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252-2600-05L  Software Engineering Seminar

SemesterAutumn Semester 2017
LecturersM. Püschel
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentNumber of participants limited to 22.

Catalogue data

AbstractThe course is an introduction to research in software engineering, based on reading and presenting high quality research papers in the field. The instructor may choose a variety of topics or one topic that is explored through several papers.
ObjectiveThe main goals of this seminar are 1) learning how to read and understand a recent research paper in computer science; and 2) learning how to present a technical topic in computer science to an audience of peers.
ContentThe technical content of this course falls into the general area of software engineering but will vary from semester to semester.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersM. Püschel
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Admission requirementStudent should be able to read conference and journal papers in Computer Science (written in English)
Additional information on mode of examinationGrading is based on presentation *and* active participation in the seminar. A student must be present even if s/he is not the speaker. Acceptable reasons for absence are illness, military or civil service, appearance in court, and similar events that are beyond your control. All absences must be documented.

Learning materials

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252-0276-05 SSoftware Engineering Seminar2 hrs
Wed10-12CHN D 46 »
M. Püschel


No information on groups available.


Places22 at the most
Waiting listuntil 02.10.2017

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Computer Science BachelorSeminarWInformation