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.

2023W, 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


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

Tue16:00 - 18:0010.10.2023Seminarraum FAV 01 C (Seminarraum 188/2) first class
Wed13:00 - 20:0013.12.2023Seminarraum FAV EG B (Seminarraum von Neumann) students' presentations
Fri09:00 - 17:0015.12.2023Seminarraum 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
18.09.2023 00:00 03.10.2023 00:00 15.10.2023 00:00

Registration modalities

Registration in TISS

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Availability10.10.2023 18:0013.10.2023 00:00
Concurrency and Consistency10.10.2023 18:0013.10.2023 00:00
Database Security10.10.2023 18:0013.10.2023 00:00
Performance10.10.2023 18:0013.10.2023 00:00
Storage Management10.10.2023 18:0013.10.2023 00:00



No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Prerequisite:  VU Database Systems 184.686

Preceding courses


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