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inf174 - 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
Module code inf174
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Department of Computing Science
Applicability of the module
  • Master's Programme Computing Science (Master) > Praktische Informatik
  • Master's Programme Engineering of Socio-Technical Systems (Master) > Human-Computer Interaction
Responsible persons
Boll-Westermann, Susanne (Module responsibility)
Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Module counselling)
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 competences** The students:
- integrate their skills in a team environment.

**Self-competences** 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
Reader's advisory
As announced in course
Languages of instruction German, English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency irregulary
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel / module level AC (Aufbaucurriculum / Composition)
Modulart / typ of module je nach Studiengang Pflicht oder Wahlpflicht
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method 2 Veranst. aus V, S. Ü P, PR
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
At the end of the lecture period
Die Vorstellung des praktischen Projektes an einem Projekttag aller Kleingruppen findet direkt im Anschluss an die Vorlesungszeit statt. Die mündliche Prüfung findet in den ersten beiden Wochen nach Ende der Vorlesungszeit statt. Etwaige Nachprüfungen finden am Ende der vorlesungsfreien Zeit statt. Der genaue Zeitplan kann den Webseiten der Abteilung sowie den Angaben im Lernmanagementsystem Stud.IP entnommen werden.
Course type Course selection
Frequency SoSe oder WiSe
Workload attendance 28 h