Lehrstuhl für Angewandte Softwaretechnik
Chair for Applied Software Engineering

Tutor FAQs for the following courses in summer 2019:

 

How can I participate as a tutor?

  • There are three possibilities how you can apply to participate as a tutor:
    • based on a contract with 12,5 hours per week (our preferred option)
    • a Seminar (5 ECTS)
    • a Praktikum (10 ECTS)
  • You can find the specific details on the corresponding sites: Seminar & Praktikum.
  • To apply, open one of the two sites, scroll down to "Tutor Application Summer 2019" and fill out the form.

 

What are my responsibilities as a tutor in EIST?

  • You correct exercises and provide individual feedback to the students on our interactive learning platform ArTEMiS
  • You prepare and hold 2 tutor groups.
  • You correct on average ~20 exercises per week.
  • You help to organize in-class exercises during the lecture.
  • You help with organizational tasks and participate in the weekly tutor meeting.
  • At the end of the course, you help in the correction of the final exam and the repeat exam.

 

What are my responsibilities as a tutor in POM?

  • You correct exercises and provide individual feedback to the students on our interactive learning platform ArTEMiS
  • You help to organize in-class exercises during the lecture.
  • You correct on average ~20 exercises per week.
  • You help with organizational tasks and participate in the weekly tutor meeting.
  • At the end of the course, you help in the correction of the final exam and the repeat exam.

 

What are my responsibilities as a tutor in SEECx?

  • You correct exercises and provide individual feedback.
  • You help with organizational tasks and participate in the weekly tutor meeting.
  • You help in the conduction of the final assessment at the end of the semester.

 

What are my additional tasks for a Seminar?

In addition to your tutor responsibilities, you are exposed to different learning theories.
You apply them in a real case study in a large class, you investigate the applied learning theories and you write a paper about your observations.
At the end of the course, you present your results in front of all other participants.

 

What are my additional tasks for a Praktikum?

In addition to your tutor responsibilities, you are involved in the development of learning tools which will be used in teaching a large class.
You investigate the applied learning theories and customize and extend learning tools to support the conduction of these classes.

 

When is the application deadline?

  • The first application period is until January 31, 2019 (contract + Seminar + Praktikum).
  • The second application period is until February 28, 2019 (contract only).

 

How much will I get paid?

  • The contract has 12,5 hours per week and is handled by the Faculty of Informatics.
  • Bachelor students earn 10,90 € per hour (592 € per month)
  • Master students earn 12,60 € per hour (685 € per month)

 

When is the weekly tutor meeting?

  • We will find a time slot so that all tutors can participate and discuss this in the tutor kickoff meeting in the week before the lectures start (i.e. between April 15 and April 17).
  • Please note, that the participation in tutor kickoff meeting and the weekly tutor meetings are mandatory.