Submission Form for Contributions to the Informatica Feminale*


*Your contribution will also be reviewed for the Ingenieurinnen-Sommeruni.

 

Application deadline: February 17, 2019

 


You can submit using this web form, email, fax or by writing to the following address:

University of Bremen

Informatica Feminale
Veronika Oechtering
FB 3 – Mathematics and Computer Science
P.O. Box 330440
D-28334 Bremen

Germany
Phone +49 (0)421-218-64469
Fax +49 (0)421-218-98-64469
if@informatica-feminale.de


Course Description:

Teaching languages

In 2019 we wish to gain the interest of international participants at the Informatica Feminale with courses in English and in German. Additionally we are looking for courses which use both languages.

 

You can offer your teaching in one of the three following ways:

a) only in German or

b) only in English or

c) in both languages: you will be asked below how your teaching languages will be used according to participants' languages.

 

If you want to teach your course in German only, please use our submission form in German language.

 

For the following data fields you are asked about your course description in English. If you are interested in opening your course to German speaking participants as well (variant c), please first write a title and an abstract in English, and then add a title and an abstract of your course in German.

Course title

Comments for follow-up courses

If a course was announced in a program of the summer universities in one of the years 2016, 2017 or 2018, we will only need the short term from that year (like IF DBS xx) and the year..

Please check, whether you want to change some specific aspects compared to that year. If so just fill in these fields below. ALWAYS fill in your address and the preferred dates.


Fill in the short term and your comments (if any) below:

Short description for the program
(12 lines maximum):

(Examples from summer universities)
The text shall be attractive, and outline the core elements of your course as well. Please use a gendered language oriented to your target group/s.

p.r.n. Explanations of your short description for the program committee Please use this to outline special aspects of your teaching or ask questions about requirements etc.

Add a title and an abstract of your course in German if you want to offer language variant c (= teaching language depending on the language of the participants).

p.r.n.
Course title in German:

p.r.n.

Short description for the program
in German

(12 lines maximum):

(Examples from summer universities)
Description of your use of languages in class – only fill in for classes with both languages
(please check a version)

 

Version 1:

Sprache/Language: Die Unterrichtssprache wird Deutsch sein. / The teaching language will be German. The Lecturer will provide support in English if needed.
Version 2:

Sprache/Language: Sind englischsprachige Teilnehmerinnen anwesend, wird die Unterrichtssprache Englisch sein! / If students who are English-speaking (but not German-speaking) are present, the course will be taught in English.

Version 3:

Sprache/Language: Sind englischsprachige Teilnehmerinnen anwesend, wird die Unterrichtssprache auch Englisch sein (insbesondere die Präsentationen der Dozentin)! / If students who are English-speaking (but not German-speaking) are present, the course will also be taught in English (especially the presentations by the lecturer).

Version 4:

Sprache/Language: Die Unterrichtssprache wird Englisch sein. Die Dozentin wird bei Bedarf Unterstützung auf Deutsch geben. / The teaching language will be English.

Version 5:

Sprache/Language: Die Unterrichtssprachen werden Deutsch und Englisch sein, entsprechend den individuellen Bedarfen der Teilnehmerinnen. / The teaching languages will be English and German according to individual needs of the students.



Course type (please tick a box)
Explanation


Lecture Course Seminar
Project Seminar lecture Talk/ Presentation
Lab Workshop  

Excursion/

Field trip

Plenum  

Duration of course

There is a schedule with fixed time slots at Bremen’s summer universities. You can add preferred dates as well limit them.


Longer Courses:

Duration
On an individual basis and in specific cases, different time slots compared to our Sommeruni schedule can be arranged with lecturers.

It is very helpful if you let us know about your reasons during registration.


Preferred Block/s from the Sommeruni Schedule:

(multiple choices possible; your course has to fill the whole block parts below - for example in Block I from Monday 12.-Wednesday 13.8.; view in detail Sommeruni schedule
See additional explanations to calculate teaching hours and credit points.

 

Block I (Mon 12.8.-Tue 13.8.)

Block II (Wed 14.8.-Thu 15.8.)

Block III (Fri 16.8.-Sat 17.8.)

Block IV (Mon 19.8.-Wed 21.8.)

Block V (Thu 22.8.-Fri 23.8.)

