Problem-Based Learning

 

 

Lecturer: Professor Frank Fitzek
Main lecturer:
Professor Frank Fitzek
Assistant: Dipl.-Ing. Zuo Xiang
Co-lecturer:
Dipl.-Ing. Zuo Xiang


 

All courses will be held online due to current corona situation.
More information can be found in TUD Aktuelle Hinweise COVID-19.

News: Please register in OPAL (Group: Course Group PBL 2020/2021) no later than 04.11.2020. Please also join the TUD Matrix chat in room: #Course_Group_PBL_2020:tu-dresden.de for Q&A.  All available projects will be ready and uploaded to OPAL on 04.11.2020.

Overview

The course offers hands-on learning to the topics that are discussed in the “Communication Networks 3” course using a problem-based learning approach.

 

The course is organized as follows:

  1. Introductory part (2 meetings): We introduce the course and the problem-based learning approach. In addition, the chair members (supervisors) will offer ideas for projects.
  2. Forming teams and projects selection (3 meetings): Every 2-4 students form a team, select a project, meet the supervisor, finalize the project description, and send the description to Zuo Xiang.
  3. Project supervision and on-demand lectures (13 meetings): The students implement the projects and keep the supervisors updated. According to the topics of the selected projects, some lectures and exercises will be organized on demand (TBA). A project report must be submitted till TBD.
  4. Presentations (2-3 meetings): Team members present their project. Attendance of all presentations is mandatory.

 

Language of lectures: English.
This course is offered only in the Winter Semester.

Organization

Optional course, 9th Semester
Extent: 2 1 0 (V/Ü/P)
Wednesday, 09:20 and Wednesday 11:10 every second week (even weeks)
Location: TBD

OPAL

Please enroll in OPAL Group: (Course Group PBL 2020/2021) to receive updates and to get the lecture notes/slides. The registration is open till 5.11.2020.

 

Timetable

Date and timeRoomTopic
28.10.20 @ 09:20Online (Cancelled)(Course information is sent to all registered students via email. ) Introduction to PBL + Introduction of available projects. Available projects will be ready on 04.11.2020
04.11.20 @ 09:20Online or TBDIntroduction of available projects
11.11.20 @ 09:20Online or TBDForming teams + Selecting projects
11.11.20 @ 11:10Online or TBDForming teams + Selecting projects
18.11.20 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
25.11.20 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
25.11.20 @ 11:10Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
02.12.20 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
09.12.20 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
09.12.20 @ 11:10Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
16.12.20 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
23.12.20 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
23.12.20 @ 11:10Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
06.01.21 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
13.01.21 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures + Report submission
13.01.21 @ 11:10Online or TBDStudent presentations
20.01.21 @ 09:20Online or TBDStudent presentations
27.01.21 @ 09:20Online or TBDStudent presentations