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inf904 - Research Project II (Complete module description)
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Module label Research Project II
Module code inf904
Credit points 12.0 KP
Workload 360 h
Institute directory Department of Computing Science
Applicability of the module
  • Master's Programme Business Informatics (Master) > Kernmodule
Responsible persons
Hahn, Axel (Authorized examiners)
Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Authorized examiners)
Skills to be acquired in this module
The Module improves the scientific competencies in preparation of the master thesis. It is intended to replace the project group with the two “Research Project” modules to ensure studibility and to enable students to perform research projects at foreign universities. Additionally, it is also intended to embed the student into the research activities of the supervisor in preparation of a potential doctoral work after finishing the program.

Professional competence
The students:
- will improve their competences in the required technologies of the research area.


Methodological competence
The students:
- will improve their competences in scientific methodologies, methods, and tools regarding the research area.

Social competence
The students:
- will be integrated in the working group of the supervisor of the work and have to present as well as discuss the results within the working group.

The students:
- know their abilities and extend them purposefully
- reflect their self-perception and actions with regard to professional, methodological and social aspects
- develop and reflect self-developed hypothesis to theories independently
- work in their field independently


Module contents
Definition of a research question, identifying the state of the art, development of a research plan, performing research tasks, scientific writing, presentation of results
Reader's advisory
Will be announced by the supervisor according to the research topic.
Languages of instruction German, English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency Sommer und Winter
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel / module level BC (Basiscurriculum / Base curriculum)
Modulart / typ of module je nach Studiengang Pflicht oder Wahlpflicht
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method P
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
Course type Project (
Frequency WiSe
Workload attendance 56 h