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inf109 - Information Systems III (Complete module description)
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Module label Information Systems III
Module abbreviation inf109
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Department of Computing Science
Applicability of the module
  • Master Applied Economics and Data Science (Master) > Specialization
  • Master's Programme Business Informatics (Master) > Akzentsetzungsmodule der Informatik
  • Master's Programme Computing Science (Master) > Praktische Informatik
Responsible persons
  • Grawunder, Marco (module responsibility)
  • Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Prüfungsberechtigt)
- Information Systems I
- Information Systems II
Skills to be acquired in this module
Professional competence
The students: 
  • describe concepts, languages and architectures of database systems
  • discuss state-of-the-art database research topics
  • analyse information processing tasks and implement solutions appropriately

Methodological competence
 The students: 
  • propose concrete processing requirements for special application classes
  • assess the consequences of techniques and approaches 
  • perform supervised research in the field of information systems
  • analyse and reflect complex information system requirements
  • realize information demands and accordingly gather aim-oriented information
Social Competencies
The students:
  • solve problems partially in small groups
  • present solution proposals in front of the exercise group
  • discuss their different solution proposals withhin the exercise group
The students:
  • accept constructive criticism
  • reflect on their proposed solution considering the taugth methods
Module contents
This module is a continuation of the content of information systems I and of information systems II. It deepens and extends the contents of the preceding modules and focuses mainly on current research questions. A special focus lies on concept of distributed data management.
Recommended reading
  • Özsu, M. Tamer; Valduriez, Patrick, Principles of distributed database systems
  • Rahm/Saake/Sattler: Verteiltes und Paralleles Datenmanagement, Springeer
  • Paper from SIGMOD, VLDB or ICDE
Languages of instruction German, English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency Winter semester
Module capacity unlimited
Module level
Type of module
Teaching/Learning method 1VL + 1Ü
Previous knowledge - Informationssysteme I
- Informationssysteme II
Type of course Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
Lecture 2 WiSe 28
Exercises 2 WiSe 28
Total module attendance time 56 h
Examination Examination times Type of examination
Final exam of module
At the end of the lecture period
Written exam, oral exam or term paper