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inf590 - Current Topics in 'Medical Informatics' I
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Module label Current Topics in 'Medical Informatics' I
Modulkürzel inf590
Credit points 3.0 KP
Workload 90 h
Institute directory Department of Computing Science
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Master's Programme Computing Science (Master) > Angewandte Informatik
Zuständige Personen
  • Hein, Andreas (Module responsibility)
  • Wulff, Antje (Module responsibility)
  • Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Prüfungsberechtigt)
No participant requirements
Skills to be acquired in this module
The module aims to integrate current developments in the specialization area of "medical informatics" into the course of study in the appropriate course forms.
Professional competences
  • The students: 
  • differentiate and contrast a subfield of computer science in which they specialize in more detail or reflect on computer science in general  
  • recognize and evaluate the techniques and methods to be used in their area of specialization and their limitations  
  • identify, structure and solve problems also in new or emerging areas of their discipline  
  • apply state-of-the-art and innovative methods in investigating and solving problems, drawing on other disciplines as appropriate  
  • recognize the limits of current knowledge and technology 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: 
  • evaluate tools, technologies, methods and procedures and apply them in a differentiated manner  
  • investigate problems on the basis of technical and scientific literature, write an article according to scientific aspects and present their results in a scientific lecture
  • reflect on problems also in new or emerging areas of their discipline and apply computer science methods to investigate and solve them
Social competences
The students: 
  • communicate convincingly orally and in writing
The students: 
  • critically follow further developments in computer science in general and in their field of specialization
  • carry out innovative activities in their professional field successfully and independently 
Module contents
See assigned course description
As announced in course
Languages of instruction German, English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency irregular
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel / module level
Modulart / typ of module
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method 1S or 1VL
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge none
Examination Prüfungszeiten Type of examination
Final exam of module
At the end of the lecture period
Presentation or oral exam
Form of instruction Course or seminar
Frequency WiSe
Workload Präsenzzeit 28 h