183.598 Project in Medical Informatics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, PR, 4.0h, 12.0EC


  • Semester hours: 4.0
  • Credits: 12.0
  • Type: PR Project
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • raise requirements for a practical implementation task in the field of medical informatics;
  • define an appropriate architecture and design;
  • work with current software tools;
  • present the completed work.

Subject of course

This course covers the following topics:

  • Introduction into a defined project from the field of medical informatics. 
  • Structured implementation of this project under simulated real-life conditions.

Teaching methods

  • Independent work with regular meetings 
  • requirements specification
  • rough design
  • detailed design
  • implementation details
  • test scenarios
  • implementation
  • project documentation
  • concluding discussion 
  • Presentation and discussion of the results

Mode of examination


Additional information

According to the government's catalogue of measures, classroom teaching is to be suspended from Wednesday 11 March. Please register for the LVA here in TISS, so that we have your contact details
and send you the documents. You are also welcome to send an e-mail to care4u@inso.tuwien.ac.at so that we can inform you about the appropriate information transfer.

If you have any questions, please contact care4u@inso.tuwien.ac.at.

Effort for the student (ECTS-Breakdown):

Preliminary Talk: 2 h
Requirements Engineering: 25 h
Analysis and Design: 70 h
Implementation: 150 h
Documentation: 25 h
Preparing Presentation: 10 h
Presentation: 3 h
Meetings: 15 h

Total: 300 hours (12 ECTS)



Course dates

Wed17:00 - 19:0010.03.2021 Distance Learning via Zoom (LIVE)Vorbesprechung - https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89337364426

Examination modalities

Implementation and quality of the software project

  • Presentation of the software project
  • Discussion and defence of the chosen approach
  • Assessment of the quality of the finished project, both practically and in terms of documentation

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
04.02.2021 09:00 27.01.2022 23:00 03.10.2021 23:00


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 936 Medical Informatics 3. Semester


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