Universität Wien FIND

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, changes to courses and exams may be necessary at short notice (e.g. cancellation of on-site teaching and conversion to online exams). Register for courses/exams via u:space, find out about the current status on u:find and on the moodle learning platform.

Further information about on-site teaching and access tests can be found at https://studieren.univie.ac.at/en/info.

Warning! The directory is not yet complete and will be amended until the beginning of the term.

052400 VU Information Management & Systems Engineering (2021W)

Continuous assessment of course work
Tu 05.10. 16:45-18:15 Digital


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


max. 50 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Due to the actual Covid-19 situation the whole course will be done via the digital channel (online). The respective links can be found on the Moodle-site of the course.

Tuesday 12.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 19.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 09.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 16.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 23.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 30.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 07.12. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 14.12. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 1, Währinger Straße 29 1.UG


Aims, contents and method of the course

Students understand the theoretical and practical mechanisms (concepts, methods, techniques and tools) of data management, web technologies and basic security mechanisms to design, realize and use web-based information systems.

This course introduces students to the following topics:
- Data Engineering (Parallel and distributed DBMS, Object-relational and OO DBMS, Semi-structuriered modelling, NoSQL DBMS)
- Web Engineering ((Virtualization, Containertechnology, Cloudcomputing)
- Security Engineering (Basic security services, encryption, security protocols)

The course consists of a theory part (weekly lecture) and a practical part (project).

Assessment and permitted materials

The theory and the practical part account for resp. 30 points and 70 points, i.e. maximum 100 points).

Point assignements consist specifically of
- written exam (30 points)
- IS specification (20 points)
- IS implementation based on relational DBMS (25 points)
- IS migration to NoSQL DBMS (25 points)

Mandatory requirements for a positive grade are
- final project presentation at the end of course.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

For a positive grade the sine qua non requirement is mandatory and at least 50 points have to be reached.
The grading scale for the course will be:
Sehr Gut [100-87.5], Gut ]87.5-75], Befriedigend ]75-62.5], Genügend ]62.5-50], Nicht Genügend ]50-0].

Examination topics

Contents of lecture slides.

Reading list

Lecture slides can be downloaded from the course website in Moodle.

Association in the course directory

Module: ISE

Last modified: We 15.09.2021 19:28