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Master Thesis

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Master Thesis
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Applied Informatics, Master, ASPO 01.10.2017
Module code: PIM-MT
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: 4
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Master thesis, colloquium

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

KIM-MT (T222-0058) Computer Science and Communication Systems, Master, ASPO 01.10.2017 , semester 4, mandatory course
PIM-MT (T221-0054) Applied Informatics, Master, ASPO 01.10.2011 , semester 4, mandatory course
PIM-MT (T221-0054) Applied Informatics, Master, ASPO 01.10.2017 , semester 4, 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 900 hours.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Professor/innen des Studiengangs

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will
_ be able to achieve their own research and development results that identify them as academic personalities who are open to innovative technologies and their applications.
_ be able to apply and develop the latest findings from research and development.
_ gain new research and development insights on the basis of their knowledge and be capable of translating these insights into concepts and solutions that they can then present.
_ be able to analyze issues, as well as design and implement appropriate solutions in cooperation with external and internal clients and colleagues.
_ And lastly, students will be able to document the results of their work in writing according to scientific principles.

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Module content:
1 Problem definition
2 Development of new theoretical and application-specific tenets
3 Evaluation of alternative solutions, also based on interim research results
4 Independent development of concepts and solutions for the task
5 Documentation of results in the form of a Master thesis
6 Presentation of the Master thesis within the framework of a colloquium

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Recommended or required reading:
Independent selection of literature depending on the topic.

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