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Selected Topics in Mathematics ("Seminar")
(dt. Ausgewählte Themen der Mathematik („Seminar“))

Level, degree of commitment Specialization module, depends on importing study program
Forms of teaching and learning,
Seminar (2 SWS),
90 hours (45 h attendance, 35 h preparation and follow-up inklusive Studienleistungen, 10 h Vorbereitung and Ablegen von Prüfungsleistungen)
Credit points,
formal requirements
3 CP
Course requirement(s): Seminar presentation (75-90 min.)
Examination type: Written assignment of a seminar presentation (10-20 pages).
The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for the degree program LAaG Mathematics. In the event of failure, a total of 4 attempts are available for the examination.
Origin LAaG Mathematics
One semester,
each semester
Person in charge of the module's outline All lecturers of Mathematics


The topics build on knowledge from intermediate modules and/or an advanced module. The respective main topic and the selection of possible lecture topics are chosen in advance by the lecturer and they are listed in the module announcement.

Qualification Goals

Students can work on an advanced mathematical topic themselves, present it in a seminar talk and engage in a scientific discussion.


The following modules are required: Linear Algebra incl. Foundations of Mathematics, Analysis I, Analysis II. Depending on the topic, the corresponding intermediate module may be required according to the module announcement.


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

  • LAaG Mathematics

When studying LAaG Mathematics, this module must be completed in the study area Specialization Modules.

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Please note:

This page describes a module according to the latest valid module guide in Winter semester 2023/24. Most rules valid for a module are not covered by the examination regulations and can therefore be updated on a semesterly basis. The following versions are available in the online module guide:

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