181.201 Seminar Database Systems
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019W, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • to name relevant aspects of database administration
  • to reproduce the current database research for a chosen topic from the database administration area
  • to find the relevant literature for a topic from database research


Subject of course

Selected topics in current database research with a focus on database administration

Teaching methods

The students have to

  • prepare a seminar thesis for the chosen topice
  • give an oral presentation of this seminar thesis
  • review 2 seminar theses of their colleagues
  • reivse their own thesis based on the received reviews

Mode of examination


Additional information

ECTS Breakdown

 10 h presence in class
57 h research article (report, presentation, revision)
  8 h reviews
75 h = 3 Ects


Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: http://www.tuwien.ac.at/fileadmin/t/ukanzlei/t-ukanzlei-english/Plagiarism.pdf

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: https://www.tuwien.at/fileadmin/Assets/dienstleister/Datenschutz_und_Dokumentenmanagement/Plagiarism.pdf



Course dates

Wed11:00 - 13:0002.10.2019Seminarraum FAV 01 B (Seminarraum 187/2) Preliminaries
Fri08:00 - 20:0022.11.2019Seminarraum FAV EG C (Seminarraum Gödel) students' presentations
Mon14:00 - 19:0025.11.2019Seminarraum FAV EG B (Seminarraum von Neumann) students' presentations

Examination modalities

The assessment takes into account

  • above all the seminar thesis
  • the oral presentation of the seminar thesis
  • the reviews of 2 other seminar theses
  • the revision of one's own seminar thesis

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
02.09.2019 00:00 01.10.2019 23:59 07.10.2019 23:59

Registration modalities:

Registration in TISS

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Availability02.10.2019 13:0004.10.2019 13:00
Concurrency and Consistency02.10.2019 13:0004.10.2019 13:00
Database Security02.10.2019 13:0004.10.2019 13:00
Performance02.10.2019 13:0004.10.2019 13:00
Storage Management02.10.2019 13:0004.10.2019 13:00



No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Prerequisite:  VU Database Systems 184.686

Preceding courses


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