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Project Work

Module name (EN): Project Work
Degree programme: Applied Informatics, Master, ASPO 01.10.2011
Module code: PIM-PA
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 2V (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 10
Semester: 3
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Project work (80%), oral examination (20%)
Curricular relevance:
PIM-PA Applied Informatics, Master, ASPO 01.10.2011, semester 3, mandatory course
PIM-PA Applied Informatics, Master, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 3, mandatory course

Suitable for exchange students (learning agreement)
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 300 hours (equivalent to 10 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 277.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Professoren des Studiengangs
Dozenten des Studiengangs

[updated 07.05.2015]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will
_ have developed their own competences in conceiving, working on and presenting IT projects.
_ be in a position to apply the latest findings from their special field to larger problems.
_ have gained new insights on the basis of their knowledge and be capable of translating these into concepts and solutions that they can then present.
_ have mastered the skills required for team leadership, teamwork and conflict management.

[updated 26.02.2018]
Module content:
1 Working on complex projects
2 Coordinating task definitions with the project´s client
3 Analyzing problems and creating a project plan
4 Working on each project step according to the project plan and scheduling regular reviews with the client of the project and the supervising professors.
5 Documenting project results
6 Presenting project results

[updated 26.02.2018]
Recommended or required reading:
Project-related literature will be specified by the lecturer resp. researched independently.

[updated 26.02.2018]
Module offered in:
WS 2017/18, WS 2016/17, WS 2015/16, WS 2014/15, WS 2013/14, ...
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