180.779 Seminar for Master Students in Business 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, 1.0h, 1.5EC
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  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 1.5
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • desribe the problem tackled in their master thesis and its relevance
  • select an appropriate resarch method to tackle the problem
  • define and present a approriate approach to solve the problem
  • evaluate the approach with respect to the problem definition
  • present and defend the proposal as well as the results of the master thesis

Subject of course

This seminar is mandatory for all students of the Master Business Informatics who are not able to finish their studies in the old mode with the Seminar4Master 188.967.

 Presentations of master thesis proposal and final results of the master thesis.

Teaching methods

  • Presentations on the status-quo of the master thesis.
  • Review of a proposal written by a colleague
  • Discussion on problem statement, methods, state-of-the-art, results and evaluation of the presentet proposals / final master theses.

Mode of examination


Additional information

When announcing each of the three seminar days, we will decide whether we go for a classroom session (default) or run a Zoom session.

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



Course dates

Tue08:00 - 09:0004.10.2022FAV Hörsaal 2 Preliminary Presentation
Tue09:00 - 16:0004.10.2022FAV Hörsaal 2 Seminar Day 1
Tue09:00 - 14:0006.12.2022Seminarraum Argentinierstrasse Seminar Day 2
Tue14:00 - 16:0006.12.2022FAV Hörsaal 2 Seminar Day 2 (Continued)
Thu10:00 - 17:0019.01.2023FAV Hörsaal 3 Zemanek (Seminarraum Zemanek) Seminar Day 3

Examination modalities

Assessment  of both presentations and of the review.

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 926 Business Informatics Mandatory


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Students are expected to have passed the seminar on research methods in the previous semester. Before presenting their own proposal students should have at least visited all method presentations of SE Research Methods.