2019 / 20
Computer Science, Department
Fachbereich Automatisierung und Informatik (Informatik)
- Friedrichstraße 57-59
- 38855 Wernigerode
- Phone: +49 3943 659-300
Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses
Degree courses with details
Further information provided by the department
Special features regarding teachingThe university has partnerships with 74 universities in 33 countries (primarily in Europe). The exchange and recognition of modules is promoted. The computer science department is setting up a double degree programme via the DHIK with the Tec de Monterrey.
Further information about study entry phasehttps://www.hs-harz.de/fit4abistudy/
Special features regarding the international orientationThe university has partnerships with 74 universities in 33 countries (primarily in Europe). The exchange and recognition of modules is promoted. The computer science department is setting up a double degree programme via the DHIK with the Tec de Monterrey.
Common partner universities for exchangeBusiness Academy South West, Dänemark; Lucian Blage University, Rumänien; Universidad de Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid; Mahidol University College, Thailand
Special features regarding the equipmentOutstanding and newly equipped laboratories for databases, GIS, mobile systems and robotics as well as IT security; Many newly equipped virtualized computer cabinets also for self-study; Lecture halls and seminar rooms with modern media and presentation technology.
Website with further information on research activitieswww.hs-harz.de/forschung/
Support for foundersstart-ups are supported in various ways: Events/workshops on idea and business concept development; formats designed to bring together students of technical disciplines with business administrators and other disciplines. Once a year, a 3-day event – Innovation Days – is organised where all necessary steps are explained and presented by experts, from idea generation to business plan. Students and external experts host the state-government-funded EGO Summer Academy for female school students
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsThe disabilities representative of the university is available to students who need advice. Examination adjustments/support, such as extending time allowed for examinations, substituting one type of examination for another, possibility of taking breaks during an examination or sitting the examination in a separate room.
Characteristics of diversity advancementThe contacts are the equality officers of the university and the departments. The aim is to attract more female students and support the departments in the process. Work placements and research weeks are offered as part of advertising. The equal opportunity officer is a member of the department executive committee and the appointments commission. There are various projects in support of equality and continuing education events. The ESF-funded state programme FEM-Power includes a doctoral post for women in Informatics.
Other special featuresDegree in Computer Science at a small campus university with a high practical relevance. Practical requirements are continually taken into account by the Computer Science advisory board when designing the courses on offer.
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Last update 2018: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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