course of study.

Professional competences
The students:

  • define and contrast special themes in computer science, and reflect on computer science practices in general.
  • recognize and evaluate applied techniques and methods and their limits
  • identify, structure and solve problems/tasks, in new or developing subject areas
  • apply state of the art and innovative methods to solve problems, if necessary from other disciplines
  • recognize current limits and contribute to the development of computer science research and technology
  • discuss and evaluate recent computer science developments

Methodological competences
The students:

  • evaluate and apply tools, technology and methods and utilize them appropriately
  • combine new and original approaches and methods creatively
  • reflect on problems/tasks, including new or developing subject areas in their discipline and apply computer science methods for investigation and resolution.

Social competence
The students:

  • integrate their skills into team processes

The students:

  • pursue the further development of computer science in general and in this particular sub-field critically.
  • innovatively conduct professional activities effectively and independently.
Module contents

According to the assigned course


Literature will be announced in the assigned course


Languages of instruction German, English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency irregulary
Module capacity unlimited
Teaching/Learning method 2 Veranst. aus V, S, Ü, P
Previous knowledge keine
Examination Prüfungszeiten Type of examination
Final exam of module

At the end of the lecture period

Portfolio or presentation or oral exam

Form of instruction VA-Auswahl
Frequency siehe Angebotsrhythmus Modul
Workload Präsenzzeit 56 h