188.941 Seminar on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • 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...

  • independently research scientific literature in the field of computer vision and pattern recognition and to critically deal with it
  • write a simple scientific paper that complies with the rules of academic practice
  • summarize the findings of their literary work in a technical presentation and to discuss them in a group of colleagues

Subject of course

Seminar on selected topics in the area of Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition. Thematic foci for the winter semester 2021/22 will be announced at the preliminary meeting.

Didactic background: In the course of the seminar and through individual monitoring, students will be familiarized with the procedure of literature research, critical assessment and follow-up work by writing a seminar paper. Although approaches will depend on the selected topic of the paper, students should focus on scientific literature in English. Another important aspect of this seminar will be the practicing of students' presentation skills.

Teaching methods

In the course of the seminar and through individual monitoring, students will be familiarized with the procedure of literature research, critical assessment and follow-up work by writing a seminar paper. Although approaches will depend on the selected topic of the paper, students should focus on scientific literature in English. Another important aspect of this seminar will be the practicing of students' presentation skills, as there is individual feedback given after the final presentations.

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Preliminary meeting: Wednesday, 13th October 2021, 10.00 - 11.00 via remote learning tools (links to the Zoom meetings will be made available on TUWEL).

The final presentations are expected to be held on Wednesday 19th January 2022. The actual times and dates will be announced as soon as the number of participants is known. Further dates will be announced in this first meeting.

This course represents 3 ECTS (= 75 hours) and approximately 12 hours of these require compulsory attendance (for the final presentations, preliminary meeting, etc.).  The remaining hours are intended for the creation and completion of your written paper and presentation slides as well as individual supervision (including feedback on the seminar papers and presentations).

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

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Wed10:00 - 12:0013.10.2021 Online via Zoom (LIVE)Preliminary Meeting
Wed10:00 - 12:0019.01.2022 Online via Zoom (LIVE)Final Presentations

Examination modalities

  • Grading of a written seminar paper (to be handed in online, in the TUWEL course)
  • Assessment of scientific presentation (online via Zoom)
  • Participation in discussions (online via Zoom)

You therefore need a computer, access to the internet, a working microphone, a webcam and access to the TUWEL course in order to be able to participate in this course.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
23.08.2021 12:00 10.10.2021 23:59 10.10.2021 23:59

Curricula

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

A working knowledge of computer vision and pattern recognition is essential. This knowledge can be acquired in relevant courses of the Bachelor programme Media Informatics and Visual Computing as well as the Masters programmes Media Informatics or Visual Computing.

Language

if required in English