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.

2022W, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC


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

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;
  • analyze, 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

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)

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

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




Examination modalities

The final presentation is evaluated.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
12.09.2022 08:00 05.10.2022 12:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 936 Medical Informatics Mandatory3. Semester


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