Universität Wien

051065 LP Practical Software Course with Bachelor's Thesis (2024S)

Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 25 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 06.03. 11:30 - 13:00 Hörsaal 1, Währinger Straße 29 1.UG (Kickoff Class)


Aims, contents and method of the course

The aim is to conduct an IT-oriented project (see » list of available topics). Based on the experience gained during the implementation of the project students should learn to carry out IT-projects on their own. The aim is also to combine previously acquired knowledge from the various courses during the study.

The bachelor thesis in the capstone project of the bachelor program. Hence, a thorough knowledge of computer science is required. Hence, the bachelor thesis should be tackled in the final semester of your studies.

Assessment and permitted materials

The evaluation includes the entire project, the implementation of the prototype as well as the written report. Allowed materials are clarified with the specific project specification. By default, reusing code or sources from other parties may constitute plagiarism.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The aim of this course is to demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the problems posed by the project tasks, as well as to enable the application of the necessary concepts, techniques, and methods to achieve suitable solutions.

Participants must meet the mandatory and recommended prerequisites of the course (see curriculum).

Grading is based on:
Presentation + Milestones: 10% (First three milestones: 3% (quality / quantity of progress))
Design & Code: 45%
Thesis: 45% (30%: Content (quality of proposed solution, conducted evaluation, etc.), 15%: Written report)

Minimum requirements for passing the course:
- 50% of the points for the thesis
- 50% of the points for the Code AND
- 50% of the points for the presentation

The grading scale for the course will be:
1: at least 87.5%
2: at least 75.0%
3: at least 62.5%
4: at least 50.0%

A detailed specification of the requirements, as well as a guide and notes on the implementation of the project, will be announced at the beginning of the course, together with the assignment of the project topics.

For details, please consult http://informatik.univie.ac.at/bachelorarbeit

Examination topics

Independent processing of the project tasks (project-oriented approach).

Reading list

Information on available topics for a Bachelor Thesis: https://mis.cs.univie.ac.at/teaching/open-topics-practical-courses-theses/

To get assigned a topic, you have to follow these » Instructions!

Literature and further details are announced by the supervisor in the course.

Association in the course directory


Last modified: Th 21.03.2024 14:25