The dates for the winter semester 2020/2021 are as follows:

Winter term 2020


Monday, October 26 2020 until CW3 2021


October 26 2020, Online (PDF slides)

Topic introduction:

see schedule provided, Online (PDF slides)


by appointment or e-mail only!


January 13-15, 2021 by appointment (more information)


In SELMA, there are two sub-modules for the main course you have to enroll into at a specific time.
In order to attend the lab you first have to enroll into the first sub-module below:

  • Module M1200-50040 Lab Sessions

    • Sub-module "Übungsaufgaben Lab Sessions"

      • Mandatory module for the assignments, enroll until November 9th, 2020, 23:59 // 11.59 pm (CET)

    • Sub-module "Praktikumsprotokoll 1 Lab Sessions"

      • You’ll get access to this module after you passed all assignments, enroll until CW 1 in January, 2021

For each module, you can withdraw until three working days (incl. Saturday) before the final exam is done.
Please see your examination regulations for this.

We offer weekly consultations for your questions about the assignments and construction of the robot.
For the exact date please see the semester schedule for the current term.

Brief overview

  • For the robot, you work in groups of 2 (or 3 if necessary) students

  • What is mandatory?

    • Assignments which have to be handed in on time

    • Usage of Git as version control system

    • Usage of Python as programming language

    • Implementation of programming templates we provide to have your code structured

    • Having a fully functional Lego robot for the final exam

  • What is highly recommended?

    • Check the announcements regularly

    • Visit our topic introductions