330.265 Assistance Systems in Manufacturing 1
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, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

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

  • know relevant objectives and framework conditions of assistance systems in manufacturing
  • evaluate existing assistance systems and develop approache for their improvement
  • systematically draft assistance systems for deployment in manufacturing


Subject of course

Basic trends and developments in production, initial situation of production work in Central Europe, overview of existing assistance systems in production (work-assisted systems, decision support systems, human-robot interaction)

Planning, design and evaluation of assistance systems, participation-oriented design, evaluation and selection of alternate solutions, work safety, protection of personal data, context adaptivity, usability

Teaching methods

  • Active cooperation during the LV unit
  • Successful completion of three exercise example
  • written exam

Mode of examination


Additional information




Course dates

Wed11:00 - 12:3006.10.2021 Online via Zoom (Link in TUWEL) (LIVE)Preliminary Meeting, Introduction, Overview Exercises
Wed09:00 - 18:0020.10.2021 TU Pilot Factory (depending on the Corona situation)EX2: Introduction to Assistance Systems
Wed13:00 - 14:3010.11.2021 Online via Zoom (Link in TUWEL) (LIVE)Q&A 1
Tue12:15 - 15:2023.11.2021 Online via Zoom (Link in TUWEL) (LIVE)EX3 first Submission Delivery Meeting
Thu09:00 - 18:0002.12.2021 TU Pilot Factory (depending on the Corona situation)EX3: Use Case Implementation & Evaluation
Wed10:30 - 12:0012.01.2022 Online via Zoom (Link in TUWEL) (LIVE)Q&A 2
Wed09:00 - 13:0019.01.2022 Online via Zoom (Link in TUWEL) ( L I V E)EX4: Demo-Day (Presentation of Solutions from Exercises)

Examination modalities

passed examination + submission of exercises + active particiaption


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri14:00 - 15:3003.03.2023 https://tuwel.tuwien.ac.at/course/view.php?id=49530written03.02.2023 09:00 - 01.03.2023 09:00TISSOnline exam Ersatztermin

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
05.07.2021 08:00 09.10.2021 23:59 15.10.2021 23:59



No lecture notes are available.


  • Attendance Required!