384.159 SoC Design Seminar
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023W, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


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

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to conduct state-of-the-art research, in particular for SoC topics. They should be able to identify reliable, good, state-of-the-art (research) material, study and analyze them. Moreover, they will be able to present their findings in a concrete and concise manner in writing (paper) as well as in person (presentation).


Subject of course

The course consists (guided) research on one of the of the state-of-the-art topics in SoC. You then have to write a scientific paper/report on it and present it.

Teaching methods

The course consists (guided) research where supervisors work on a one-to-one basis with students on research methodology as well as how to present the results of their findings.


Mode of examination


Additional information

This course is part of the Embedded Systems Master Programme, and there specifically of the SoC Track. The Institute of Computer Technology also offers other relevant courses

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



Course dates

Thu10:00 - 13:0005.10.2023Seminarraum 384 Introduction Session
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

You will be assessed based on the quality of your final paper/report (50~60%), and your presentation (20~30%), as well as your progress and work during the procedure of the research and attendance in seminary sessions (10~25%).

Important information:

Mid-term and final presentation sessions will take place via Zoom at 14:30.

Zoom Link: https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/69693558679?pwd=bWwxY0l1bWYrL3JjaWtkUmRsSDcyQT09

In any unforeseen circumstances, we will also conduct the Introduction Session on Zoom




DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Wed - 06.11.2024assessed03.10.2024 09:00 - 04.11.2024 00:00TISSMid-Term Presentation
Wed - 15.01.2025assessed03.10.2024 09:00 - 09.01.2025 00:00TISSFinal Presentaton
Thu - 16.01.2025assessed03.10.2024 09:00 - 10.01.2025 00:00TISSFinal Presentaton

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
18.09.2023 00:00 04.10.2023 23:59 04.10.2023 23:59

Registration modalities

If you have any issues regarding registration, please contact me directly.


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 504 Master programme Embedded Systems Not specified
066 938 Computer Engineering Mandatory elective


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

You should have a working knowledge of System on Chip (SoC), Embedded Systems and SoC Architecture Design (e.g., have passed 384.156)

Preceding courses


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