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.

2022W, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC


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

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

Remark: The course in the WS 2022 is planned to be held in person. If required by the Covid situation, the course will be held online via Zoom at the planned dates and times.

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: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Course dates

Tue14:00 - 16:0004.10.2022Seminarraum FAV EG C (Seminarraum Gödel) first class
Mon13:00 - 19:0019.12.2022 online via Zoom: https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/4826230572 (LIVE)students' presentations
Tue14:00 - 20:0020.12.2022 online via Zoom: https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/4826230572 (LIVE)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
19.09.2022 00:00 02.10.2022 14:30 16.10.2022 00:00

Registration modalities

Registration in TISS

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Availability04.10.2022 18:0007.10.2022 00:00
Concurrency and Consistency04.10.2022 18:0007.10.2022 00:00
Database Security04.10.2022 18:0007.10.2022 00:00
Performance04.10.2022 18:0007.10.2022 00:00
Storage Management04.10.2022 18:0007.10.2022 00:00



No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Prerequisite:  VU Database Systems 184.686

Preceding courses


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