Block VI (Sat 24.8.)

Block VII (Mon 26.8.-Wed 28.8.)

Block VIII (Wed 28.8.-Fri 30.8.)



Your comments on duration and times:


Talks / Presentations / Panel discussions:

panel discussion of 60 minutes

talk including discussion with 30 minutes

 

Your preferred dates and limits can be written below. At this moment, we cannot yet announce specific time slots for that.

If you marked several blocks please write down which you prefer.

Preferred dates

no preferred dates or limits.

 

The preferred dates are:

If we cannot realize you suggestions, please write your limited dates or blocks.

Limited dates

Participants: (multiple choices possible) 

Open

Students from:

University
College
Student beginners
Advanced students
Bachelor students
Master students


Informatics/Computer Science
and / or especially the following subjects …

Doctoral students Scientists School Teachers

Practitioners

p.r.n. in the following field(s) ...

Text to announce the target groups of your course in the program
(please choose a version)
Please avoid version 1 and try to describe your target group; use version 6.

Version 1:

Zielgruppe/Target group: offen / open


Version 2:

Zielgruppe/Target group: fortgeschrittene Studentinnen und Praktikerinnen der Ingenieurwissenschaften, der Informatik und verwandter Fächer / advanced students and practitioners from engineering, computing and related fields


Version 3:

Zielgruppe/Target group: Studentinnen und Praktikerinnen insbesondere der Ingenieurwissenschaften und verwandter Fächer/ students and practitioners from engineering and related fields

 

Version 4:

Zielgruppe/Target group: Studentinnen und Praktikerinnen insbesondere der Informatik und verwandter Fächer/ students and practitioners from computer science and related fields

 

Version 5:

Zielgruppe/Target group: Studentinnen und Praktikerinnen aller Fächer / students and practitioners from all fields


Version 6: (your own text)

Zielgruppe/Target group:

 



Prerequisites for participants: (multiple choices possible)

None

Interested in:

Basic knowledge in:

Mathematics
Software engineering  
Computer networks

Other (or comments):

For practical courses:

The following computer skills:


The following knowledge about data and programming structures:


Previous experience with the following programming language(s) resp. programming environment(s): 


Previous experience with the following software system(s): 


Other practical skills or experience:

Other requirements: 

Text to announce the prerequisites of your course in the program
(please choose a version)
Please avoid version 1 and try to describe the prerequisites; use version 5.

Version 1:

Voraussetzung: keine /Prerequisites: none


Version 2:

Voraussetzung: Interesse an objektorientierter Programmierung, allgemeine Grundkenntnisse der Programmierung sollten vorhanden sein / Prerequisites: interest in object-oriented programming, basic knowledge in programming


Version 3:

Voraussetzung: Interesse an Datenschutz / Prerequisites: Interested in data privacy

 

Version 4:

Voraussetzung: Interesse an Bildverarbeitung, Informatik, Mathematik; Erfahrung mit Programmiersprachen; Kenntnisse von C/C++ sind von Vorteil, aber keine Voraussetzung. Eigener Laptop mit Installationsrechten und Systemkenntnis erforderlich. / Prerequisites: interest in image processing, computer science, mathematics; programming experience in C/C++. Own laptop with installation rights and system know-how necessary.


Version 5: (your own text)

Voraussetzung: / Prerequisites:

 



Course requirements for participants:
(multiple choices possible)
The estimated time is needed for the determination of Credit Points (ECTS).
Please notice the calculation of preparation and follow-up work.

None

Before the summer university

Short exchange of information between lecturer/s and participants (compulsory)
Studying of literature  
Introductory training with software systems
Preparation of presentation

Other: 

 

Estimated time expense of participants in hours of 60 minutes each:

During the summer university

 

(It needs to be possible to fulfill (almost) all requirements during the announced course duration. There is only little time for homework as there are also evening events during the summer school.)

Talk/Presentation
Guided exercise

Other: 


After the summer university

Written report on talk/presentation
Paper on exercised/programming assignments

Other: 

Estimated time expense of participants for this in hours of 60 minutes each:

Other requirements:


Credit Points and Appraisal:

Students from Bachelor or Master programs need to be given Credit Points (CP).

Please notice the hints on requirements, appraisal and grading.

