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CS 613 — Advanced Software Lab for Big Data
(dt. Fortgeschrittenenpraktikum für große Daten)

Level, degree of commitment Practical module, depends on importing study program
Forms of teaching and learning,
Independent familiarization and execution of the assigned software development task, introduction and continuous supervision by a professor or member of the faculty,
180 hours (60 h attendance, 120 h private study)
Credit points,
formal requirements
6 CP
Course requirement(s):
Examination type: Software development (the term software includes all created artifacts, in particular, program code, planning documents, user and developer manuals, and presentation materials)
The module is ungraded in accordance with the examination regulations for the degree program B.Sc. Data Science.
Subject, Origin Computer Science, B.Sc. Data Science
One semester,
each semester
Person in charge of the module's outline Prof. Dr. Gabriele Taentzer


Problem analysis, design, implementation, testing and integration of a larger software system. Quality assurance and documentation of the system. Presentation of intermediate and final results.

Qualification Goals

Students will be able to,

  • use programming skills in working on a major software development task through all phases of the project,
  • plan and execute the modeling and processing of data as part of a project,
  • work in a team and structure a project under guidance according to project management principles,
  • to present work and project results.


None. The competences taught in the following modules are recommended: Software Engineering, Software Lab.

Recommended Reading

  • Depending on the development task

Please note:

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