181.201 Seminar Database Systems
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: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • to name relevant aspects of database administration
  • to reproduce the current database research for a chosen topic from the database administration area
  • to find the relevant literature for a topic from database research


Subject of course

Selected topics in current database research with a focus on database administration

Teaching methods

The students have to

  • prepare a seminar thesis for the chosen topice
  • give an oral presentation of this seminar thesis
  • review 2 seminar theses of their colleagues
  • reivse their own thesis based on the received reviews

Mode of examination


Additional information

ECTS Breakdown

 10 h presence in class
57 h research article (report, presentation, revision)
  8 h reviews
75 h = 3 Ects


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



Course dates

Mon10:00 - 12:0004.03.2024Seminarraum FAV 01 C (Seminarraum 188/2) first class
Mon13:00 - 20:0027.05.2024Seminarraum FAV EG C (Seminarraum Gödel) students' presentations
Wed13:00 - 20:0029.05.2024Seminarraum FAV EG C (Seminarraum Gödel) students' presentations

Examination modalities

The assessment takes into account

  • above all the seminar thesis
  • the oral presentation of the seminar thesis
  • the reviews of 2 other seminar theses
  • the revision of one's own seminar thesis

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
12.02.2024 00:00 03.03.2024 23:59 17.03.2024 00:00

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Availability04.03.2024 13:0008.03.2024 00:00
Concurrency and Consistency04.03.2024 13:0008.03.2024 00:00
Database Security04.03.2024 13:0008.03.2024 00:00
Performance04.03.2024 13:0008.03.2024 00:00
Storage Management04.03.2024 13:0008.03.2024 00:00



No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Prerequisite:  VU Database Systems 184.686

Preceding courses


if required in English