230.039 Railway Engineering 2
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to explain the special requirements to be considered in the planning, project planning, construction and operation of railway lines. In addition, students can describe the important topics for project implementation, such as EIA procedures, economic and legal framework conditions as well as the basics of project management. Furthermore, the students can name various sound generation mechanisms and noise protection measures for the railway.

Subject of course

Definitions, principles of engineering, system analysis of innovations in the rail sector, planning fundamentals, design work, project organization, public relations, noise generation and noise protection

Teaching methods

Lecture with practice and calculation examples;

Mode of examination


Additional information

For organizational reasons you will be asked to sign up for these LVA in TISS!



Examination modalities

The performance test is based on a written examination.


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Thu16:00 - 18:0020.06.2024HS 14A Günther Feuerstein written03.06.2024 08:00 - 18.06.2024 23:59TISSEisenbahnwesen 2 Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)
Mon16:00 - 18:0007.10.2024HS 13 Ernst Melan - RPL written23.09.2024 08:00 - 04.10.2024 23:59TISSEisenbahnwesen 2 Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)
Mon17:00 - 19:0011.11.2024EI 11 Geodäsie HS - INF written21.10.2024 08:00 - 01.11.2024 23:59TISSEisenbahnwesen 2 Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)
Fri14:00 - 16:0020.12.2024HS 13 Ernst Melan - RPL written25.11.2024 08:00 - 06.12.2024 23:59TISSEisenbahnwesen 2 Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)
Thu16:00 - 18:0023.01.2025Hörsaal AE U1 - 1 - CEE written23.12.2024 08:00 - 06.01.2025 23:59TISSEisenbahnwesen 2 Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)
Mon16:00 - 18:0003.03.2025HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH written13.01.2025 08:00 - 24.01.2025 23:59TISSEisenbahnwesen 2 Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)
Fri14:00 - 16:0011.04.2025HS 14A Günther Feuerstein written24.02.2025 08:00 - 07.03.2025 23:59TISSEisenbahnwesen 2 Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)
Mon16:00 - 18:0019.05.2025HS 13 Ernst Melan - RPL written29.04.2025 08:00 - 09.05.2025 23:59TISSEisenbahnwesen 2 Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)
Mon16:00 - 18:0016.06.2025HS 13 Ernst Melan - RPL written19.05.2025 08:00 - 02.06.2025 23:59TISSEisenbahnwesen 2 Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.10.2022 08:00 15.10.2022 23:59 15.10.2022 23:59


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 505 Civil Engineering Science Mandatory elective


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

For the lecture no previous experience is required. The completion of the course railways is recommended.

Preceding courses

Accompanying courses