Problem-Based Learning

 

 

Lecturer: Professor Frank Fitzek
Main lecturer:
Professor Frank Fitzek


 

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

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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.
  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.

Module Description

  • Module Number: ET-12 10 20
  • Language of the course: English
  • Optional course, 9th Semester
  • Extent: 2 1 0 (V/Ü/P)

Course Schedule

  • Starting date: 20.10.2021
  • Wednesday, 09:20 and Wednesday 11:10 every second week (even weeks)

OPAL

Please enroll in OPAL Group: (Course Group PBL 2021/2022) to receive updates and to get the lecture notes/slides.

Exam

  • Content: Report + Presentation
  • Current time plan (TBD)
  • Final grade: G = (Report + Presentation) / 2

 

Timetable

Date and timeRoomTopic
20.10.21 @ 09:20BAR/0213/HIntroduction of PBL
20.10.21 @ 11:10BAR/0218/UIntroduction of PBL
27.10.21 @ 09:20BAR/0213/HIntroduction of available projects
03.11.21 @ 09:20BAR/0213/HIntroduction of available projects
03.11.21 @ 11:10BAR/0218/UForming teams + Selecting projects
10.11.21 @ 09:20Online or TBDForming teams + Selecting projects
17.11.21 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
17.11.21 @ 11:10Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
24.11.21 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
01.12.21 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
01.12.21 @ 11:10Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
08.12.21 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
15.12.21 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
15.12.21 @ 11:10Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures
22.12.21 @ 09:20Online or TBDProject consultation + On-demand lectures