280.351 Diploma Thesis 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


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

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to submit a diploma / master thesis, dealing with a topic associated to law and informatics, which has been written in strict conformity with the rules to ensure good scientific practice.

Subject of course

Presentation of new scientific literature and of judicial decisions as well as of tendencies in the field of legal policy as to data and information law. Presentation and profound discussion of the results of work on the diploma / master thesis. Peer review by means of delivering a written opinion as a so-called "advocatus diaboli".

Teaching methods

The seminar is held online: TUWEL-course and online meetings; structured guidance for writing the diploma / master thesis; intensive subject-specific and interdisciplinary discourse (within the group of students as well as within single coaching sessions); peer review.

Mode of examination


Additional information

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



Course dates

Thu18:00 - 19:3019.10.2023 Online via Zoom (Zugangsdaten werden am 16.10.2023 via Rundmail übermittelt). (LIVE)Kickoff Diplomandenseminar (via Zoom)

Examination modalities

The overall performance of the participating students is assessed continuously.

Course registration

Registration modalities

Persönliche Anmeldung beim Betreuer (Terminvereinbarung via eMail!)


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 933 Information & Knowledge Management Not specified
066 939 Business Engineering and Computer Science Mandatory


No lecture notes are available.


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