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Bachelor Thesis

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Bachelor Thesis
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Applied Informatics, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011
Module code: PIB690
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 6
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Bachelor thesis, presentation

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

PIB690 (T221-0008) Applied Informatics, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011 , semester 6, mandatory course

Suitable for exchange students (learning agreement)
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
The total student study time for this course is 360 hours.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:

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Module coordinator:
Professor/innen des Studiengangs
Dozierende des Studiengangs

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Learning outcomes:
The final-year thesis offers students the opportunity to work independently on a previously agreed topic of current relevance from the broad range of areas covered during the Bachelor degree programme (theoretical and methodological aspects of computer science, software engineering and development, systems engineering, systems architecture, business informatics) and to present the results in written form. Students will apply current methods and techniques that are appropriate to the chosen field of study.

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Module content:
The student will:
- analyse the selected problem;
- examine scientific and technical aspects of the selected topic;
- develop a problem-solving strategy, compile appropriate methods to be used and
  submit these to the project supervisor for approval;
- provide detailed planning of the individual stages using an accepted
  project-execution plan;
- develop, verify and summarize the results;
- document the results as a written thesis and prepare suitable materials for a
  presentation of the project; andpresent the results in a research colloquium.

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Recommended or required reading:
Wolfgang Grieb: Schreibtipps für Diplomanden und Doktoranden in Ingenieur- und Naturwissenschaften, mit CD-ROM, Düsseldorf 2004.
Additional reference material may be provided by the academic supervisor.

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