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inf800 - Proseminar in Computer Science (Complete module description)
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Module label Proseminar in Computer Science
Module abbreviation inf800
Credit points 3.0 KP
Workload 90 h
Institute directory Department of Computing Science
Applicability of the module
  • Bachelor's Programme Business Informatics (Bachelor) > Aufbaucurriculum - Pflichtbereich
  • Bachelor's Programme Computing Science (Bachelor) > Aufbaumodule
  • Dual-Subject Bachelor's Programme Computing Science (Bachelor) > Praktische Vertiefung (60 KP)
  • Master of Education Programme (Vocational and Business Education) Computing Science (Master of Education) > Praktische Vertiefung der Informatik
Responsible persons
  • Nieße, Astrid (module responsibility)
  • Sauer, Jürgen (module responsibility)
  • Diethelm, Ira (module responsibility)
  • Lehrenden, Die im Modul (authorised to take exams)

The specific participation requirements are described in the individual assigned courses.
Skills to be acquired in this module
Supported by a lecturer the students familiarise with a given topic by literature research. They understand and evaluate the relevance of the literature. After this evaluation the students present and discuss their solutions academically.
Professional competence
The students:
  • characterise and apply computer science basics (algorithms, data structures, programming, basics of practical, technical and theoretical computer science)
  • define und describe essential mathematical, logical and physical basics of computer science
  • define and illustrate the core disciplines of computer science (theoratical, practical and technical computer science)
Methodological competence
The students:
  • examine problems, use formal methods to phrase them and analyze them appropriately
  • evaluate problems by the use of technical and scientific literature
  • reflect on a scientific topic and write a scientific seminar paper under guidance and present their findings
Social competence
The students:
  • communicate considerately and appropriately with users and experts
  • use presentation methods
The students:
  • plan their informatical actions independently
  • reflect their contributions critically and discuss them with users and experts
  • collect and update their knowledge independently
Module contents
according to the assigned task
Recommended reading
Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency each semester
Module capacity unlimited
Reference text
Students must attend one of the seminars offered.
Passing the proseminar is a prerequisite for registering for the Bachelor's thesis.
Teaching/Learning method 1S
Examination Examination times Type of examination
Final exam of module
Am Ende des Semesters und nach Absprache
  • Active participation in the seminar is expected
  • Paper and presentation
Type of course Seminar
Frequency SoSe oder WiSe
On-site workload 28 h