315.282 Automotive 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.

2021W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • 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:

  • understand the motor vehicle (KFZ) as a system based on the legal definition.
  • describe the main components of motor vehicles in their functions and in their conception and execution.
  • give a historical overview of the development of the automobile.
  • to give an overview of the following subjects: structure, safety, tires, chassis, steering, transmission and basic concepts of vehicle dynamics.

Subject of course

After a historical review the physics and dynamcs and furthermore the main modules of a vehicle will be treated. Finally the safety of a vehicle for users will be covered in detail. Main modules are suspension systems, steering, braking systems, clutches and gear systems (including automatc and double clutch gear concepts).

The contents of the lecture are arranged as follows:

1. Introduction

2. Driving mechanics

3. Vehicle assemblies

4. Safety in motor vehicles

Teaching methods

It is primarily a classical lecture with the support of PowerPoint slides and a script as well as various videos and animations. In addition, typical vehicle components are brought to the lecture in hardware.

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Wed12:00 - 14:0006.10.2021 - 26.01.2022 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09 (LIVE)KFZ-Technik VO
Automotive Engineering - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Wed06.10.202112:00 - 14:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09KFZ-Technik VO
Wed13.10.202112:00 - 14:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09KFZ-Technik VO
Wed20.10.202112:00 - 14:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09KFZ-Technik VO
Wed27.10.202112:00 - 14:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09KFZ-Technik VO
Wed03.11.202112:00 - 14:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09KFZ-Technik VO
Wed10.11.202112:00 - 14:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09KFZ-Technik VO
Wed17.11.202112:00 - 14:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09KFZ-Technik VO
Wed24.11.202112:00 - 14:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09KFZ-Technik VO
Wed01.12.202112:00 - 14:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09KFZ-Technik VO
Wed15.12.202112:00 - 14:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09KFZ-Technik VO
Wed12.01.202212:00 - 14:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09KFZ-Technik VO
Wed19.01.202212:00 - 14:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09KFZ-Technik VO
Wed26.01.202212:00 - 14:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/94640889094?pwd=V2xESEVYUERYWUh3ZFpCdkhhTHI3dz09KFZ-Technik VO

Examination modalities

PLEASE NOTE: All exams at our institute are to be taken in GERMAN!

Exams to this course take place (in writing) at the institute's monthly exam dates! 

If you are between the grades 1 and 2 or 4 and 5 after the written exam, there is the possibility of an additional oral exam, on the 2nd Friday following the exam at 10 a.m.

As all our written exams take place in parallel, registration for only one exam is permitted per exam date! Multiple registrations will not be tolerated! Failure to turn up to an exam to which the student has registered will result in an 8-week ban on the exam (in accordance with section 18a of the Statute on Study Law)! De-registrations after the registration deadline will not be considered!

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri08:00 - 11:0003.12.2021 written05.11.2021 12:00 - 01.12.2021 12:00TISSDerzeit Ausgesetzt (Präsenztermin im HS ) - Allgemeiner Prüfungstermin E315 Paralleltermin
Thu09:00 - 11:0016.12.2021 Zoomwritten14.10.2021 08:00 - 13.12.2021 12:00TISSOnline-Prüfung "KFZ-Technik" - 7. Termin WS2020/21
Fri08:00 - 11:0014.01.2022 written03.12.2021 12:00 - 12.01.2022 12:00TISSDerzeit Ausgesetzt (Präsenztermin im HS) - Allgemeiner Prüfungstermin E315 Paralleltermin
Thu09:00 - 10:0027.01.2022 Zoomwritten01.12.2021 08:00 - 24.01.2022 12:00TISSOnline-Prüfung "KFZ-Technik" - 1. Termin WS2021/22
Fri08:00 - 11:0004.02.2022 written14.01.2022 12:00 - 02.02.2022 12:00TISSDerzeit Ausgesetzt (Präsenztermin im HS) - Allgemeiner Prüfungstermin E315 Paralleltermin
Thu09:00 - 11:0024.02.2022 Zoomwritten10.01.2022 08:00 - 21.02.2022 12:00TISSOnline-Prüfung "KFZ-Technik" - 2. Termin WS2021/22

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.09.2021 08:00

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 245 Mechanical Engineering STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
033 282 Mechanical Engineering - Management STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 445 Mechanical Engineering STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
700 Mechanical Engineering

Literature

Scripts and exam questions (in German!) on TISS available.

Miscellaneous

Language

German