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CS 598 — Bachelor Thesis
(dt. Bachelorarbeit)

Level, degree of commitment Thesis module, required module
Forms of teaching and learning,
Private study under guidance,
360 hours (360 h private study)
Credit points,
formal requirements
12 CP
Course requirement(s):
Examination type: Bachelor thesis
German or, with the consent of the supervisor, in English,
The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for the degree program B.Sc. Computer Science. In the event of failure, a total of 2 attempts are available for the examination.
4 months,
each semester
Person in charge of the module's outline All lecturers of Computer Science


Supervised study of a problem from computer science with scientific methods. The work usually consists of literature work and independent work on the problem at hand. The Bachelor's thesis includes the appropriate presentation of the results in a written report.

Qualification Goals

The students are able to work on an extensive task from the area of computer science with scientific methods under guidance and to present the results appropriately in a thesis.


At least 114 LP must have been acquired. In addition, the following modules are required: Algorithms and Data Structures, Declarative Programming, Object-oriented Programming, System Software and Computer Communication, Technical Computer Science, Basic Linear Algebra, Basic Real Analysis, Introduction to Statistics, Selected Topics in Computer Science ("Seminar"), Database Systems, Logic, Software Engineering, Theoretical Computer Science.


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

  • B.Sc. Computer Science

When studying B.Sc. Computer Science, this module must be completed in the study area Bachelor thesis.

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Please note:

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