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052520 VU Advanced Topics in Internet Computing & Software Technologies (2020W)

Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies and their Applications

Continuous assessment of course work

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Details

max. 25 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

!! NOTE: Due to SARS CoV-2, this course will take place in some hybrid form. Course units are held online, exams are planned to take place on-site.
All organizational adjustments due to regulations wrt the SARS CoV-2 crisis will be announced in writing for you as participants of the course in Moodle and also sent via e-mail.

Tuesday 06.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 06.10. 18:30 - 20:00 Digital
Tuesday 13.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 13.10. 18:30 - 20:00 Digital
Tuesday 20.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 20.10. 18:30 - 20:00 Digital
Tuesday 27.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 27.10. 18:30 - 20:00 Digital
Tuesday 03.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 03.11. 18:30 - 20:00 Digital
Tuesday 10.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 10.11. 18:30 - 20:00 Digital
Tuesday 17.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 6, Währinger Straße 29 1.OG
Tuesday 17.11. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Tuesday 24.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 6, Währinger Straße 29 1.OG
Tuesday 24.11. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Tuesday 01.12. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 6, Währinger Straße 29 1.OG
Tuesday 01.12. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Tuesday 15.12. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Seminarraum 6, Währinger Straße 29 1.OG
Tuesday 15.12. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Tuesday 12.01. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 6, Währinger Straße 29 1.OG
Tuesday 12.01. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Tuesday 19.01. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal I NIG Erdgeschoß
Seminarraum 6, Währinger Straße 29 1.OG
Tuesday 19.01. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG
Tuesday 26.01. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal I NIG Erdgeschoß
Seminarraum 6, Währinger Straße 29 1.OG
Tuesday 26.01. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal 2, Währinger Straße 29 2.OG

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The aim of this lecture is to support attendees in understanding, applying, and developing
blockchain and distributed ledger technologies and their applications.

! NOTE: Due to SARS CoV-2, this course will take place in some hybrid form. Course units are held online, exams are planned to take place on-site.
All organizational adjustments due to regulations wrt the SARS CoV-2 crisis will be announced in writing for you as participants of the course in Moodle and also sent via e-mail.

Assessment and permitted materials

Two written examinations (tests) during the semester. No aids are allowed during the exam.
Two assignments to be submitted throughout the semester, each will be graded separately.

Grading will be based on
- the completion of the assigned tasks
- the demonstrated understanding of the technologies and underlying theories.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Gain a more profound and thorough understanding of the topics presented in the course.

The final mark is calculated based on the two written exams (each 25%) and the two assignments (each 25%). In the context of each assignment, one can receive up to 4 bonus points per assignment, i.e., 12 bonus points in total.

To achieve positive grading students
- must submit a solution for each project assignment, and
- need to reach at least 50% of the maximum points achievable over all assignments, and
- need to reach at least 50% of the maximum points achievable over all written exams, and
- need to be present at each assessment meeting for the assignments if requested.

Grading scale:
89% <= P <= 100% Sehr Gut (1)
76% <= P < 89% Gut (2)
63% <= P < 76% Befriedigend (3)
50% <= P < 63% Genügend (4)
0% <= P < 50% Nicht Genügend (5)

Examination topics

All the topics covered by the course.

Reading list

Lecture Slides.
Required and recommended readings listed at the end of each chapter.
Additional papers will be available through Moodle.

Association in the course directory

Module: AT-ICS

Last modified: Th 08.10.2020 09:08