188.947 Project in 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.

2023S, PR, 4.0h, 12.0EC


  • Semester hours: 4.0
  • Credits: 12.0
  • Type: PR Project
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

  • to analyse problems in the field of medical informatics
  • designing effective concepts for their solution
  • implement these concepts as state-of-the-art software solutions
  • design effective evaluations of these software solutions

Subject of course

The content of the Project should be discussed with the supervisor.



TUWEL course registration is mandatory: https://tuwel.tuwien.ac.at/course/view.php?id=54160 

Teaching methods

In regular meetings with the supervisor (usually every one to two weeks), the individual steps of the software project are discussed. This includes

  • requirement specification
  • rough design
  • detailed design
  • implementation details
  • test scenarios
  • derivation of results
  • project documentation
  • final presentation and discussion of the results

Mode of examination


Additional information

12 ECTS = 300 hours       
30   Proposal writing 
30   Problem Analysis, Literature research 
40   Design 
160   Implementation / Evaluation 
30   Documentation 
10   Presentation 



Course dates

Mon15:00 - 17:0027.03.2023Seminarraum FAV 01 A (Seminarraum 183/2) Introductory Lecture
Tue10:00 - 12:0028.03.2023Seminarraum FAV 01 A (Seminarraum 183/2) Literature Search
Wed11:00 - 13:0029.03.2023Seminarraum FAV 01 A (Seminarraum 183/2) Scientific Writing

Examination modalities

  • Implementation and quality of the software project
  • Presentation of the software project
  • Discussion and defence of the chosen approach

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 936 Medical Informatics Mandatory3. Semester


No lecture notes are available.

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