EESYS-SEM-M: Master seminar

Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Thorsten Staake

Learning Objectives: Independent development and presentation of a research topic in the field of Energy Efficient Systems using scientific methods. Acquisition of competences in the fields of IS & sustainability, consumer/user behavior and energy systems.

Contents: Framework topic with changing contents from the fields of IS & sustainability, user behavior, environmental information systems, IT-based energy saving campaigns, data analytics and impact analyses.

Examination: In the course of the seminar students will write a paper which will be presented to the group of participants at the end of the semester. The presentation and discussion of the paper is usually 20-30 minutes.

Type: term paper, presentation Duration: 20-30 minutes

Organizational details:

  • 3 ECTS
  • Frequency: WS, SS
  • Seminar - 2,00 SWS
  • Language: German/English; literature mainly in English
  • To participate in the Master's seminar, an application must be sent by e-mail to the secretariat (
  • Registration/Topics/Procedure: Information about the seminar (in the respective semester) can be found in the UnivIS and VC-Kurs.