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inf177 - Current Topics in 'Media Informatics and Multimedia Systems' II (Complete module description)
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Module label Current Topics in 'Media Informatics and Multimedia Systems' II
Module abbreviation inf177
Credit points 3.0 KP
Workload 90 h
Institute directory Department of Computing Science
Applicability of the module
  • Master's Programme Computing Science (Master) > Praktische Informatik
Responsible persons
  • Boll-Westermann, Susanne (module responsibility)
  • Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Prüfungsberechtigt)
No participant requirements
Skills to be acquired in this module
The aim of the module is to integrate the latest developments in the field of "Media Information and Multimedia Systems" into a course of study.

Professional competences
The students:
  • define, differentiate, 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 in new or emerging areas of their discipline
  • apply appropriate and innovative methods to the state of the art in the investigation and resolution of problems, possibly with recourse to other disciplines
  • recognize the limitations of existing knowledge and technology practices and contribute to the further scientific and technological development of computer science
  • discuss current developments in computer science and assess their significance

Methodological competences
The students:
  • investigate problems based on technical and scientific literature, compose an article according to scientific criteria, and present their results in a scientific lecture
  • reflect on problems in new or emerging areas of their discipline and apply computer science methods for investigation and resolution
  • do scheduling and planning of resources

Social competences
The students:
  • communicate effectively verbally and in writing with users and experts

The students:
  • critically pursue the further development of computer science in general and this particular sub-field
  • develop and reflect on their own theories and independent hypotheses
Module contents
According to the assigned course
Recommended reading
As announced in course
Languages of instruction German, English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency irregular
Module capacity unlimited
Module level
Type of module
Teaching/Learning method 1S or 1V
Previous knowledge none
Examination Examination times Type of examination
Final exam of module
At the end of the lecture period
Presentation or oral exam.
Type of course Course or seminar
Frequency SoSe oder WiSe
Workload Präsenzzeit 28 h