307.470 Safety Engineering for Chemical 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.

2021S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

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

  • interpret and apply definitions, terms and legal requirements of safety engineering in the process industries.
  • describe and use the following details for the design and operation of chemical plants:  risk analysis, explosion protection, fire protection, control of major accident hazards, functional safety, safety of machinery, dangerous substances at work places, basics of process safety, with the further goal to.

Subject of course

Concepts of Process Safety Examplary major accidents in the process indutries Hazard and Risk Analysis Basics of explosion protection European approach of control of major accidents hazards(Seveso II directive) Basics of fire protection Functional Safety Requirements on safety of machinery, safety and health requirements concerning dangerous substances at work places Austrian chemical act

Teaching methods

Presentation with examples

Mode of examination


Additional information

Information to the organisation during the corona pandemic are given in German language..

Actual lecture dates will be provided later.



Course dates

Fri14:00 - 15:0005.03.2021 Zoom Meeting - link see TUWEL (LIVE)Question time
Wed15:00 - 16:0021.04.2021 Zoom Meeting - link see TUWEL (LIVE)Question time
Fri15:00 - 16:0004.06.2021 Zoom Meeting - link see TUWEL (LIVE)Question time
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Written exam

Online exam – see German description.


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Wed15:00 - 17:0013.10.2021 Online Exam - Zoom Meetingwritten15.09.2021 08:00 - 06.10.2021 08:00TISSSS2021_2_Online_Prüfung-näheres siehe Beschreibung in TISS
Tue15:00 - 17:0023.11.2021 Online Exam - Zoom Meetingwritten02.11.2021 08:00 - 17.11.2021 08:00TISSSS2021_3_Online_Prüfung-näheres siehe Beschreibung in TISS

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
24.02.2021 15:00 22.03.2021 15:00 22.03.2021 15:00

Registration modalities

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Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 473 Chemical and Process Engineering