307.437 Engineering Design and Development of New Products
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


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

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to systematically develop technical products based on given requirements and then further develop them into a finished end product or series product.

Subject of course

Basic knowledge about different methods for development of products, techniques to promote creativity, specific methods like System Engineering, engineering method basing on the VDI-scheme, TRIZ-Method, WOIS-Method, Ideals Concept, Value Analyses Engineering, ABC-Analysis, working with design catalogues, Quality Function Deployment etc. Measures to shorten the time for developing a new product (Simultanous Engineering, Concurrent Engineering, Rapid Prototyping), safety, reliability and availability, quality Assurance during designwork itselve and as precaution and postulations for fabrication, development of product series.


Teaching methods

Discussion of the different product development methods.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Pandemiebedingt kann das Format der Abhaltung der LVA abweichen



Course dates

Thu15:00 - 17:0007.10.2021 - 20.01.2022GM 8/9 - Hörsaal des Internationalen Wiener Motorensymposiums lecture
Engineering Design and Development of New Products - Single appointments

Examination modalities

The examination takes the form of an oral examination.

The exam can currently only be taken online via Zoom. You will receive an access link after the registration deadline.


Preparation Exam:

Please tape an A3 sheet (or multiple sheets) to a wall or door (to simulate a blackboard) and position the camera directly on you and the "blackboard".

Please use a thick pen to write/calculate/draw.



DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Wed14:30 - 15:3013.03.2024Vortragsraum Konstruktionslehre oral01.01.2024 00:00 - 11.03.2024 12:00TISSMündliche Prüfung
Wed14:30 - 15:3017.04.2024Vortragsraum Konstruktionslehre oral01.01.2024 00:00 - 15.04.2024 00:00TISSmündliche Prüfung
Wed14:30 - 15:3015.05.2024Vortragsraum Konstruktionslehre oral30.01.2024 00:00 - 13.05.2024 12:00TISSMündliche Prüfung
Wed14:30 - 15:3012.06.2024Vortragsraum Konstruktionslehre oral30.01.2024 00:00 - 10.06.2024 12:00TISSMündliche Prüfung

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
06.07.2021 09:00 30.09.2021 00:01 30.09.2021 00:01


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


Als Lehrunterlage dient das Buch Konstruktionslehre von Pahl/Beitz.