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Project Work

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Project Work
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Applied Informatics, Master, ASPO 01.10.2017
Module code: PIM-PA
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.
2V (2 hours 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: 3
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Project work (80%), oral examination (20%)

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

PIM-PA (P221-0056) Applied Informatics, Master, ASPO 01.10.2011 , semester 3, mandatory course
PIM-PA (P221-0056) Applied Informatics, Master, ASPO 01.10.2017 , semester 3, 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).
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 180 hours (equivalent to 6 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 157.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Professor/innen des Studiengangs
Dozierende des Studiengangs

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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.

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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

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

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