330.198 Product Management
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, 1.0h, 2.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

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

  • plan the product development process from the idea to the market launch and to divide it into its characteristic phases.
  • select suitable methods and procedures and assign them to the respective phases.

Subject of course

The content of the LV describes the current concepts and the procedural approach in the context of a new product development. First, the challenges and tasks of comprehensive product management in the development process are described and discussed. Subsequently, different approaches of a systematic product development are presented. The development process is described in its typical phases and phase-related action and decision focuses are discussed.

Teaching methods

A summary of the main course contents is made available to the students in the form of a presentation. This is supplemented by literature references, which provide a detailed description of the contents presented. In the course of the course, the contents are supplemented by numerous case studies and exercises, which are discussed and analysed with the students.

Mode of examination



  • Kohnhauser, Veit


Course dates

09:00 - 16:0018.11.2021 - 19.11.2021Theresianumgasse HS 2 Vorlesung
Product Management - Single appointments
Thu18.11.202109:00 - 16:00Theresianumgasse HS 2 Vorlesung
Fri19.11.202109:00 - 16:00Theresianumgasse HS 2 Vorlesung
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

The proof of achievement takes place in the context of a written knowledge examination.

In order to take part in an examination, it is necessary to register in time (for the respective examination date) in TISS. Students who do not meet the registration deadline cannot take part in the exam! Enquiries in this regard will not be answered!

Examination Barriers

In accordance with the study regulations (Mitteilungsblatt 2014, 3. Stück; Nr.22), the following rules apply to the cancellation of examinations.

§ 18a. (1)) The students are entitled to cancel their examinations orally, in writing or electronically with the examiner or dean of studies at the latest two working days before the day of the examination.

(2) If students do not appear for an examination without having cancelled their registration in accordance with paragraph 1, the Dean of Studies is entitled to exclude these students from the registration for this examination for a period of eight weeks at the suggestion of the examiner. This period begins on the examination day on which the student, despite having registered correctly, did not appear without having cancelled his/her registration beforehand. The affected students must be informed of the suspension in an appropriate manner.

(3) If the student can prove that he/she has been prevented from deregistering in due time in accordance with paragraph 1 by a valid reason (e.g. accident) or another reason worthy of special consideration, the suspension must be lifted.

It should be noted that use is made of the option set out in paragraph (2) for students who do not appear at the examination without prior deregistration.

Examinations: Registration by e-mail to lehreBTSP@tuwien.ac.at.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
05.09.2021 00:00 31.10.2021 00:00 04.02.2022 00:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Elective
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management Elective


Es wird kein Skriptum zur Lehrveranstaltung angeboten.

  • Brunner, F.J. (Hrsg.); Kohnhauser, V.; Pollhammer, M.: Entwicklungsqualität, Carl Hanser Verlag GmbH & Co. KG, 2013 ISBN-13: 978-344642796

Previous knowledge

Basic knowledge in production, logistics, quality, process and project management