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Module INF-14-74-M-7

Scientific Computing (Seminar) (M, 4.0 LP)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
INF-14-74-M-7 Scientific Computing (Seminar) 4.0 CP (120 h)


CP, Effort 4.0 CP = 120 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [EN] English
Module Manager
Area of study [INF-VIS] Visualisation and Scientific Computing
Reference course of study [INF-88.79-SG] M.Sc. Computer Science
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


This course is part of the research group seminar.


Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Presence-Time /
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
2S INF-14-74-K-7
Scientific Computing (Seminar)
P 28 h 92 h
- no 4.0 WiSe
  • About [INF-14-74-K-7]: Title: "Scientific Computing (Seminar)"; Presence-Time: 28 h; Self-Study: 92 h
  • About [INF-14-74-K-7]: The study achievement "[AUSARB_P] written elaboration and presentation" must be obtained.

Evaluation of grades

The module is not graded (only study achievements)..


Selected topics in the area of scientific computing.

Competencies / intended learning achievements

After successfully completing the module, students will be able to
  • gain in-depth understanding of a specialized topic in the area of scientific computing.
  • compile relevant technical literature on the chosen topic.
  • familiarize themselves with a technically and scientifically challenging topic.
  • comment on a scientific research in a well-founded and critical manner.
  • place the chosen topic in its scientific context and to differentiate it appropriately.
  • present the results in a formally correct, structured and focused way in a written paper.
  • follow and critically question a scientific presentation
  • write a scientifically sound written paper on the chosen topic.
  • design and conduct a specialized lecture on the chosen topic in a didactically appealing manner.
  • assess one's own scope for action and decision-making and the associated responsibility and, if necessary, to obtain specific information, define priorities, derive tasks, develop solutions and monitor progress
  • present and discuss a scientific question in English.


topic specific literature

Requirements for attendance of the module (informal)


Requirements for attendance of the module (formal)


References to Module / Module Number [INF-14-74-M-7]

Course of Study Section Choice/Obligation
[INF-88.79-SG] M.Sc. Computer Science [Specialisation] Specialization 1 [WP] Compulsory Elective