Career orientation and practical relevance of course [?]
Research orientation [?]
Preparation for working life [?]
Didactical mediation of the subject matter [?]
Interdisciplinary relations within the curriculum [?]
Promotion of key skills [?]
Promotion of entrepreneurial thinking [?]
SPECIAL FEATURES (DEPARTMENT INFORMATION)
Teaching: method-oriented training profile; academically sound, fundamentals- and application-oriented broad study programme; diversity of possible optional subjects due to old-established, classical university roots; strong synergies in research and teaching; training tailored to meet the requirements of professional activity in a business or academic environment.
Equipment: modern computer pools partly with special equipment, WLAN access throughout, leading in e-learning (especially in the lecture recording area) and multimedia in teaching (projects with smartphones, studies on the use of tablet PCs in examinations), modern technical equipment in teaching rooms (smartboards, beamer/audio systems), technically very well equipped practicals.
Research: Research focuses in the areas: cognitive technical systems, cyber-physical systems and information systems as well as bioinformatics; cross-institute research and teaching with Microsystems Engineering in the embedded systems area; 2 major Collaborative Research Centres (Verification (AVACS) and Spatial Cognition); participation in areas of excellence BIOSS and FRIAS