193.101 Seminar 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.

2022W, 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...

  1. generate a research question or aim to focus work
  2. conduct a search of academic literature on a specific topic
  3. critically read and discuss academic peer reviewed literature
  4. synthesise literature into a coherent argument
  5. write a well structured essay on the focus topic
  6. present key insights orally

Subject of course

Medical Informatics related topic areas will be chosen in discussion with the students.

Teaching methods

Seminar group discussions, presentations of work in progress

Mode of examination


Additional information

Preliminary meeting:  <5 Oct 11:00-13:00> attendance is mandatory (either in person or zoom).

ECTS Breakdown (estimate - we will discuss and agree this)

Briefing and presentation topics: 2 hours

Lectures / Discussions: 8 hours

Literature search, group / individual topic identification: 15 hours

Create a seminar paper: 48 hours

Presentation of results / feedback: 2 hours


Total: 75 hours (3 credits)

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



Course dates

Wed11:00 - 13:0005.10.2022 See TUWEL for zoom linkIntroduction - choosing topics
Wed11:00 - 13:0019.10.2022 See TUWEL for additional zoom linkSeminar 2 - discuss topics & plans
Wed11:00 - 13:0016.11.2022 See TUWEL for additional zoom linkSeminar 3 - focus, outline, plan
Wed11:00 - 13:0014.12.2022 See TUWEL for additional zoom linkSeminar - optional check-in
Wed11:00 - 13:0011.01.2023 See TUWEL for additional zoom linkSeminar - final

Examination modalities

~20 page written seminar paper

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
03.10.2022 12:00 15.10.2022 12:00 22.10.2022 12:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 936 Medical Informatics Mandatory3. Semester


No lecture notes are available.