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185.A24 Seminar for PhD Students
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: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to read and understand scientific papers about programming languages and compilers, present the contents in a talk and in a seminar writeup, and compare the work with others.  In addition, they can find additional papers on a topic, ask questions on a topic, and lead the discussion after a presentation.

Subject of course

Presentation of (intermediate) results of the dissertation in an appropriate way (presentation, discussion, demo).

Teaching methods

Understanding scientific articles on programming languages, literature search, aural presentation and discussion, panel chairman, written presentation, review of written presentations.

Mode of examination


Additional information

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



Examination modalities

The grade is based on the presentations, the final seminar paper, the reviews you have written (not the reviews others have written about your draft paper), the work as a session chair, and the active participation in the discussions.

Course registration

Not necessary



No lecture notes are available.