242.022 EDP in Civil Engineering
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023W, SE, 2.5h, 2.5EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.5
  • Credits: 2.5
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

  • analyse texts and choose the right formatting (style sheets, LaTeX environments)
  • name the format environments in LaTeX and use them in scientific texts
  • use style sheets and field functions in Word to write scientific articles
  • use Excel to solve numerical problems in civil engineering

Subject of course

Basic and advanced functions in LaTeX, Excel and Word

Solving academic problems in civil engineering using standard software in civil engineering

Cause and effect principles, Influence of dependencies

Homeworks to exercise and acquisition of problem solving competence

Teaching methods

Presentations and discussions of exercises
Introduction into the software LaTeX, Excel and Word
Working on and solving of exercises (at home)

Mode of examination


Additional information

This course will be taught using TUWEL

Course language: German



Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Course dates

Fri08:00 - 10:0006.10.2023HS 13 Ernst Melan - RPL Excel 1
Fri08:00 - 10:0013.10.2023 - 01.12.2023Hörsaal AE U1 - 1 - CEE Vorlesung
Mon09:00 - 11:0013.11.2023CEE EDV-Lehrraum Kolloquium 1 Excel
Mon09:00 - 11:0018.12.2023CEE EDV-Lehrraum Kolloquium 2
EDP in Civil Engineering - Single appointments
Fri06.10.202308:00 - 10:00HS 13 Ernst Melan - RPL Excel 1
Fri13.10.202308:00 - 10:00Hörsaal AE U1 - 1 - CEE Excel 2
Fri20.10.202308:00 - 10:00Hörsaal AE U1 - 1 - CEE Excel 3
Fri10.11.202308:00 - 10:00Hörsaal AE U1 - 1 - CEE LaTeX 1
Mon13.11.202309:00 - 11:00CEE EDV-Lehrraum Kolloquium 1 Excel
Fri17.11.202308:00 - 10:00Hörsaal AE U1 - 1 - CEE LaTeX 2
Fri24.11.202308:00 - 10:00Hörsaal AE U1 - 1 - CEE Word 1
Fri01.12.202308:00 - 10:00Hörsaal AE U1 - 1 - CEE Word 2
Mon18.12.202309:00 - 11:00CEE EDV-Lehrraum Kolloquium 2
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

hand-ins and final exam

Group dates

Excel-ErsatzkolloquiumWed09:00 - 10:0017.01.2024CEE EDV-Lehrraum 242.022 EDP in Civil Engineering Excel-Ersatzkolloquium
Koll-E-1-LehrraumMon09:00 - 10:0013.11.2023CEE EDV-Lehrraum 242.022 EDP in Civil Engineering Koll-E-1-Lehrraum
Koll-E-2-LehrraumMon10:00 - 11:0013.11.2023CEE EDV-Lehrraum 242.022 EDP in Civil Engineering Koll-E-2-Lehrraum
Koll-LW-1-LehrraumMon09:00 - 10:0018.12.2023CEE EDV-Lehrraum 242.022 EDP in Civil Engineering Koll-LW-1-Lehrraum
Koll-LW-2-LehrraumMon10:00 - 11:0018.12.2023CEE EDV-Lehrraum 242.022 EDP in Civil Engineering Koll-LW-2-Lehrraum
LaTeX-Word-ErsatzkolloquiumWed09:00 - 10:0017.01.2024CEE EDV-Lehrraum 242.022 EDP in Civil Engineering LaTeX-Word-Ersatzkolloquium

Course registration

Use Group Registration to register.


The student has to be enrolled for at least one of the studies listed below

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Excel-Ersatzkolloquium13.11.2023 09:0013.11.2023 11:00
Koll-E-1-Lehrraum20.10.2023 12:0007.11.2023 12:00
Koll-E-2-Lehrraum20.10.2023 12:0007.11.2023 12:00
Koll-LW-1-Lehrraum15.12.2023 18:0017.12.2023 12:00
Koll-LW-2-Lehrraum15.12.2023 18:0017.12.2023 12:00
LaTeX-Word-Ersatzkolloquium18.12.2023 12:0018.12.2023 13:00
Teilnahmegruppe-2023W11.09.2023 08:0006.10.2023 12:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 265 Civil Engineering Mandatory2. Semester


Schranz, Suda, Pech:
"LaTeX, Excel, Word - Werkzeuge für den ingenieurwissenschaftlichen Hochschul-Einsatz",
4. korrigierte unbd erweiterte Auflage
ISBN-13: 978-3-903311-35-0
TU Verlag, Wien, 2022

Previous knowledge

Basic knowledge of standard software (Excel, Word)

Continuative courses