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315.732 Automotive Powertrains
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, UE, 3.0h, 4.0EC


  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: UE Exercise
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

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

  • apply modern design methods and Computer aided processes to the design of an engine assembly.
  • integrate components in a given design space with respect to functionality, weight and manufacturing.

Subject of course

Design of engine assemblies with CATIA

Teaching methods

Computer-aided design (CAD)

Analytical calculations

Plant visit engine assembly

Periodic feedback

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Content of the design lecture:

- Design cam contour

- Design cam train and cylinder head

- Mass compensation crank train

- Design crank train and housing



Course dates

Mon14:00 - 17:0004.10.2021 Zoom (LIVE)Vorbesprechung UE KFZ-Antriebe
Thu08:30 - 10:3014.10.2021 - 04.11.2021 Zoom (LIVE)Jeweils Signum zu allen 3 Terminen
Fri08:30 - 10:3022.10.2021 Zoom (LIVE)Signum
Automotive Powertrains - Single appointments
Mon04.10.202114:00 - 17:00 ZoomVorbesprechung UE KFZ-Antriebe
Thu14.10.202108:30 - 10:30 ZoomJeweils Signum zu allen 3 Terminen
Fri22.10.202108:30 - 10:30 ZoomSignum
Thu28.10.202108:30 - 10:30 ZoomJeweils Signum zu allen 3 Terminen
Thu04.11.202108:30 - 10:30 ZoomJeweils Signum zu allen 3 Terminen

Examination modalities

Technical drawings assembly and component


Discussion work progress


Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.09.2021 08:00 01.10.2021 12:00

Registration modalities



Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
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


Ein Skriptum ist ca. 1 Woche vor Beginn der LVA im Sekretariat erhältlich.

Previous knowledge

1. B.Sc.

2. Lecture Fahrzeugantriebe Grundzüge, ideally advanced lecture on ICE

3. CATIA knowledge