318.000 Robot systems and handling devices
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form
Quinn ECTS survey


  • 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 field of industrial robots and should be able to select the appropriate robots for applications, especially in modern production technologies.


Please register for the course, so you get the news directly per email.


Subject of course

In this lecture the students get an introduction into the main topics of robotics mainly industrial robots including peripheral devices for robot systems as well as robotised production cells. Topics: The industrial robot as a component of production automation, main parts ( grippers, gripping devices, drives, control devices, internal and external sensors), programming, application examples, development trends ( mobile, intelligent robots; humanoid robots, cloud robots,.........).    

Teaching methods

Lecture with practical demonstrations and videos

Mode of examination




Course dates

Wed19:00 - 23:0019.10.2022FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF 318.000: Robotsystems and Handling Devices
Wed18:00 - 23:0009.11.2022FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF 318.000: Robotsystems and Handling Devices
Wed19:00 - 23:0016.11.2022FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF 318.000: Robotsystems and Handling Devices
Wed18:00 - 23:0018.01.2023FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF 318.000: Robotsystems and Handling Devices
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

written examination


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Wed21:00 - 22:0019.04.2023FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF written01.04.2023 00:00 - 18.04.2023 15:00TISS318.000 Robotersysteme und Handhabungsgeräte
Thu17:00 - 18:0022.06.2023FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF written01.06.2023 00:00 - 21.06.2023 15:00TISS318.000 Robotersysteme und Handhabungsgeräte

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
04.10.2022 17:00 25.06.2023 17:00 25.06.2023 00:00

Registration modalities

Seminarraum E308 (E318); Favoritenstrasse 9, Stg. 2, EG Ort: Blockveranstaltung



Lecture notes for this course are available. Arbeitsunterlagen werden NUR in der Vorlesung ausgegeben

Previous knowledge


Accompanying courses



if required in English