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Course INF-81-81-K-7

Guided Research (Project) (6L, 12.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
- K 12.0 CP 276 h
6 L Programming training course 84 h
(6L) 12.0 CP 84 h 276 h


CP, Effort 12.0 CP = 360 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. irreg.
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [DE/EN] German or English as required
Area of study [INF-FOR] Scientific Work
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


  • This module aims at familiarizing students with pursuing research work and can serve as a preparation for pursuing a doctoral degree.
  • The project results have to be documented in a written report made public and accessible within the university. The results need to be certified by the supervising professor.
  • ECTS credits can vary from 8 to 12 cp. The actual number of ECTS-cp given results from the amount of work performed. For each ECTS-credit, 25-30 hours of work are required.
  • This module can be placed as a specialization module with the approval of the mentor. It may also replace the regular project module.


Students familiarize themselves with a research topic as negotiated with the supervisor. Planning and execution of research work is pursued under the guidance oft he supervisor. The research results obtained have to be documented.

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [INF-81-81-K-7]

Module Name Context
[INF-81-81-M-7] Guided Research (Project) P: Obligatory 6L, 12.0 LP