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: IT security, mobile computing, artificial intelligence, distributed information systems, software engineering, project management, mobile robots, system theory, micro-system technology, discrete signal processing, digital media, media technology, 3D computer animation, 3D game development, virtual worlds, media and web design, authoring systems, GUI programming, computer science and society.
Equipment: information security lab, robotics lab, real-time systems lab, thin film engineering lab, digital audio/video studio with blue room, 3D computer graphics and virtual environments lab, interactive systems lab and other research labs, additional 4 PC pools each with 21 computers for basic training, lecture theatres and seminar rooms with multimedia equipment (double projection, touch screens).
Research and Development: Internet Security (e.g., Internet Early Warning Systems, Trusted Computing, Anti-spam ), Combinatorial Auctions, Semantic Web, Agile Software Development, Multi-agent Systems, Web Engineering, Autonomous Systems and Image Processing, Rescue Robotics, Embe
Other special features: Entrance academy for university beginners, many tutor programmes, mentor programmes, courses for the impartation of key qualifications (IT Law, Technical English, Computer Science and Society, Data Protection and Ethics), Institute for Internet Security (IFIS) at the department, close cooperation with the Institute for Organisational and Technological Design (IOT), offers to schools (e.g. give studying a try)