inf184 - Current Topics in 'System Software and Distributed Systems' I (Complete module description)

inf184 - Current Topics in 'System Software and Distributed Systems' I (Complete module description)

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Module label Current Topics in 'System Software and Distributed Systems' I
Modulkürzel inf184
Credit points 3.0 KP
Workload 90 h
Institute directory Department of Computing Science
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Master's Programme Computing Science (Master) > Praktische Informatik
Zuständige Personen
  • Theel, Oliver (module responsibility)
  • Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Prüfungsberechtigt)

No participant requirements

Skills to be acquired in this module

This module integrates current developments in the field in adequate study courses.

Professional competences
The students:

  • define and contrast a computer science part, in which they are specialised, in detail or evaluate computer science in general
  • recognise and evaluate applied techniques and methods of their subject and are aware of their limits
  • identify, structure and solve problems/tasks, also in new or developing subject areas
  • apply state of the art and innovative methods to solve problems, if necessary from other disciplines
  • are aware of the current limits and contribute to the development of computer science research and technology
  • discuss and evaluate recent computer science developments

Methodological competences
The students:

  • examine tasks with technical and research literature, write an academic article and present their solutions academically
  • evaluate problems/tasks, including new or developing subject areas of their discipline and apply computer science methods for solutions and research
  • schedule time processes and resources

Social competences
The students:

  • communicate with users and experts convincingly

The students:

  • pursue the overall and special computer science development critically
  • develop and reflect self-developed hypotheses to theories independently
Module contents

See assigned course description


As announced in course

Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency irregular
Module capacity unlimited
Teaching/Learning method V oder S
Previous knowledge keine
Examination Prüfungszeiten Type of examination
Final exam of module

Presentation or oral exam

Lehrveranstaltungsform Course or seminar
Frequency siehe Angebotsrhythmus Modul
Workload Präsenzzeit 28 h