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.

2022W, PR, 4.0h, 12.0EC


  • Semester hours: 4.0
  • Credits: 12.0
  • Type: PR Project
  • Format: Online

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

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)




Examination modalities

Implementation and quality of the software project

  • Presentation of the software project
  • Discussion and defense 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
03.10.2022 08:00 05.10.2022 12:00 03.03.2023 08:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 936 Medical Informatics Mandatory3. Semester


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