Hasso-Plattner-InstitutSDG am HPI
Hasso-Plattner-InstitutDSG am HPI

Search, Read and Judge Scientific Literature (Sommersemester 2019)

Dozent: Prof. Dr. Erwin Böttinger (Digital Health - Personalized Medicine) , Ariane Morassi Sasso (Digital Health - Personalized Medicine) , Jan-Philipp Sachs (Digital Health - Personalized Medicine) , Suparno Datta (Digital Health - Personalized Medicine) , Daniel Lewkowicz (Digital Health - Personalized Medicine)

Allgemeine Information

  • Semesterwochenstunden: 2
  • ECTS: 3
  • Benotet: Ja
  • Einschreibefrist: 01.04.-26.04.2019
  • Lehrform: Seminar
  • Belegungsart: Wahlpflichtmodul
  • Lehrsprache: Englisch
  • Maximale Teilnehmerzahl: 30

Studiengänge, Modulgruppen & Module

Digital Health MA
IT-Systems Engineering MA
  • IT-Systems Engineering
    • HPI-ITSE-A Analyse
  • IT-Systems Engineering
    • HPI-ITSE-E Entwurf
  • IT-Systems Engineering
    • HPI-ITSE-K Konstruktion
  • IT-Systems Engineering
    • HPI-ITSE-M Maintenance


In this course, you will learn how to deal with scientific literature. The seminar will cover strategies for both the health and the computer science domain and be hands-on and interactive. You will learn and practice, how to search for and access relevant literature. Furthermore, you will apply strategies to read them in a smart and efficient way. In the format of a journal club, we will also read papers together, discuss them and evaluate their scientific solidness.


  • Weekly Assignments (not graded but mandatory)
  • Final Report Evaluating a Digital Health Paper (100% of final grade)


Tuesdays 5 pm, G3.E 15/16