183.599 Seminar on 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, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • carry out a state-of-the-art literature research on a selected problem in the field of medical informatics;
  • analyse, discuss and describe solutions to the selected research problem on the basis of the literature research
  • to evaluate and present research questions

Subject of course

This lecture covers the following topics:

  • Creating a presentation of a project aligned to the target audience. 
  • Presenting in front of a technical audience. 
  • Giving and implementing feedback.

Analysis of current topics in the field of medical informatics.

Teaching methods

The following methods are used in this course:

- Discussion rounds
- Research of relevant literature using common search engines
- independent working
- Presentation 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.

ECTS-Breakdown (Effort for the student):

Preliminary talk and introduction to research topics: 2 hrs
Lectures/ Lab-demonstrations: 8 hrs
Literature recherche, selection of topic: 15 hrs
Preparing the seminar paper: 48 hrs
Presentation of the results/ feedback: 2 hrs
Total: 75 hours (3 ECTS)

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Course dates

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

Examination modalities

The final presentation is evaluated.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
08.02.2021 09:00 01.04.2021 10:00 09.04.2021 09:00


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 936 Medical Informatics 3. Semester


Slides and Scriptum in english available for download

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if required in English