Module number: EI5092
Duration: 1 Semester
Occurence: Winter semester
Number of ECTS: 5
Professor in charge: Georg Sigl
Study hours: 45
Self-studying hours: 105
Modul exam with following parts:
- Written report about given topic and evaluation carried out on other seminar reports in form of peer reviews (50%).
- 30-minute presentation and discussion of the given topic (50%)
Exam type: written and oral
Exam duration: not specified
Possibility of re-taking: In the next semester: Yes At the end of the semester: No
Written paper: Yes
The following modules should be passed before selecting this module:
- Kryptologie or similar base-level course
Additionally, the following courses are recommended:
- Sichere Implementierung kryptographischer Verfahren
- Selected Topics in System Security
Topics on secuirty of systems for information technology with varying focus:
Students of this modul work independently on current scientific topics and write a scientific report, which is assesed by a peer-review process. Finally, a presentation of the results of the work is given to all module participants. The understanding of the topic is deepened by intensive discussion.
After successful completion of the module, students have knowledge on current problems and hot topics in the field of security of systems for information technology.
Afterwards, the students is capable to carry out scientific work on up-to-date topics in the field of security of systems for information technology, to write scientific papers, and to asses the value of scientific papers. Furthermore, students are able to present the acquired knowledge to a scientific audience by a talk.
An individual subject-specific task has to be solved by each participant autonomously.
With all tasks, a specific supervisor is associated who supports the participant. The support especially focuses on the beginning of the seminar where the supervisor helps the assigned participant to become acquainted with the topic and to find reasonable literature to start with. Supervisors will also provide hints to solve the task and to prepare the paper and the presentation.
Furthermore, a presentation training will be carried out and an introduction to scientific writing will be offered.
- Slides for presentations of the participants
- Peer-Review in Moodle