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inf903 - Research Project I (Complete module description)
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Module label Research Project I
Module code inf903
Credit points 12.0 KP
Workload 360 h
Faculty/Institute Department of Computing Science
Used in course of study
  • Master's Programme Business Informatics (Master) >
  • Master's Programme Engineering of Socio-Technical Systems (Master) >
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Entry requirements
Skills to be acquired in this module
Ziele des Moduls/Kompetenzen:
The Module practices 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 competences:s:

the students will extend their competences in the required technologies of the research area.

Methodological competences:
the students will extend their competences in scientific methodologies, methods, and tools regarding the research area.

Social competences:
Social competences are extended due to the integration in the working group of the supervisor of the work and include the presentation and discussion of the results within the working group.

Self competences:
  • Recognise 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
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Languages of instruction English , German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency Once a year
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel BC (Basiscurriculum / Base curriculum)
Modulart je nach Studiengang Pflicht oder Wahlpflicht
Lern-/Lehrform / Type of program
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
Course type Project
SWS 6.00
Frequency SuSe and WiSe
Workload attendance 84 h