Your recommendation of Credit Points and of appraisal for the course (p.r.n. with explanation):  

 

Learning Outcome:

 

Examination (for example report, exercises, presentation, self test etc.):

 

Do you plan to grade or to value students work:

(Work can be graded or be valued as "passed" or "failed".)

 


Number of participants

maximum  participants

Our programming courses usually have 10 to 12 participants.
Other courses have up to 25 participants, we prefer small groups.


Needed technical equipment during the course:

(multiple choice possible)
The lecturer brings her own computer.  
The operating system of the computer is: 

All participants shall bring their own computers = Notebook-Course

Both a classroom and a computer lab room are needed.

Only a classroom is needed.

Only a computer lab room is needed.

If classroom,
should the room be equipped with:

Overhead projector 
Board
Flip Chart
Pinboard – Quantity

Materials for moderation
Projector


Computer for the lecturer/s
Possible operating systems:


Internet access for lecturer/s
Internet access for participants
 (WLAN, Ethernet)
Recording tools: 
Sound  Video  Photo 

If computer lab,
the room should be equipped with:

Overhead projector 
Board
Flip Chart

Pinboard – Quantity

Materials for moderation
Projector

Recording tools: 
Sound  Video Photo 
Internet access for lecturer/s
Internet access for participants 

Possible operating systems:


Application Software
(p.r.n., let us know what software you will be using; this software needs to be available three months in advance of the summer university. Are the necessary licenses available? How often should the software be installed?):


Computer for the lecturer/s

How many participants should use one computer?   

Other room for

Other wishes about technical equipment, other comments, explanations?
Wishes about special teaching material, any necessary costs?


Interest in university didactic (only in German)
Interesse an Hochschuldidaktik

Wir planen, für einzelne Lehrveranstaltungen oder zu Querschnittsthemen einige hochschuldidaktische Beratungsangebote für die Dozentinnen. Diese sollen entweder im Frühsommer oder während des Sommerstudiums in Bremen stattfinden. Mögliche Themen könnten z. B. sein: Kompetenzorientierte Lehre, Strukturierung einer Blocklehrveranstaltung, Prüfungsformen, geschlechtergerechte Sprache, Gender in der Lehre, Stimmtraining, Coaching für die / Supervision der eigenen Lehrveranstaltung, ...

 

Falls Sie an einer solchen Beratung / Weiterbildung interessiert sind, nennen Sie uns gern Ihre Wünsche / Fragen oder machen weitere Vorschläge:


Lecturer/s:

1. Lecturer (she will receive the application confirmation)
Title
First Name
Name
Address



Company/
Institution
Street Address/
P.O. Box
Zip code
Place
Country (if not Germany)
Phone-office*

Phone-private*

(*at least one of these numbers)

Email
Please fill in the box – the application confirmation will be send to this address!

Short biography/ies of the lecturer(s) for publication in the program

(5 lines maximum each)
(Examples)

We kindly ask lecturers who attend the summer university for the first time to give a short description of your professional background (if needed, in an extra email).

p.r.n. 2. Lecturer
Title
First Name
Name
Address



Company/
Institution
Street Address/
P.O. Box
Zip code
Place
Country (if not Germany)
Phone-office*

Phone-private*

(*at least one of these numbers)

Email

Short biography/ies of the lecturer(s) for publication in the program

(5 lines maximum each)
(Examples)

We kindly ask lecturers who attend the summer university for the first time to give a short description of your professional background (if needed, in an extra email).

Child Care

Child Care is free of charge. Please describe when and for how many children of what age you need child care while teaching at the summer university.

Child Care

 



Comments
If consultation is needed, I / we can be reached best under the following:

I / We agree to the storing of this data in the data base of the summer university. The Informatica Feminale is allowed to use my/our address data until revocation to send me/us information about the upcoming and future summer schools. (In case of course acceptance some information will be published in the program. You will be notified about this beforehand and asked for special permission.) Datenschutz-Hinweise


I / We agree that (in case of course acceptance) my/our name, institution, p.r.n. official address and email address will be published in the internal list of teachers at the summer school.

After sending this form, you will receive a confirmation sent to the email address provided for the first lecturer. If you do not receive a confirmation, please contact the organizer.

Please pay attention whether you actually receive the confirmation email – otherwise the sending of the application form was not successful!

 

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