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CS 420L — Practical Course in Software Engineering for Pre-Service-Teachers
(dt. Software-Praktikum für Lehramt an Gymnasien-Studierende)

Level, degree of commitment Specialization module, compulsory elective module
Forms of teaching and learning,
Lecture (1 SWS), internship (3 SWS),
180 hours (attendance in den Lehrveranstaltungen 72 h, preparation and follow-up inklusive Studienleistungen 78 h, Vorbereitung and Ablegen von Prüfungsleistungen 30h)
Credit points,
formal requirements
6 CP
Course requirement(s): Translation is missing, sorry. German original:
mündliche Prüfung (30 Min.)
Examination type: Translation is missing, sorry. German original:
Drei Studienleistungen: Auslieferung des erstellten Softwaresystems, Dokumentation und Präsentation der Ergebnisse. Die Studienleistungen sind Voraussetzung für die Zulassung zur Modulprüfung.
The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for the degree program LAaG Computer Science. In the event of failure, a total of 3 attempts are available for the examination.
One semester,
each summer semester
Person in charge of the module's outline N.N.


  • Problem analysis, design, implementation, quality assurance and documentation of a larger software system based on modern concepts and tools of software engineering
  • Planning and implementation of software projects
  • Iterative software development in which each iteration stage concludes with a milestone acceptance. The milestone acceptances are not exams, but provide students with feedback on the status of their project at any given time.
  • Presentation of project results
  • Discussing and planning the implementation of software projects in high school.

Qualification Goals


  • Use of scientific working methods (recognizing, formulating, solving problems, ability to abstract),
  • Ability to develop software in a team,
  • Oral communication skills, free speech in front of an audience and during a discussion,
  • Didactic preparation of course material.

Qualification Objectives:

Students will

  • gain practical experience in the systematic development of a larger software system along a defined software development process,
  • deepen their modeling and programming skills,
  • gain practical experience in the creation of high-quality software,
  • test structured teamwork over a longer period of time,
  • learn project management tasks under guidance according to principles of software engineering,
  • gain practical experience in documenting and presenting project results.


Translation is missing. Here is the German original:

Keine. Empfohlen werden die Kompetenzen, die in den Modulen Objektorientierte Programmierung (CS 110), Algorithmen und Datenstrukturen für Lehramt an Gymnasien-Studierende (CS 210L) und Einführung in die Softwaretechnik (CS 340) vermittelt werden.


The module can be attended at FB12 in study program(s)

  • LAaG Computer Science

When studying LAaG Computer Science, this module can be attended in the study area Specialization Modules.

Recommended Reading

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Please note:

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  • Summer 2018
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  • Winter 2020/21 (no corresponding element)
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