193.038 Seminar Media and Human-Centered Computing - Buidling Information Modelling
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


  • 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 judge the state of the art in the areas of IT andbuilding information modelling, to compare such systems for their efficiency and capabilities as well as to do realistic planning and selection of forensic IT systems.

Subject of course

Seminar on selected topics in the area of media informatics; in the winter term 2020/21 these will be IT and building information modelling

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.

IMPORTANT! Due to the Corona pandemic both pre-seminar meeting and final presentations will be held online. All details can be found in due time in the TUWEL forum.

Mode of examination


Additional information

This course represents 3 ECTS (= 75 hours) and approximately 12 hours of these require compulsory (online) 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)



Course dates

Fri09:00 - 10:0015.10.2021 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/96943719891 (LIVE)Prelecture Meeting
Fri09:00 - 14:0028.01.2022 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91950439417 (LIVE)Seminar Presentations

Examination modalities

Students are graded based on their literature selection, seminar paper and presentation.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
23.08.2021 12:00 21.10.2021 20:00 21.10.2021 20:00


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 935 Media and Human-Centered Computing 1. Semester


Please find the presentations on correct writing of technical reports and on scientific presentations here: https://www.cg.tuwien.ac.at/courses/gma/nachlese.html


if required in English