193.128 Literature-work for PhD students
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC


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

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • find solutions for problems of computer science selected for this particular course
  • write own scientific work, present in lectures and (trial) lectures, and participate in scientific discussions
  • subject the developed solutions to a critical, scientiic analysis

Subject of course

  • Literature inquiries
  • Evaluation of literature
  • Presentation of newest results

Teaching methods

Studying selected problems of  computer science on the basis of scientific articles

Mode of examination


Additional information

see https://www.cvast.tuwien.ac.at/team


ECTS Breakdown       3 ECTS = 75 hours      

5   Lectures
25  Literature search and reading
30   Writing a state-of-the art report
5   Paper review 8   Presentation
2   Class discussion

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



Examination modalities


Course registration

Not necessary



No lecture notes are available.


if required in English