Preliminary Semester Discussion for Master and Diploma Students

Type: Preliminary semester discussion
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Martin Schader, Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Inf. David Geiger
Hours per week: 2 (once only)
Date: Thu, 13th February 2014; 10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
Room:L15, 1-6, room 714-715
Content: Preliminary semester discussion for Master and Diploma Students of the degree programs Business Informatics, Business Administration and Business Education.

IS 530 Component-based Systems

Module:
  • Mannheim Master in Management
  • Master in Business Education
  • Master in Business Informatics
  • Diploma Business Administration
  • Diploma Business Informatics
  • Master in Economics
  • Exchange Students
Type:Lecture/Tutorial
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Martin Schader, Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Inf. David Geiger
Hours per week:2
Grading:Exam (60 min.)
ECTS:6
Course Language:English
Date:Thu, 10:15 - 11:45 a.m.; starting on 20th Februrary 2014
Room:O 129
Enrollment:Via ILIAS not later than February 15th, 2014
Consulting hours:By appointment only.
Contact:
Content:Component-based approaches to software development aim to build application systems from reusable, coarse-grained, self-contained, and marketable building blocks. This course provides an introduction to component models, focusing on the architecture of Sun's Java Enterprise Edition and the corresponding Enterprise JavaBeans technology. Participants need to be familiar with the Java language.
Literature:

IS 630 Machine Learning

Module:
  • Mannheim Master in Management
  • Master in Business Education
  • Master in Business Informatics
  • Diploma Business Administration
  • Diploma Business Informatics
  • Master in Economics
  • Exchange Students
Type: Lecture
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Martin Schader
Hours per week: 2
Grading: Exam (60 min.)
ECTS: 6
Course Language:English
Date:

Thu, 12:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.; a brief introduction into the course will be given on Februrary 20th, 2014.
The lecture at March 6 has to be canceled. Alternative Date: Friday, May 16, 13.45-15.15 in O131.

Room:

Castle, O48-O50 except on May 16th, 2014;
Castle, O 131 on May 16th, 2014.

Enrollment: Via ILIAS not later than February 15th, 2014
Consulting hours: By appointment only
Contact:

Tel.: 0621/181-1642

Content:Basic learning problems, e.g., regression classification problems (supervised learning). Different models such as linear classifiers, decision trees, neural networks, support vector machines, and simple types of Bayesian networks. Clustering and dimensionality reduction (unsupervised learning). The R language and environment will be used for analysis and graphics.
Learning outcomes and qualification goals:Students study and understand models in a research area at the intersection of computer science, artificial intelligence, mathematics, and statistics. They know how to apply the corresponding general methods and techniques to a vast set of applications.
Prerequisites:Formal: None
Content: Good foundations in Mathematics and Statistics.
Literature:
  • Richard O. Duda, Peter E. Hart, David G. Stork (2001): Pattern Classification, 2nd edition.
  • Christopher M. Bishop (2006): Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning.
  • Trevor Hastie, Robert Tibshirani, Jerome Friedman (2001): The Elements of Statistical Learning.
  • W.N. Venables, B.D. Ripley (2002): Modern Applied Statistics with S, Fourth Edition.
  • Brian S. Everitt, Torsten Hothorn (2006): Statistical Analyses Using R.
  • Tom Mitchell (1997): Machine Learning.

IS 632 Supply Chain Management

Module:
  • Mannheim Master in Management
  • Master in Business Education
  • Master in Business Informatics
  • Diploma Business Administration
  • Diploma Business Informatics
  • Master in Economics
  • Exchange Students
Type: Lecture
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Helmut Merkel
Hours per week: 2
Grading: Exam (60 min.) on 11th June,2014.
ECTS: 6
Course LanguageEnglish
Date:

Block seminar on several dates:

Sat, 15th February 2014; 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Sat, 22nd February 2014; 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Sat, 1st March 2014; 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Sat, 15th March 2014; 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Sat, 5th April 2014; 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Sat, 10th May 2014; 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Sat, 24th May 2014; 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Room:

O145 (castle)

Enrollment: Not required
Consulting hours: By appointment only
Contact:

Information:Content and Literature
Course materials:

Find all relevant course materials in ILIAS

IS 731 Master Colloquium

Module:
  • Mannheim Master in Management
  • Master in Business Education
  • Master in Business Informatics
  • Diploma Business Administration
  • Diploma Business Informatics
Type: Colloquium
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Martin SchaderM.Sc. Wirtsch.-Inf. Jan Mollner
Hours per week: 2
Grading: Marked presentation (30 min.) including discussion and questions.
ECTS: 30 ECTS thesis paper including presentation
Date: Thu, 13th February 2014; 12:00 to 01:30 p.m.
Enrollment: In combination with the enrollment for your final assignment.
Contact:

Content:During this colloquium, the participants will present the preliminary results of their final paper (presentations of 30 minutes; compulsory attendance, will be marked).

IS 732 Master and Diploma Seminar

Module:
  • Mannheim Master in Management
  • Master in Business Education
  • Master in Business Informatics
  • Diploma Business Administration
  • Diploma Business Informatics
Type: Seminar
Lecturer:Prof. Dr. Martin SchaderM.Sc. Wirtsch.-Inf. Jan Mollner
Hours per week: 2, block course
Grading: Written elaboration and final presentations
ECTS: 6
Course Language:English/German
Introductory Session: The introductory session will take place on 14th February 2014 (compulsory attendance) in L15, 1-6, in room 714-715.
Date:

Topics will be assigned by 14th February 2014.

Final Presentations will take place on 16th May 2014 in L15, 1-6 in room 714-715; definite timing will be announced later.

Submission of seminar papers on 12th May 2014.

Submission of slides for the presentation on 14th May 2014.

Enrollment: Registration for a specific topic is obligatory for the participation at the course. Please send an email containing your three preferred subjects to M.Sc. Wirtsch.-Inf. Jan Mollner by 13th February.

Please note that the number of participants is strictly limited.
Contact:

Content: This seminar of the Chair deals with changing topics in the sphere of object-oriented systems and is offered every semester.
Topics:List of Topics