186.151 Diploma Thesis Seminar
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020S, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC


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

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to provide a view on some of the research work at our research division, and the ability to comprehensibly present own scientific work in two talks, one at the beginning, one at the end of a Master's thesis.

Subject of course

Talks and discussions about diploma theses of the institute. Didactical Approach: The diploma students of the institute give two talks. In the first talk at the beginning of the diploma thesis the following topics are discussed: research problem of the diploma thesis, the aimed at goals, the approach, and the intended outcome. In a second talk at the end of the diploma thesis the achieved results are presented. Additionally it is expected that the diploma students are attending further talks of other diploma students and/or talks of international guests.

Teaching methods

Listening to and giving lectures.

Mode of examination


Additional information

ECTS Breakdown: 3 ECTS = 75 hours

 30 hours - preparing and giving initial talk

 30 hours - preparing and giving final talk

 15 hours - attending talks of other diploma students

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



Examination modalities

Evaluation of talks given, attendance at talks of others.

Course registration

Not necessary



No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

The seminar can only be done in combination with a diploma thesis, which is supervised by our working group.