Bachelor Seminar "Aktuelle Themen im Informationsmanagement" - B.Sc.





General information



  • Module: Bachelor Seminar "Aktuelle Themen im Informationsmanagement"
  • Module number lecture: B.WIWI-WIN.0027
  • UniVZ: 801077
  • Cycle: Every winter and summer term
  • Registration: Faculty-wide online seminar registration platform. Please register using this Link.
  • Credits: 6 ECTS
  • Courses of study: Bachelor Wirtschaftsinformatik, Wirtschaftsinformatik-Diplom, Wahl BWL-Bachelor mit Spezialisierung auf Unternehmensführung, BWL-Bachelor weitere Wirtschaftswissenschaften
  • Type of teaching and learning: Seminar (1 SWS)
  • Examination: Presence at seminar dates, submission of research paper in groups, presentation and deep dive session with supervisor(s)
  • Language: German
  • Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Kolbe
  • Supervisor: Sascha Lichtenberg, Morten Gantner



Winter Term 2020/21



  • We have a limit of 30 students, who work in groups of two
  • The overall topics of this semesters seminar are: tbd


The seminar is practice-oriented and includes the development and documentation of an IS-artifact or prototype. Existing programming skills are not mandatory. The basic programming skills will be learned during the seminar. The development process of IS-artifacts will be traversed and the identification and use of proper programming tools and techniques will also be learned in the course.
The creation of the prototype will be done in groups of 2. The examination contains three components: documentation, presentation of the artifact, and presentation/discussion of the code and the developing process.

Important Dates (mandatory)

Please do only apply when you are available at both kick-off meeting and final presentation. No exceptions (e.g. study term abroad, other appointments, holidays, etc.) will be permitted.


  • Registration deadline (only via central platform): Please refer to the website of the central platform
  • Final notification for participaton (subject to change): tbd
  • Kick-off meeting including topic assignment (mandatory): 10.07.2020 – 09:00 - 11:00
    This meeting takes place online
  • FlexNow registration: 17.07.2020 – 12:00
  • Documentation and Artifact Submission: 25.09.2020 – 23:59
  • Presentation Submission Deadline: 02.10.2020 – 23:59

    • Voluntary Tutorials


      • 1. How to start programming? 13.07.2020 - 14:00 - 15:00
      • 2. How to develop a first application? 15.07.2020 - 14:00 - 15:00
      • 3. How to write a seminar paper? 17.07.2020 - 14:00 - 15:00
      • The tutorials take place online



      Summer Term 2020



      The seminar is practice-oriented and includes the development and documentation of an IS-artifact or prototype. Existing programming skills are not mandatory. The basic programming skills will be learned during the seminar. The development process of IS-artifacts will be traversed and the identification and use of proper programming tools and techniques will also be learned in the course.
      The creation of the prototype will be done in groups of 2. The examination contains three components: documentation, presentation of the artifact, and presentation/discussion of the code and the developing process.

      Important Dates (mandatory)

      Please do only apply when you are available at both kick-off meeting and final presentation. No exceptions (e.g. study term abroad, other appointments, holidays, etc.) will be permitted.


      • Registration deadline (only via central platform): Please refer to the website of the central platform
      • Final notification for participaton (subject to change): 13.12.2019
      • Kick-off meeting including topic assignment (mandatory): 24.01.2020 - 09:00 - 12:00
        SUB, first floor, large lecture room
      • FlexNow registration: 31.01.2020 - 12:00
      • Documentation and Artifact Submission: 10.04.2020 - 23:59
      • Presentation Submission Deadline: 12.04.2020 - 23:59
      • Final Presentation (mandatory): 17.04.2020 - 09:00 - 15:00
        SUB, first floor, large lecture room

      • Documentation and Artifact Submission: 17.05.2020 - 23:59
      • Presentation (Video) Submission Deadline: 24.05.2020 - 23:59


        • Voluntary Tutorials


          • 1. How to start programming? 27.01.2020, 14:00 - 16:00
            Humboldtalle 3, seminar room, ground floor (0.104)
          • 2. How to develop a first application? 29.01.2020, 14:00 - 16:00
            Humboldtalle 3, seminar room, ground floor (0.104)
          • 3. How to write a seminar paper? 31.01.2020, 14:00 - 16:00
            Humboldtalle 3, seminar room, ground floor (0.104)