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Centre for Teaching Development and Innovation (ZIEL)

Project Overview

Here you will find an overview of the current projects at H-BRS:


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SKILLS: Steigerung der Kompetenzorientierung im digitalen Lehren und Lernen (Increasing competence orientation in digital teaching and learning)

The digitalization of the workplace and the learning environment creates new demands on students and lecturers. The "SKILLS"-project addresses two areas:

  1. Development and promotion of "Future Skills" for study and work through peer trainings.

  2. Promotion of competence-oriented digital testing (e-assessment).

  • Project Management: Prof Iris Groß
  • Funded by: Stiftung Innovation in der Hochschullehre
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The Project " (Daten Analysieren, Visualisieren und Deuten)" (Analysing, Visualising and Interpreting Data) pursues the teaching of digital and data skills for students of all bachelor programmes at H-BRS. 

  • Duration: 01/2020 - 12/2023
  • Project Management: Prof Christine Buchholz
  • Funded by: DH.NRW
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FPGA Vision Remote Lab

Learn about image processing with an FPGA. Video lectures explain algorithm and implementation of lane detection for automotive driving. Real hardware is available as a remote lab.

  • Project Management: Prof Marco Winzker

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The project "E-val" deals with digitalization in teaching and learning with the aim of reviewing and optimizing current evaluation procedures and processes.

  • Project Management: Martina Grein
  • Duration: 06/2020 - 12/2023
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Projekt NEIS - Nachhaltige Ernährung im Studienalltag (Sustainable nutrition in the daily study routine)

"NEIS" is a project to teach students the connection between their eating habits and sustainability and to support a change towards sustainable and low-waste eating and shopping behaviour.

  • Project Management: Prof Iris Groß
  • Funded by: Ministerium für Umwelt, Landwirtschaft, Natur- und Verbraucherschutz des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
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Since 2012, H-BRS has been participating in the cooperation project of "KOAB" for graduate students. KOAB is a nationwide research project of ISTAT (Institut für angewandte Statistik).

  • Project Management: Cathleen Lüders
  • Duration: 2012 - until now
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Campusgarten (Campus Garden)

Our "Campusgarten", located in Sankt Augustin, is a place of silence, relaxation and shared gardening. The garden was opened in the summer semester 2021 and is part of the project "NEIS".

  • Project Management: Prof Iris Groß
  • Duration: 2020 -  until now

Joint Projects: OER

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Our aim is to prepare students as best as possible for the digital world of tomorrow.

  • Project Management: Prof Iris Groß
  • Funded by: DH.NRW
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The projects " Hochschuldidaktik im digitalen Zeitalter" (Higher education didactics in the digital age) aims to increase the digital competence of lecturers at universities in North-Rhine-Westphalia.

  • Project Management: Susanne Kundmüller und Prof Marco Winzker
  • Duration: 07/2020 - 12/2023
  • Funded by: DH.NRW
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The project "AR/" combines and integrates the key technologies, augmented and virtual reality (AR/VR), into teaching and research at universities in North-Rhine-Westphalia.

  • Project Management: Prof André Hinkenjann
  • Duration: 09/2020 - 08/2023
  • Funded by: DH.NRW
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The project "EILD.NRW (Entwicklung von Inhalten für die Lehre im Fach Datenbanken in vielfältigen Lernszenarien)" (Development of content for teaching in the subject databases in different learning scenarios) develops learning modules for database management.

  • Project Management: Prof Harm Knolle
  • Duration: 09/2020 - 05/2022
  • Funding Program:
  • Funded by: DH.NRW
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The project  "OER4EE – Technologien für die Energiewende" (Technologies for the energy transition) is developing digital teaching and learning materials for the topic renewable energy. It is led by the TH Köln, and also involves FH Aachen, RWTH Aachen, Ruhr-Universität-Bochum, HS Düsseldorf and H-BRS.

  • Project Management: Prof Tanja Clees
  • Duration: 09/2020 - 08/2022
  • Funding Program:
  • Funded by: DH.NRW

Here you will find an overview of other DH.NRW cooperations:

Completed Projects

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"Pro-MINT-us" was a project from the Qualitätspakt Lehre. In the period from 2012 to 2016 and 2017 to 2020, the funding included a capacity-neutral improvement of teaching, in particular through:

  • a study workshop
  • project-based teaching
  • writing consultations
  • "Schreibwerkstatt"